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Trent Hamm answers reader questions about buying a house, sourdough start, homeschooling and the benefits and drawbacks of air fryers.

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Car insurance protects you from liabilities when you’re on the road. But if you don’t drive often or are moving…

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New Car Replacement Coverage

Getting behind the wheel of a new car can be an exciting moment, and it’s even better if you are…

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What Does At-Fault Mean?

In 2018, there were 36,560 car accidents recorded by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Most drivers are required…

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Driving Without Insurance

Getting into a car accident is never a good situation, but if you have insurance, you can rest assured that…

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