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How Do You File for an Auto Glass Repair Claim?

How Do You File for an Auto Glass Repair Claim?

A chipped, cracked or damaged windshield can happen any time of the year. Whether the damage is the size of a dime or a large "bullseye" crack, driving around with damage can compromise the safety of your windshield and also impair your vision. Fortunately, if you...

Filing a Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Claim

Filing a Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Claim

If you’re a driver in Massachusetts, there are four types of compulsory coverage, or mandatory car insurance requirements, vehicle owners must meet to legally operate a motor vehicle. One of those four required coverages is Personal Injury Protection, or PIP. Often...

How to File a Homeowner’s Claim

How to File a Homeowner’s Claim

Owning a home is one of the biggest investments you will make in your life. But sometimes that investment comes with challenges. Six percent of insured homes had to file a claim in 2020, according to the ISO. Among the homeowners insurance claims filed that year, the...

How to File an Auto Damage Claim

How to File an Auto Damage Claim

When you get into a car crash, the last thing you want is to be stressed by the claims and repairs process. At MAPFRE Insurance, we work with you to get you back on the road as soon as possible. If you do get into an accident, first check to see if anyone is hurt and...

Insuring Your Jewelry and Other Valuables

Insuring Your Jewelry and Other Valuables

Are you planning on gifting (or getting) jewelry anytime soon? Maybe you inherited your father’s old pocket watch or firearm. Or, maybe you just splurged on an expensive painting or sculpture to decorate your new place. If you own any type of valuable item that is...

What Determines Auto Insurance Rates and How You Can Lower Them

What Determines Auto Insurance Rates and How You Can Lower Them

While auto insurance rates fluctuate from time to time, you may not realize why. Higher premiums can certainly be frustrating but it’s important to know what insurance carriers base their decisions on. More recently, inflation has played a role in the increase of auto...

Why You Need Condo Insurance

Why You Need Condo Insurance

Are you contemplating buying a condominium but aren’t sure if you need condo insurance? While it’s not required by law in many states, most lenders or banks won’t give you a mortgage unless you provide proof you have insurance first.  Besides, having condo insurance...

What Happens If Car Insurance Is Canceled?

What Happens If Car Insurance Is Canceled?

There are several reasons why car insurance might be canceled by the insurance provider or by the policyholder themselves. But what happens if car insurance is canceled? Having insurance is a legal requirement before taking a vehicle out on the road, so making sure...

What Does Medical Coverage Mean on Auto Insurance?

What Does Medical Coverage Mean on Auto Insurance?

Everyone is required to have some level of car insurance when they take their vehicles on the roads. However, there are different levels of coverage that drivers can choose from when buying protection for their vehicles. One of those types of coverage is medical...