If you watch pundits like Suze Orman and others, you’ve probably heard about long term care insurance.  Long term care insurance is designed to cover your expenses should you need long term care.  It’s a difficult situation when someone needs long term care, and it can also be very expensive.  Here is what you need… (5 comments)

If you’re planning on renting out your home, or are buying a property to use as a rental, it is important to consider the type of insurance you need to buy and why it is different than regular home owner’s insurance.  If you are going to be a landlord, you essentially need landlord insurance, which… (1 comment)

This is a guest post. As Tammy Wynette famously said – or at least, sang – sometimes it’s hard to be a woman. And we’re not just talking about giving all your love to just one man. Being a woman can mean a lot of different things. Ignoring the stereotypes, instead we will focus on… (3 comments)

This post was featured in Carnival of Personal Finance at Compounding Returns Every time one of our pets gets sick, I ask myself this question: why don’t we have pet insurance? In October our six-year old cat, Charlie (yes, this is his photo), suddenly stopped eating and drinking. He was lethargic and sleeping all day… (27 comments)