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Is condo living in your future?
Last Modified: 10/24/2016
Condo living is increasing in popularity among empty nesters and young families alike. If you’re planning to make a condo your home, make sure you take steps to protect your investment. Insurance needs for condo owners are different than the typical single family homeowner. . . . (Full story)

In-home health care costs more than you think
Last Modified: 9/26/2016
Home health care is the most popular long-term care option among families. However, according to Genworth, one-third of adults surveyed seriously underestimate home health care costs. . . . (Full story)

Fatal distractions
Last Modified: 8/15/2016
It’s estimated that one in ten motor vehicle accident fatalities are the result of distracted driving. What causes so many drivers to feel they can take their eyes and mind off the road? The answer: complacency. . . . (Full story)

NEW! Equipment Breakdown Coverage
Last Modified: 8/8/2016
Surprise! You wake up to find your furnace or air conditioner stopped working, your electronics were fried by a power surge, or your refrigerator has died. These costly events can turn your household finances upside down. Member Benefits now offers Equipment Breakdown Coverage for participants in our home insurance program. . . . (Full story)

Better than ever home policy
Last Modified: 10/20/2016
WEA Member Benefits is now providing enhanced and expanded coverages for our participants and their families. These changes are the result of a year-long process of rewriting our home policy. Read more about our goals for this process and learn about our new and increased home insurance coverages that benefit you. . . . (Full story)

Wondering if you qualify for our insurance program in retirement?
Last Modified: 7/25/2016
As a Wisconsin public school employee, you are eligible to participate in our high-quality personal insurance program, which includes auto, home, condo, renters, flood, and umbrella insurances. Our insurance products have been tailored to meet your unique needs as a Wisconsin educator. However, if you’re retiring soon and are interested in our insurance products, plan ahead. . . . (Full story)

Are you wisely protected?
Last Modified: 11/9/2016
Insurance consumers fall into one of three categories—the Wisely Protected, the Exposed and Unaware, and the Unintentional Over-Spender. While nearly everyone THINKS they are Wisely Protected, few actually are. If you’re like most people who treat auto and homeowners insurance like a commodity—or one-size-fits-all—you risk leaving yourself (and your family) exposed to financial loss or purchasing coverages you don’t need. Here's how to get wise with insurance. . . . (Full story)

Totaled!
Last Modified: 5/23/2016
Hitting a deer can be a traumatic experience any time, but hitting a deer during the holidays is even more stressful. Fortunately for member Sharon Morell, Member Benefits made it a little easier.  . . . (Full story)

Spring remodel
Last Modified: 11/10/2016
Do you have plans for home improvements this spring, like a new deck or a kitchen update? It’s an investment that can provide years of enjoyment or added comfort for the family. However, don’t forget to protect your additional investment. . . . (Full story)

HSA tax-break hat trick
Last Modified: 3/21/2016
Hit it between the pipes by using your health savings account (HSA) to save on long term care insurance (LTCi) premiums. . . . (Full story)

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