For a homeowner, understanding what to look at when choosing and customizing a policy is vital to getting proper coverage. This is the fourth article in a four-part series designed to help you get the best policy possible.
This week, we’ll look at endorsements, which can be added to your standard homeowners insurance policy (HO3). These endorsements can raise limits to adequately cover valuable items, expand the range of situations covered, or both.
Scheduled Personal Property
Adding a scheduled personal property endorsement to your homeowners insurance policy can help bridge the gap between what your basic policy will cover for individual items, and their actual appraised value.
If you own fine jewelry, furs, art, or other valuable items like silverware, you can have each item scheduled individually, and insured for the appraised or agreed-upon value.
One major advantage of scheduled personal property coverage is that you are afforded added protection against mysterious disappearance or unexplained loss (a cause of loss that is not covered under a standard homeowners policy).
The Spartan Enhanced Coverage Package
Adding the Spartan Enhanced Coverage Package endorsement to your homeowners insurance policy can provide extra peace of mind for unexpected situations. With Spartan, which is exclusive to Olympus policyholders, you gain:
With Spartan, you can also get equipment breakdown coverage, which includes:
Endorsements can take your policy from basic to best in coverage. Looking for more ways to improve your policy? Use the Olympus coverage checklist to look for areas that could benefit from a second glance.
This concludes our Insurance Education Article Series. A new series will launch next month.
This article is for informational purposes only and does not form a part of, replace, change or amend any terms, conditions, provisions or language within your Olympus Insurance policy. We encourage you to read your entire policy.