Insurance During A Recession

A recession can be a tough time for homeowners. Even when home values go down, the cost to rebuild a home often increases. That's why it's important for homeowners to understand their insurance coverage and make sure they have enough. This article will talk about what you need to know to keep your home adequately insured during a recession. Understanding Insurance Coverage: First, it's important to understand that the amount of insurance you need isn't based on your home's market value, but its reconstruction cost. The reconstruction cost is what it would cost to rebuild your home from the ground up if it was completely destroyed, using similar materials and following current building codes. Why Reconstruction Costs Can Go Up: Even during a recession, reconstruction costs [...]