Types of Insurance for Your House

Your home is a haven for you and your family, and protecting your refuge means investing in insurance. A standard homeowner’s insurance policy covers a lot, but it doesn’t cover everything. It is important to understand the ...

When to Re-evaluate Your Insurance

New changes in life bring a flurry of business and excitement. But don’t forget to review your insurance policies when these significant events happen, to make sure you are getting the coverage you need and take advantage of ...

Affected by Recent Hurricanes? We’re Here to Help

For those who have been impacted by recent hurricanes, we want you to know Colonial is here to help. Hurricanes Florence and Michael have caused immense damage and widespread flooding across a number of regions along the Southern ...
Allow this guide to help you understand what escrow is and the ways in which it comes into play during a home buying transaction.

What is Escrow and How Does it Work?

If you are in the process of buying a home, you will probably hear the term “escrow” multiple times throughout the transaction—both before and after the real estate settlement itself. But since the term is used to describe ...
When you run into problems with your insurance company, it can be a lengthy process to find a new one. Here are some things to take into account if you’re thinking about pulling the plug on your current insurer.

When to Consider Switching Insurers

When you run into problems with your insurance company, it can be a lengthy process to find a new one. Transferring everything is a hassle and you have to begin with a whole new company, but customers can often run into red flags ...
The rewards of owning your own business far outweigh the risks — particularly if you protect yourself from as many risks as possible with a comprehensive insurance plan.

Insurance for Your Small Business

The rewards of owning your own business far outweigh the risks — particularly if you protect yourself from as many risks as possible with a comprehensive insurance plan. These are the five types of insurance you should consider ...
No one wants to pay more than they have to for insurance. Bundling your rates is a great way to save some cash while obtaining the coverage you need.

Benefits of Bundling Insurance

No one wants to pay more than they have to for insurance. Bundling your rates is a great way to save some cash while obtaining the coverage you need. What is Insurance Bundling? As defined by Nerdwallet.com, insurance bundling ...
Discover how you can protect your home from the harsh temperatures and conditions that cold weather brings. 

Winter Home Maintenance Checklist

Discover how you can protect your home from the harsh temperatures and conditions that cold weather brings. Clean Your Gutters According to Farmers.com, cleaning out your gutters is an important step to prepare your home for winter. ...
If something were to happen to the primary provider of your family, how would your family pay the mortgage and other bills? Would you be forced to sell your home?

Mortgage Life Insurance

If something were to happen to the primary provider of your family, how would your family pay the mortgage and other bills?  Would you be forced to sell your home? Or tap into your retirement savings to make ends meet? It’s ...
Millions of our family, friends and neighbors have been impacted by these terrible storms. Our communities won’t be rebuilt overnight, but they will recover.

Helping Those Affected by Recent Hurricanes

For those who have been impacted by recent hurricanes, we want you to know Colonial is here to help. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma are among the worst flooding disasters in U.S. History. Millions of our family, friends and neighbors ...