S. J. Markham & Son, Inc. Blog: personal items
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Monday, February 17, 2020Would you be surprised to know that your engagement ring might not be fully covered under your current insurance policy? It's true. Most insurance policies have limits for expensive items. If your limit for jewelry is set at $1,000 and your engagement ring costs $4,000, you can only expect $1,000 from your insurance policy, no matter what. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 19, 2019 Similar to homeowner's insurance, renter's insurance covers the cost of replacing your items if they are lost or stolen in a covered event, but this type of insurance can also cover your costs if you need to temporarily move to a hotel. Renter's insurance also covers liability and medical costs if someone is hurt in your home. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, November 22, 2017Thanksgiving may seem inconspicuous, but this is a holiday filled with unsuspecting terrors, and we aren't referring to your relatives.... While you may not be surprised that there are four times as many cooking fires on Thanksgiving compared to any other day, you might not know that the day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day of the year for plumbers. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 6, 2017Set up utilities, buy furniture, determine which outlets do not work... The list of things you need to accomplish once you move into a new apartment or house is long. Between signing paperwork and putting the welcome mat out, determining if you need rental insurance can easily be forgotten. READ MORE >>
Monday, February 13, 2012 Happy Valentine's Day- is your jewelry protected? Did you know you can schedule your valuable jewelry onto your Homeowner's policy? Protect yourself against fire, theft, or loss by sending in an appraisal of your jewelry today, we'd be happy to update your policy. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 If you're a die-hard Black Friday shopper, you've had all of this planned out for over a month. You know the best deals and the exact percentage of savings on each item, you have a map of the store and a plan of attack. You even have your Black Friday outfit ready to go and your K cups and favorite travel mug already stuck in the Keurig machine. READ MORE >>