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Brian Robson is one of the main Reviews.com refresh specialists. He specializes in finance and insurance pieces.

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DIRECTV NOW Review

DIRECTV NOW Review

May 10, 2019 | Review

AT&T TV NOW Review When we originally reviewed live TV streaming services back in January 2018, we wrote that “DIRECTV NOW has the best lineup of any streaming service, and it’s not particularly close.” Since then, DIRECTV NOW has rebranded to AT&T TV NOW and it’s not fared so well compared to the other TV...

What to Do After a Flood

What to Do After a Flood

Mar 29, 2019 | News

Often, the aftermath of a flood can be just as chaotic as the event itself. Whether you’ve been rendered homeless by floodwaters, or are wading through ankle-deep waters filled with floating possessions, it’s an uncertain and unsettling situation to say the least. You’re pretty sure your flood insurance will cover the damage, but it’s hard…

How Does Flood Insurance Work?

How Does Flood Insurance Work?

Mar 29, 2019 | News

As you might expect, flood insurance is designed to help provide insurance coverage for damages resulting from a major flood. It differs in many ways from standard homeowners insurance because, while some homeowners insurance policies might pay for water damage due to burst pipes, flood insurance is meant for damages several magnitudes larger than a…

How to Increase Your Internet Speed

How to Increase Your Internet Speed

Mar 22, 2019 | News

Have you ever tried streaming something on Netflix only to have your episode of “The Office” interrupted by a buffering screen? What about that YouTube viral video everyone’s talking about that just won’t finish loading? Maybe you’ve just been trying to download a video of your granddaughter’s first communion and it’s taking forever. Slow internet…

Solar Panels: Are They Worth It?

Solar Panels: Are They Worth It?

Mar 05, 2019 | News

Only if you’re willing to stick with them for 13 years Going solar is expensive –let’s get that right out of the way. The cost of an average-sized residential installation can easily put you $17,000 in the hole and, believe it or not, that’s down from where it was at $40,000 back in 2010. Suddenly,…

Allstate Business Insurance Review

Oct 04, 2018 | Review

Allstate Business Insurance Review Allstate offers small business coverage for more than 36 types of businesses, from accounting services to bakeries. Allstate’s business insurance is sold through independently-owned, localized agencies, where agents are able to work directly with small business owners and customize coverage to their individual needs. Among Allstate's coverage options are mainstays like property...

Farmers Business Insurance Review

Farmers Business Insurance Review

Oct 03, 2018 | Review

Farmers Insurance Business Insurance Review With eight coverage types and over a dozen industry-specific packages, Farmers Insurance provides customizable and comprehensive insurance for nearly any size business. Claim filing is easy, thanks to simple online tools and 24/7 support teams that are just a phone call away. Farmers does lack industry-specific packages for other commercial clients...

Progressive Business Insurance Review

Progressive Business Insurance Review

Oct 03, 2018 | Review

Progressive Business Insurance Review Whether you’re opening a toy store or a beauty salon, Progressive business insurance has you covered, with policy options for most types of small businesses. In addition, it boasts some of the best, if not the best, commercial auto insurance policies. Its commercial auto insurance includes more options for people who...

CNA Business Insurance Review

CNA Business Insurance Review

Oct 02, 2018 | Review

CNA Business Insurance Review While other leading insurance providers will split their focus between commercial and domestic sectors, CNA Financial focuses on commercial insurance. For more than 100 years, the company has provided business clients with a huge portfolio of insurance solutions from general liability to professional liability. Though its specialty seems geared toward larger...

How to Choose the Best Online MBA Programs

How to Choose the Best Online MBA Programs

Dec 12, 2017 | News

A Guide to Finding the Right Program For You A master of business administration (MBA) is a graduate degree that is designed to prepare students for careers in business and management. Obtaining one can lead to average salaries well above $100K, according to a March 2019 report by U.S. News & World Report. But before…