Consumer Publications

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The Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) encourages consumers to learn as much as possible about their insurance before they make a purchase. These materials provide information about most types of insurance from auto, homeowners, health and life policies to annuities, title insurance, and coverage for boats. Learn about preparing for natural disasters, preventing insurance fraud, considering insurance options when traveling, and understanding how your credit score affects your insurance rates.

If you do not see a publication that addresses your question(s), please send an email or call 1-800-492-6116 and ask for the Consumer Education and Advocacy Unit.

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General Information



Automobile Insurance


Boat & Personal Watercraft

Commercial Insurance

  Flood Insurance for Businesses: What Business Owners Need to Know
a publication of the National Flood Insurance Program/Federal Emergency Management Agency

Credit Insurance

Dental Insurance

Farm Insurance

Flood/Disaster Insurance


Health Insurance


​​Navigating Private Health Insurance Coverage for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Emergencies

Equitable Insurance Coverage for Mental Health and Drug Treatment

Homeowners/Rental Insurance


Insurance Fraud

Life Insurance

Long-Term Care

Medical Liability

Premium Finance

Senior Citizen Assistance Quick List


Title Insurance

Travel Insurance

Policy Regarding Reproduction of Consumer Materials

These publications have been produced by the Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) to provide consumers with general information about insurance-related issues and/or state programs and services. Publications may contain copyrighted material used with permission of the copyright owner. Publication herein does not authorize any use or appropriation of such copyrighted material without consent of the owner.

All publications issued by the MIA are available free of charge on the MIA's website or by request. The publications may be reproduced in their entirety without further permission of the MIA provided the text and format are not altered or amended in any way, and no fee is assessed for the publication or duplication. The MIA's name and contact information must remain clearly visible, and no other name, including that of the company or agent reproducing the publication, may appear anywhere in the reproduction. Partial reproductions are not permitted without prior written consent of the MIA.​​