Jack Hungelman

Jack Hungelmann

Agent, Corporate 4 Insurance Agency, Inc.

Contact Info

Corporate 4 Insurance Agency, Inc.
7220 Metro Boulevard
Edina, MN 55439
Phone: (952) 896-9534
Fax (952) 893-9402


Jack Hungelmann contributes articles on personal risk management for

Author of Insurance for Dummies (2nd edition, Wiley Publishing, 2001, 2009), Mr. Hungelmann has over 30 years of insurance experience. His practice consists of providing both fee-based risk management and commission-based insurance services to individuals who want and are willing to pay extra for added expertise and services beyond traditional insurance agent services. He has done hundreds of audits of personal insurance programs. He is regularly hired as a consultant by consumers around the country seeking advice or problem-solving help regarding every type of insurance related problem.

A frequent author, Mr. Hungelmann has written several articles for American Agent and Broker and IRMI, as well as having written the best-selling book Insurance for Dummies. For over 20 years, he has written an insurance and personal risk management newsletter for his clients, and since 2012, he has been writing a weekly insurance advice column for consumers at He also taught classes for the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designations.

Mr. Hungelmann received his BA from the University of Minnesota and has over 2,000 hours of insurance education, including earning the CPCU, CIC and ARe designations. He has qualified for the CPCU Society's Continuing Professional Development award every year since its inception.

Expert Commentary

Date Article
Nov 2017 10 Steps to a Well-Designed HO 6 Policy
Jun 2017 In Praise of Personal Umbrella Policies
Jan 2017 Uber and Lyft: Insuring the Drivers
Jun 2012 Insuring Liability Risks When Motor Homes or Trailers Are Used as a Secondary Residence
Mar 2012 Comparing Auto-Owners Stand-Alone versus Fully Supported Personal Umbrella Policies
Feb 2012 Personal Umbrella Insurance 101
Aug 2011 Personal Risk Management: The Insurance Audit
Jun 2011 Homecare Workers: Identifying and Managing Risks
May 2011 Managing the Risks of Groundwater Damage
Feb 2011 Collision Damage Waivers When Renting a Vehicle: To Buy or Not To Buy?
Jun 2010 "Showhomes" Solves the Coverage Problems of Home Vacancy
Apr 2010 Insuring "Zipcars"
Mar 2010 Reducing Umbrella Risks by Having One Agent
Jan 2010 Personal Risk Management—An Alternative to Insurance as Usual
Sep 2009 Creating a Personal Umbrella Coverage Checklist
Jul 2009 Managing the Risks of a Vacant Home
Jun 2009 Health Insurance Advice for the Newly Laid Off
Aug 2008 Risk Management for Weddings
May 2008 Choosing the Best Umbrella Policy: Case Study
Apr 2008 Managing Personal Automobile Insurance Risks Following Death
Feb 2008 Time To Standardize Personal Umbrella Insurance Policies
Dec 2007 Risk Management: Protecting Assets When Home Ownership Is Transferred to a Trust
Nov 2007 Insurance for the California Wildfires
Jun 2007 Creating and Using a Personal Umbrella Comparison Form
Feb 2007 Managing the Risks of a Household Move
Aug 2006 Managing the Townhouse/Condominium Unit Owner Risk
Mar 2006 Creating a Long-Range Insurance Plan for the "Uninsurable"
Feb 2006 Government Programs for Uninsurable Chronic Medical Conditions
Jan 2006 Insurance Products for Uninsurable Chronic Medical Conditions
Sep 2005 Helping Clients Make Good Group Insurance Decisions
Jun 2005 Personal Risk Management: Making A World of Difference at Claim Time
Feb 2005 Plugging Liability Insurance Gaps with the Personal Umbrella Policy
Nov 2004 Writing Your Own Newsletter
Jul 2004 Managing Major Medical Risks Following a Job Change
Apr 2004 Managing the Nanny Risk
Mar 2004 Personal Risk Management: An Overview
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