Archive for November, 2014

Pat Collins

Saving Money when Switching Home Insurance

Routine No Comment

I am going to try to save some money in the near future. My bills have been adding up recently, and it is starting to cause me a lot of stress. I am going to need to make some changes in the bills I have to pay. I would like to reduce a number of bills, and I am going to go through each of them, one by one, and try to find lower rates. I am going to start by looking for home insurance deals, because it occurs to me that I am almost certainly paying too much for my home insurance.

I have not looked at any deals recently, but I know I am paying a lot for my insurance. The rates went up about a year ago, and I never figured out what the reason for the increase was. I thought about calling the company at the time, but I never followed through. As such, I figure I have been paying too much for my home insurance for close to a year now, and I have not done anything about it. That is fairly disturbing, and a bit disappointing on my part. But I guess it is in the past, and I would not be well served by dwelling on the issue more.

Instead, the best thing that I can do right now, is to try to remedy the situation by finding a cheaper rate on home insurance. I must say that I will not be willing to take any significant cuts in my coverage, in order to reduce my bill for the insurance. That would just be unacceptable on my own part, and not something that a responsible adult would do. I would like to reduce my bill by the beginning of the next billing cycle.

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Pat Collins

When Your Home is Invaded

Routine No Comment

There were a lot of facts to consider when I bought my first home. From home insurance to property tax, I thought I had everything under control. I had been looking forward to owning my first home for the longest time and found myself very content with the single largest purchase that I have ever made. I’m sure you can imagine my shock, then, when I came home one day to discover that my house had been broke into. The anger that I felt is indescribable. So it’s not a surprise that I called adt home security that same day and had them install the most expensive security system that I could afford. I got it all, man; from the motion sensors that are able to detect when glass breaks or something is knocked over to the apps that let me watch and monitor my home’s security state no matter where I am. It might seem a little like over kill but it’s not something I am ever going to risk again.

This is my home. This is the place that I should truly feel safe in. This is the one place in the world that I can honestly call my place, my home, my territory. I have to admit that it was a strange sensation that came over me when I realized that my home had been broken into. It’s what I imagine an animal might experience whenever an invader crosses into their territory. I felt anger, fear and a distinct desire to protect my place no matter the cost. I wanted to find those robbers and ensure that they never break into my home again. ADT was the next best solution in the face of that, however, and I am thankful that they can provide such a great service.

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