Rent assistance is sometimes available through government programs, community organizations and church groups. Guidelines have changed for many government programs to extend the available assistance to more people, thus, those who were once turned down for government programs should reapply before seeking assistance from other sources.
When government programs are not an option, community organization and church groups may be able to provide rental assistance. It is not necessary to be a member of the organization or church to qualify for assistance. If a church group or community organization cannot assist, they may be able to recommend someone who can.Learn More
USAA Roadside Assistance is a service that insurance company USAA offers to policyholders to provide help when someone is stranded on the side of the road, much like AAA, according to Bankrate. The consumer can add the service onto the car insurance bill at her discretion.Full Answer >
According to the company's website, State Farm provides the following number for roadside assistance: 877-627-5757. The number is also located on the back of a person's insurance card.Full Answer >
In rent-to-own agreements, home owners lease homes to renters with options to eventually buy the home. Renters typically pay an up-front fee, which is a percentage of the value of the home, and a rent premium on top of the usual rent. If the renter decides to buy the home at the end of the option period, both the fee and the premium become part of the down payment.Full Answer >
Jobs available in the insurance industry include sales agents, underwriters, claims adjusters and claims investigators. Entry level positions for underwriters typically require a bachelor's degree, while sales agent and adjuster positions require a high school diploma and possibly a bachelor's degree, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Some positions demand other credentials that require regular updating via continuing education courses, according to the news website Chron.Full Answer >