Emmet Pierce

Emmet Pierce

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Broad experience creating original content for newspapers and online publications. Areas of expertise include insurance, real estate, lending, business, and personal finance.

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Data With Destiny

strive to match the products they make
with the buyers who need them, they
increasingly are turning to “big data,” the
science of sorting through multiple layers
of computer-generated information to
identify clients.

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Emmet Pierce, Author at SpareFoot Blog

Emmet Pierce, Author at SpareFoot Blog

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Taylor Guitars Fights Brand Theft

Some consumers are deceived by counterfeiters and their cheaply made copies. Fakes may be sold at trade shows or shipped to American sellers. This guitar manufacturer is fighting back.


Young professionals find their 'forever house'

The path to a "forever house" took a surprising turn for Irene Oh and Derek Leung, the new owners of a spacious home in Carlsbad, California.

The newlyweds had come to a quiet neighborhood to view a home they were preparing to make an offer on when they noticed a well-kept, two-story, Spanish-style house for sale, across the street.


Making the Telemedicine Connection

Telemedicine — a trend in health care that many agree has the potential to improve care and reduce costs — faces
a significant problem: Very few health insurance plans cover it. Of those that do, it’s complicated and restrictive.


The Difference Between Conforming and Nonconforming Home Loans

Before you buy a home, it’s important to choose a mortgage that gives you the best possible terms, based on your credit history, income, and the size of your down payment. 

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7 ways to investigate an insurance company online

Here’s how to determine which insurance companies are worthy of your business....


Steps to Homeownership

This series of articles published by the National Association of Realtors' website tells consumers how to prepare for homeownership.

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Sports Branding Firm's Creativity Draws Crowds | San Diego Business Journal

The founders of Brandiose have made their mark by helping baseball teams fill ballparks across the country.


What is a penalty APR? | Credit Karma

One of the strongest arguments for paying your credit card bills on time is that doing so allows you to avoid penalty annual percentage rates (APRs), which are increased interest rates used by lenders to encourage card holders to pay their balances on time.


How to Find High-Risk Car Insurance - The Simple Dollar

Motorists who want to save money on their car insurance should do everything they can to avoid being labeled as high-risk drivers.


How to Make Changes to Your Travel Medical Policy

No matter how carefully you prepare for a trip abroad, unexpected situations can still pop up to alter your travel plans. When you need to change travel dates or reschedule a trip, it's important to know the procedure for contacting your travel medical insurance company.

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What is home insurance?

Emmet Pierce. Tuesday, August 26, 2014 11:29:13 AM. 0 Comments. Everyone who owns a home needs home insurance, which pays to repair structural ......


The Delicate Dance of Hiring a New Management Company | Habitat Magazine

It’s a delicate dance, the business of co-op and condo boards hiring a new management company. Some people liken it to a marriage.


When you inherit a house, you don't automatically inherit the insurance

After experiencing the trauma of losing a loved one, it might not occur to you that the home you inherited from him or her will need an updated insurance policy to prevent a lapse in coverage.