How to File a Jewelry Insurance Claim

Life happens. No matter how hard we try, we cannot plan for the unexpected. That’s why you get home, auto, life, and, of course, jewelry insurance. It’s your safety net so that if something happens, you can be made whole...
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How Announcing Your Engagement Can Tempt Thieves

Getting engaged is one of those life-changing moments that makes you want to shout from the rooftops. It’s right up there with getting into your dream school, having your first baby, and finding out your grandma chose you to inherit her...
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5 Times You Really Should Take Your Engagement Ring Off

He liked it so he put a ring on it, and now you don’t want to take said ring off? We completely understand. However, if you want your bling to continue shining bright like a diamond for a really long...
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What Jewelry Should You Insure?

Think about all the jewelry you own. Maybe you only have one high-value piece you consider worth insuring, like an engagement ring. The rest might be worth less than $500 apiece. No big deal, right? We don’t claim to be...
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Lost Ring? Follow These Steps

“The moment I realized my ring was missing, I felt like crawling into a corner and never coming out. I was afraid to let my husband know, as I know how much thought he put into picking out the diamond and designing the...
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Jewelry Appraisals: What Everyone Forgets When Buying Jewelry

Buying a new piece of jewelry is exciting. You get lost in the sparkle and admire the way it graces your finger or lays just right across your collarbone. You might think beyond the initial excitement to the cost of...
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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Jewelry?

“I feel sick. I lost my ring in the lake while boating. But my homeowners insurance covers jewelry, so I’ll just give them a call.” “Wait, what? My policy doesn’t cover accidental jewelry loss?” Finding out your homeowners or renters insurance falls...
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6 Ways To Spot a Fake Diamond

1.If you have access to a diamond tester, you can test for diamonds vs. fakes. (Beware, moissanite can fool the electronic diamond testers.) 2.The transparency test. Turn your diamond upside down and place it over printed text. If you can...
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History of Engagement Rings*

Long before we learned that diamonds are forever and before they became a girl’s best friend, engagement rings were made of simpler stuff. While there‘s no historical record of the first time a man slipped a ring on the finger of the...
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Six Warning Signs Your Jewelry’s About to Break!

The all-too-familiar cycle of emotions experienced by anyone who has lost a piece of treasured jewelry. Imagine glancing down at your left hand to see your prongs holding nothing but air. A vast expanse of nothingness where your center stone...
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