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Mainstreet is your source for expert insurance advice. We provide professional insurance tips, news and information on term and whole life insurance, home and auto insurance, health insurance, pet insurance and much more. Get guidance on what types of insurance you should consider, how much coverage you should have, the costs involved, and how to receive the lowest rates. With Mainstreet, you'll have the valuable insurance advice and insights you need to protect your family and your assets.


When It Makes Sense to Borrow From Your Life Insurance Policy

2:37 pm, May 27, 2014

Borrowing from your life insurance policy can be a better bet than taking out a loan from your 401(k) or credit card, experts said.


Moms Skimp on Insurance Coverage

11:52 am, May 12, 2014

Millennial moms are less likely to be covered by life insurance than Millennial fathers.

buying a home

You Have to Make Buying Homeowners Insurance Personal

9:00 am, May 12, 2014

Don't spend more time on granite countertops than you do choosing a policy.


5 Tips on Buying Disability Insurance

9:00 am, May 07, 2014

Workers fooling themselves about the need for disability insurance is virtually an epidemic, but about one in four will need it.


Average Homeowner's Policy May Not Cover Violent Corpse Explosion

3:02 pm, April 29, 2014

Florida resident gets unlikely reminder of the value of flood insurance.


Insurance Field Guide: When and Why to Buy

12:39 pm, April 21, 2014

In the most literal sense insurance is a gamble, and in every casino the house always wins.


What Obamacare Won't Change: No Coverage for Medicinal Marijuana

10:57 pm, April 09, 2014

Insurance companies don't cover treatment with marijuana, which can be pricey, and Obamacare offers no relief.

health care

Missed the ACA Deadline? Here Are Some Options

9:00 am, April 07, 2014

Some consumers may still have coverage options, especially if their online registration got started before March 31.


Ignoring an Insurance Rate Hike Could Cost You Even More

10:47 am, March 31, 2014

Consumer groups claim insurance companies target consumers who accept rate hikes for even further increases.

health care

Your Last-Minute Health Care Sign-Up Survival Guide

9:00 am, March 27, 2014

It's literally last call for millions of Americans to abide by Uncle Sam's mandate to buy private health insurance by March 31.

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