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Information covered in the Illinois Insurance Hotline blog is intended to provide general information and guidance, and should not be considered legal advice.

Can a self-employed person get disability insurance?

Jul 6, 2022, 10:44 AM

Disability insurance covers lost income when an illness or injury prevents you from working. There are two different kinds of disability insurance - short term and long term. Employers often offer both types. Self-employed individuals usually lean toward long term disability coverage due to pricing. Click on the link to learn more about disability insurance.

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Lightning Awareness + Homeowners Insurnace Part 2

Jun 29, 2022, 10:00 AM

Lightning strikes cause thousands of dollars in property loss each year. Individuals often turn to insurance companies when their property is damaged by lightning. Click on the link below to learn how homeowners insurance covers lightning-related property damage.

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Lightning Safety, Awareness Tips

Jun 22, 2022, 10:40 AM

Lightning strikes occur throughout the year but are most common in the summer months. The National Weather Service has designated June 19 - 25 as National Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Click on the link below to learn how to protect yourself and loved ones when lightning is nearby.

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Does a child need life insurance?

Jun 15, 2022, 10:15 AM

Children do not typically support the family monetarily, making life insurance on them optional. Still, there are reasons to consider buying life insurance for your son or daughter. Click on the link to learn more.

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How does SR-22 insurance work?

Jun 8, 2022, 10:29 AM

SR-22 insurance refers to an auto policy that comes with a financial responsibility certificate. Click on the link below for more information.

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