What’s the Risk?

Personally, my daughter has been learning a lot about risk management over these last few months. She learned about house insurance when Hurricane Irene blew a tree onto the roof of our house (over her bedroom no less). She has experienced car insurance premiums, as she is a new driver. She’s had to listen to her father talk about his deductible on his car insurance after a deer jumped in front of his car (luckily the deer walked away; his car…not so lucky). And, she discovered the complexities of medical/dental insurance with her wisdom teeth surgery being performed at the hospital. It’s all real life “stuff” that we’ve used to discuss insurance and protecting our family’s assets and health. Continue reading