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Should You Insure Your Engagement Ring?

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Dec 7, 2018 1:12:22 PM

You know what they say...if you have to ask...

In all seriousness, the answer is probably yes. In most cases, it is financially logical for you to insure your engagement ring.

Insuring an engagement ring typically costs 1-2% of the value of the ring, paid once each year. Some quick math tells us it would take 50-100 years of paying premiums for you to pay more in insurance than it would have cost you to replace your ring.

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Topics: Rings, Coverage, Engagement

How to File a Jewelry Insurance Claim

Posted by Kevin Hazaert on Oct 3, 2018 2:45:00 PM

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 fix it and forget it.  

But how exactly do you file a jewelry insurance claim? What do you need to do?

If you're with Jewelers Mutual, follow the four simple steps below.

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Topics: Safety & Security, Appraisal, Tips, Coverage, Claims, Cleaning & Care

How to Clean & Care for Your Engagement Ring

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Sep 21, 2018 8:17:50 AM

Your engagement ring may very well be the first piece of fine jewelry you own.

After the initial excitement of being engaged winds down, you suddenly realize you're now responsible for a pretty valuable piece of jewelry.

One that you need to care for every. single. day.

It's easy to panic - wondering how often to clean it, when to take it off, how to keep it safe ...

Start with these time-based checklists. If you do each of these things at the frequency noted, you're very likely to have a diamond that really does last forever.

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Topics: Rings, Cleaning & Care

Birthstone Guide: Birthstones by Month [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted by Caimyn Lutze on Aug 16, 2018 3:27:34 PM

Customized gifts are meaningful gifts. Don't gift just any precious stone to your loved one, give the jewelry more significance by choosing the recipient's birthstone. (Or the birthstone(s) of her kids!)

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Topics: Gems, Cleaning & Care

Does Insurance Cover Ring Resizing?

Posted by Chelsea Drusch on Apr 20, 2018 9:32:00 AM

A well-fitting ring is a safe ring. Ensuring a proper fit helps safeguard against rings flinging off with your gloves or needing a surprise ring-removal ER trip after an allergic reaction or a long day out in the hot sun.

Deciding to resize your ring is the first step. But who pays for it? You? Your jeweler? Your insurance company? Find out below.

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Topics: Rings, Cleaning & Care, Coverage

Curiosity killed the cat.

But not the jewelry lover.

You're here. You're learning how to care for your jewelry.

Aren't you a little bit curious how much it costs to fully protect it?

Get a free insurance quote for your jewelry - before the cat pounces and knocks it down the drain.

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