Insurance

What is a Homeowners Insurance Policy?

Homeowners Insurance Policy

[hohm-oh-ners / in-shoo r-uh ns / pol-uh-see]

noun

1.

Homeowners Insurance is an insurance policy that protects you in the event a tragedy or disaster strikes your home. A Homeowners Insurance Policy is distinct from a Dwelling Fire Policy because a Homeowners Policy covers not only the physical structure of your home (the dwelling) but also the belongings inside (since it assumes that that the policyholder is the one living in the insured home).

Have A Question About This Topic?

Thank you! Oops!

Related Content

Little-Known Homeowners Insurance Facts

Little-Known Homeowners Insurance Facts

Many homeowners are unaware of how much their policy may cover. This article can help you maximize your homeowners insurance.

Is Cyber Liability Insurance Right for You?

Is Cyber Liability Insurance Right for You?

Have you heard of cyber liability insurance? Do you need it?

4 Benefits of Life Insurance for the Here and Now

4 Benefits of Life Insurance for the Here and Now

Believe it or not, your Life Insurance policy can be helpful for you, not just your loved ones. Find out four ways your Life policy can help you in the here and now.