6 Little Helpers for a Happy Holiday

Keep your home and family safe this holiday season with a few home prep tips from Sheltr.

The holidays should be a fun time of year filled with family and festivities. However, an unexpected home emergency can quickly bring an end to all the joy and merriment. Here are some home maintenance and protection tips

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Planning vs. Panic: What to Do Before and After a Hurricane

Don’t panic, plan for what could lie ahead.

Every year in the United States from about June through November, Atlantic and eastern Pacific coasts brace themselves for “hurricane season,” preparing to either evacuate or hunker down and wait it out. When a hurricane begins to build over the ocean, a flurry of preparations begin ashore.

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All About the Hippo Claims Process

 

From broken windows to water leaks, we’re there for you in your time of need.

Hippo’s claims concierge team ensures you obtain the most effective resolution as quickly as possible.

A homeowners insurance policy protects your home and possessions in the case of loss due to a covered peril including but not limited to …

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5 things to consider when reviewing your homeowners insurance policy

The best way to evaluate your next home insurance policy

Most homeowners can agree that insurance is a necessity, whether it’s for offering protection, providing peace of mind or simply because mortgage lenders require it. Having coverage isn’t nearly enough, though. You want to make sure you have the right coverage at the right cost, …

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7 Creative Ways to Finance a Home Purchase

 

Don’t kill your creativity when it comes to financing your new home purchase.

Buying a home is a major decision financially and emotionally. When you have a steady income and feel ready to establish roots, you’re probably ready to take the leap. But just like there isn’t one right home for everyone, there

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Hippo Enchants New Mexico Homeowners

Hippo in New Mexico
Hot as chili peppers

Between extraterrestrial sightings, a hotly contested debate over chili preferences and a minor league baseball team with a name from “The Simpsons,” it’s safe to say New Mexico is unlike any other state in the nation.

The Land of Enchantment’s multicultural population, desert climate and inspiring landscape have attracted 2 million …

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4 Ways Keeping Your Home Tidy Can Save You Money

Keep your home tidy and your wallet full.

Thanks in part to organization guru and New York Times bestselling author Marie Kondo’s new Netflix show, it seems like everyone is tidying up. From decluttering to employing clever storage techniques, a new year can feel like the perfect time to organize your home and simplify

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The Pros and Cons of Moving to the Country

County living? Or urban dweller? Find out here.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, rural areas cover 97% of the nation’s land area but contain less than 20% of the population. Trading hectic city streets for secluded country hills could provide a much-needed dose of space and simplicity.

A bucolic life isn’t all goat

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Another Year of Hippo in the Books

 

End of year, wrap and reflections.

2017 was infamously the costliest year on record for natural disasters. However, between the Mendocino and Carr Fires, Hurricanes Florence and Michael and Subtropical Storm Alberto, I predict 2018 may just take the title. While we at Hippo have been watching traditional insurance companies keep up

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7 Ways to Evaluate Expenses and Save Money in the New Year

7 Ways to evaluate expenses and save money in 2018

As the year comes to a close, many of us are looking ahead to the new year. Regardless of whether you kept the resolutions you made last January, you’ll soon have a clean slate. This is the perfect time to reevaluate your budget and consider making some changes. But that doesn’t mean you have to

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