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Why should you trust our buying tips? Because United Policyholders is a non-profit consumer organization that’s on your side. We don’t sell insurance. We don’t accept donations from insurance companies. We’re consumer advocates…we want you to get your money’s worth. By using our buying tips, you can avoid many of the problems we’ve seen in our twenty years helping people with home, business, health, life, disability, and auto insurance claims. We know you want to pay the least for the most. But we also know you want to be covered if something bad happens.

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Picking a good insurance agent or broker    PUBLICATION

How to find a good agent or broker to advise you and help you find the right coverage.

Shop Smart - Tips for Insuring Your Home    PUBLICATION

What you need to know for full protection without wasting money

What's UP with Renters Insurance?    PUBLICATION

What do you get when you buy a renters insurance policy

Earthquake Insurance Shopping Resources for Homeowners    PUBLICATION

Limited options make it easier than shopping for auto or homeowners coverage.

Earthquake Insurance for Renters    PUBLICATION

Buying earthquake insurance may be a smart move! You must have standard renter's insurance to add earthquake coverage

Do's And Don'ts When Insuring Your Home    PUBLICATION

Avoid the costly mistake of being underinsured. Tips for buying the right amount of insurance for your home and property

What to look for in homeowners insurance    PUBLICATION

For something as important as your home, the right coverage is critical.

How to Avoid the Underinsurance Crisis    PUBLICATION

Do you know what you are paying for? - Take action now to make sure you're really covered