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Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
What can homeowners in high-risk areas do if they're struggling to obtain, keep wildfire insurance coverage?  AccuWeather.com

As instances of devastating wildfires appear to increase in recent years, homeowners in high-risk areas, especially in the western United States, could ...


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Posted yesterday.
Citizens to increase rates by 8.2% statewide  The Real Deal Magazine

Citizens Property Insurance is planning to increase rates, yet again. The insurance company's board of governors approved a rate increase averaging 8.2 ...


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Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (4 days ago)
As wildfires drive California insurance premiums up, will homeowners be able to keep up?  North Bay Business Journal

More and more, insurance companies are casting a wary eye on Californian homeowners who live in wildfire-prone areas, choosing not to renew policies or ...


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Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (2 days ago)
Snow & Your Insurance: Homeowners & Auto  WFMYNews2.com

WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- All the snow means all the shoveling. And while you may have your own system, there's a major trouble spot that really hard to get to.


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Posted on Nov 26, 2018 (18 days ago)
Why do I need a home warranty if I have homeowners insurance?  New Haven Register

There are differences between homeowners insurance and a home warranty. The main difference is that home warranties focus on essential appliances and ...


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Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (2 days ago)
Citizens Property Insurance weighs 8.2 percent rate hike  Tampa Bay Times

The insurer's board votes Wednesday on the hike, which it attributes to an increase in litigation from non-weather-related water claims in south Florida.


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Posted on Dec 5, 2018 (9 days ago)
Should you have had earthquake damage insurance on your Southcentral Alaska home? Not necessarily.  Anchorage Daily News

But you should call your insurance company before jumping to conclusions about what's covered in your standard homeowner policy, an official said.


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Posted yesterday.
Your Most Valuable Asset…Is It Secure?  AL.com

If you make a list of everything you own, you'll likely notice that your home is your single most valuable asset. While I'll occasionally run into someone who is ...


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Posted yesterday.
California fire claims wipe out insurer owned by this Meridian insurance group  Idaho Statesman

A.M. Best, an insurance industry ratings *service*, downgraded the ratings for three insurers owned by Meridian-based United Heritage Financial Group after a ...


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Posted on Dec 7, 2018 (7 days ago)
LH Griffith and Company Offers the Best Homeowners Insurance in Moncks Corner and Summerville  Insurance News Net

Goose Creek, SC -- (ReleaseWire) -- 12/07/2018 -- L.H. Griffith and Company is an insurance agency located in South Carolina . It offers car, automobile, ...


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Posted on Nov 19, 2018 (25 days ago)
Do a Home Inventory Now, Avoid Heartache Later  ConsumerReports.org

Creating a home inventory of your belongings can save you heartache later if your home is ever affected by a fire, flood, burglary, or other catastrophe.


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Posted on Nov 16, 2018 (28 days ago)
How the California Wildfires Are Reshaping Fire Insurance for Homeowners  Inc.

More than 7000 structures have been destroyed as wildfires continue to rip through California.


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Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (2 days ago)
III Study Cites AOB Abuse for Increasing Insurance Costs In Florida  Insurance Journal

A new study released by the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) finds that Florida's assignment of benefits (AOB) crisis has cost consumers billions of dollars in ...


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Posted today (12 hours ago)
Deer Survey To Determine If Population Has Increased  Times Newspapers

Deer roaming around Des Peres will be counted next year to assess if their numbers have increased.


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Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (7 days ago)
Resources for Southcentral Alaska homeowners after the 7.0 earthquake  Anchorage Daily News

As a coalition of government agencies starts taking stock of residential damage in Anchorage, Mat-Su and the Kenai Peninsula Borough from the magnitude 7.0 ...


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Posted yesterday.
Rates Likely To Rise For Almost All Citizens Customers  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NEWS *SERVICE* OF FLORIDA) — The board of Citizens Property Insurance Corp.


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Posted today
City looks to replace damaged MCFD Station No. 3  Carolinacoastonline

MOREHEAD CITY — Extensive damage from Hurricane Florence to the city's western-most fire station has prompted the fire department to look for temporary ...


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Posted on Nov 20, 2018 (24 days ago)
How Wildfires Are Making Some California Homes Uninsurable  The New York Times

We're not in a crisis yet, but all of the trends are in a bad direction,” said the insurance commissioner for California, which had to prevent insurers from abruptly ...


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Posted on Dec 8, 2018 (5 days ago)
SCC encourages Virginians to review their insurance coverage - The Tidewater News  Tidewater News

by Katha Treanor. RICHMOND With all its traveling, shopping, cooking, decorating and entertaining, the holiday season carries many risks that can impact your ...


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Posted on Dec 12, 2018 (2 days ago)
Senior Homeowners Give Reverse Jumbo Mortgages New Life  Wall Street Journal

Such real-estate loans have a bad reputation but may be a good fit for older Americans who want to supplement incomes without taking on more debt.


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Posted today (21 hours ago)
North Atlantic hurricanes cost insurers $14 billion: Munich Re  Business Insurance

Insured losses for the 2018 North Atlantic hurricane season totaled $14 billion, most of which was in the United States, according to a report released Thursday ...


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Posted today (19 hours ago)
First Aid Squad captain loses home, at least 3 pets in fire just days before Christmas  NJ.com

A Toms River First Aid Squad captain had to be rescued from the basement of her home Thursday after a fire swept through it, killing at least three pets.


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Posted on Dec 6, 2018 (8 days ago)
California Insurance Company Goes Under After Camp Fire, Leaving Thousands Without Insurance  ValuePenguin

Piles of ash line the streets of Paradise, California, marking the foundations of family homes which stood just a few weeks ago. Today, there's little left to the ...


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