Does Home Insurance Cover Lightning Strikes?

Lightning Strikes, Insurance Responds Lightning strikes: Are you covered?  The next time you’re home and a heavy thunderstorm rolls into Tucson, you might be wondering: “Does home insurance or renters insurance cover lightning strikes?” Lightning strikes can cause a lot of damage from blowing out your toaster or microwave, air conditioning unit or even worse…causing a house fire.  Although […]

Am I covered to borrow my friend’s car?

I’m borrowing my friend’s car … am I covered? Most people have an idea of what’s covered and not covered under their various insurance policies. But at Budget Insurance in Tucson & Sahuarita, we get a lot of questions about borrowing or loaning a car. Now that the weather in Southern Arizona is beginning to […]

The importance of renters insurance

  The Importance of Renters Insurance   If you live in a rental home or apartment, chances are you don’t have the proper insurance. Despite the fact that rented homes are more likely to be burglarized than owner-occupied properties, nearly 60 percent of renters in AZ don’t have a renters insurance policy.   Why does it […]

Why a Home Inventory Is Important

Let’s try a little exercise: Can you list everything you own from memory? Didn’t think so.   The fact is most people own more things than they realize. It’s easy to remember the cars, the computer, the TV. But what about that holiday china in the garage?  Or every pair of shoes?   All of […]

Rental Car Insurance Coverage

  Do you need rental car insurance?   You’ve probably been at the rental-car counter, listening to the representative ask if you want to purchase the company’s insurance. And the thoughts start racing through your head. “Is this a rip-off? Doesn’t my regular auto policy cover me? What about my credit card? Why didn’t I […]

Teen Driving Tips for Prom and Graduation

Keeping Teen Drivers Safe During Prom and Graduation   Teen driving tips to keep prom and graduation safe High school is full of defining moments for Tucson teens and two of the highlights for most are prom and graduation. However, this time of year often sees other, more tragic defining moments – serious auto accidents […]

Is your home as efficient as it could be?

  Is your home as efficient as it could be?   Drafty windows.Leaky faucets. Dirty air filters.   All are common issues and they’re not only annoying — they also cost you money in decreased energy efficiency and higher utility bills.   Would you like to save $200 to $400 a year on your energy […]

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo! Happy Cindo de Mayo from your amigos at Sanborn’s Mexico insurance!  Do you plan to travel to Mexico for an authentic Cinco de Mayo experience?  Many of our customers are headed South this time of year to take advantage of the warm weather, warm water and of course, to eat tacos […]

Arizona Auto Insurance

Auto Insurance The right auto insurance policy can help get you back on the road quickly if your car is damaged or destroyed by accident, fire, theft, or other covered event. Your policy may also provide protection against medical and legal expenses resulting from injury, loss of life, or property damage caused by an accident […]

Things to keep in mind when buying a car

Buying a new car is an exciting time — but it can also be stressful. After all, you’re trying to get the best deal on price, while also deciding on the make, model and features you need.   Here at Budget Insurace, we can’t really help you become a master negotiator when it comes to […]