Topic: insurance

Video: Understanding Beneficiary Designation

NOVATO − Host, Sarah Rutan: Whether you have or are planning to make a legal will or trust, you’ll need to know some important guidelines regarding beneficiary designation. Today we’re in Novato with Carl Lundgren of Mitchell & Mitchell Insurance Agency to learn…Read More

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Common Mistakes Regarding Beneficiary Designations

NOVATO − If you’ve established a will or trust, you’re probably familiar with the term “beneficiary designation.” A beneficiary is any person or entity to whom you designate control of your finances and possessions in the event that you pass…Read More

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Video: Avoiding Pitfalls with the Affordable Care Act

SANTA ROSA − Host, Sarah Rutan: If you’re a business owner, you’ll want to be aware of upcoming changes to the Affordable Care Act and how they will affect you. Today we’re in Santa Rosa with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor David Hodges…Read More

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Video: Maximizing the Value of Your Totaled Car

CONCORD − Host, Sarah Rutan: In the unfortunate event that your car is totaled, it’s important to know how to maximize its insurance value. Today we’re in Concord with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor, Rich Lezcano of Simply Superior Auto Body to learn…Read More

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How to Get the Most Value for Your Totaled Car

CONCORD − Following an accident, an insurance company may deem a car to be “totaled,” which means they reimburse the owner for its cash value rather than repair it. The problem is, it’s not unusual for an insurer to value…Read More

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How to Choose a Quality Painting Contractor

FAIRFAX − When choosing a painting contractor, a common strategy many homeowners employ is to get estimates from three different companies and choose the one whose price falls in the middle. While this may seem like a good way to…Read More

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Video: Your Right To Select A Repair Facility

SAN JOSE – Host, Sarah Rutan: After an accident, it is simple to go with a shop that is recommended by your insurance company, but what if you have someone else in mind? Today we’re in San Jose with Diamond…Read More

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Choosing a Repair Shop for an Insurance Claim

SAN JOSE – In the event of an auto accident insurance claim, your provider will likely recommend using a shop that’s part of its direct repair network. What you may not realize, however, is that you have the right to…Read More

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