8 Myths About Renters Insurance
What do family heirlooms, your laptop and the undead have in common? If you're a renter, quite a lot – at least according to a Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company survey. 
The survey asked more than 1,000 renters about their biggest fears. The two biggest were “fire” at 41 percent and “theft” at 31 percent. Fortunately, only 3 percent said “the zombie apocalypse.”
Whether they’re running from a horde of flesh eaters or another more likely disaster, 24 percent said they’d save their laptops before anything else – including family heirlooms.
But the most surprising result was this: 70 percent of those polled had rented for three years or more, but 56 percent did not have renters insurance. Most blamed many common myths – from high cost to a lack of coverage – for not having renters insurance.
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