Why It’s Worth It: People with valuable art, jewelry and other collectibles need to get a rider to their homeowners’ policies. Otherwise, they won’t be protected in case they are damaged by fire or are stolen. “Some people never get around to scheduling their jewelry or fine arts,” said Rebecca Woan, principal of Chartwell Insurance Services of Chicago.
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