Hurricane Florence Damage Problems – Just Starting

Insurance claims for Hurricane Florence damage are now starting to pour in. Victims remain hopeful that the claims process will go smoothly. They hope they will be paid accurately. However, if the recent past is any indication, these hopes may well be wishful thinking. Continue reading “Hurricane Florence Damage Problems – Just Starting”

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HURRICANES HARVEY, IRMA & MARIA VS. FEMA & YOUR HOMEOWNER’S INSURANCE

A recent spate of powerful hurricanes brought death and devastation throughout the Caribbean, Puerto Rico, Texas, Florida, and other states along the gulf and up the coast. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose, and Maria have caused unprecedented devastation of levels never before seen in an area larger than the state of New Jersey. They have caused […]

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WILL FEMA PERFORM BETTER FOR HARVEY AND IRMA VICTIMS THAN THEY DID FOR SANDY VICTIMS?

There are already thousands of insurance claims for damage caused by Hurricane Harvey and Irma. FEMA expects thousands more claims yet to come. Victims hope for a smooth claims process and accurate payment for damage. But, if the recent past is any indication, these hopes may well be wishful thinking. Hurricane Sandy claims are now approaching 5 years […]

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Hurricane Harvey, Now Hurricane Irma And Your Flood Insurance

Hurricane Harvey devastated Houston along with a swath of surrounding small towns. The damages are estimated to be in excess of $180 Billion. Irma hasn’t arrived as yet, but this storm is already being touted as a history maker. As a Category 5 hurricane she has sustained 185 mile an hour winds for over 24 hours. […]

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Taking A Closer Look At Your Homeowners Insurance

If you own a home then you undoubtedly have homeowners insurance. The question that you need to ask is if you are really protected or are you wasting your money? There are a lot os questions, but first, let’s define homeowners insurance: What Is Homeowners Insurance? Homeowners insurance is property insurance that covers a private residence. […]

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Questions You Should Ask About Flood Insurance For Your Property

Congress created the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) in 1968. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) manages the NFIP. Flood insurance is not commonly included in your home owner’s insurance and therefore damage from a flood won’t be covered. Flood insurance is a separate policy, but unless your mortgage lender requests it, you are under […]

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