Uber Advises Drivers To Buy Insurance That Leaves Them Uncovered

At a presentation for would-be Uber drivers attended by BuzzFeed News, a company representative advised getting less-expensive “personal” insurance that can leave drivers uncovered and in some cases lead them to incorrectly register their cars in violation of the law.

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Uber is steering drivers to purchase auto insurance that leaves them uncovered when they’re trolling for fares and that often forces them to flout the law by lying when they register their automobiles, according to documents, interviews, and an Uber presentation attended by a BuzzFeed News reporter.

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Things Your Homeowners Insurance Doesn’t Cover

things that homeowners insurance does not coverSo many people would be surprised to find out that there are basic things that homeowners insurance does not cover.

In a very precise article,  Tim Lemke shows us this particular uncovered things that may cause you a headache.

9 Surprising Things Your Homeowners Insurance Doesn’t Cover

If you’ve never read the entirety of your homeowners insurance policy, you might believe you’re protected against any kind of problem with your home or property. But the truth is, many things are specifically excluded from most policies. Most of us know flooding and water damage is not generally covered by standard policies. The rest, though, may surprise you.

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Home Insurance

Home insuranceIt seems like accidents, disasters, and catastrophes only strike when you’re uninsured. Even if your policy only lapses one day, that will be the day that the neighbor’s tree falls into your house.

Not having home insurance these days is a bad idea, for every year on the news we hear about some new tragic event that has occurred because Nature had her way.

Even a simple summer thunderstorm can cause wreckage and property damage. And you know that it’s better to be prepared, even if insurance seems never to pay off.

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