Insurance Advice

Professional Insurance Tips, Advice and Information

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.

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.


Life Insurance Settlement: Why It's O.K. To Have a Third Party With a Vested Interest in Your Death

11:14 am, March 18, 2014

Life insurance policies can be acquired by companies, such as Lifeline, which make up a secondary life insurance market.


Mystery Tech Billionaire Purchased $210 Million Life Insurance Policy: Too Much?

8:08 am, March 18, 2014

The tech billionaire's insurance policy is worth $40 million before death, but how much is too much when purchasing life insurance?


Los Angeles Rocked By Quake

8:50 am, March 17, 2014

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake rocks Los Angeles.
A 5.8 earthquake hit Southern California today, a reminder that earthquake preparedness is crucial.


This Finance Must-Do in 2014 Is Often Forgotten

8:35 am, March 03, 2014

Making sure you have the appropriate coverage is key to your financial security.

real estate

Your Insurance Company Could Deny Your Claim if You Don't Have This

12:59 pm, January 03, 2014

Be sure you have this if you want homeowner's or renter's insurance.


How to Choose the Right Life Insurance

4:11 pm, December 19, 2013

TheStreet's personal finance expert Lauren Lyons Cole explains how to choose the right life insurance policy for your budget and lifestyle.


'Bum Bum Insurance'? The Craziest Things You Can Insure

12:02 pm, November 29, 2013

Immaculate Conception insurance and other nutso policies out there.


Life Insurance Can Replace Dicey Credit Card Insurance

8:15 am, October 31, 2013

For a monthly fee, some credit card issuers offer provisions that defer payments for card holders who experience such instances of job loss and illness.


Are You Worth More Dead Than Alive?

2:00 pm, September 23, 2013

Education yourself on life settlement to avoid unpaid life insurance benefits.

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