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Insurance Companies

Insurance companies are major financial institutions in the United States. Many are part of financial “conglomerates” which invest in securities and have a major effect on the economy.

Since life is uncertain, you need insurance to live in the United States. It is not difficult to find someone to sell you insurance. It is more difficult to avoid people trying to sell you insurance. Since so many people will try to sell you insurance, you need to know what kinds are best for you.

The sections that follow deal with types of insurance that relate to personal financial matters.

Homeowners insurance is covered under Living in the American Community.

Automobile insurance is covered under Transportation.

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