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Thursday, August 29, 2019Here are the top five things policyholders need to understand about insurance and hurricanes: Hurricane deductibles: Most homeowners’ insurance policies contain specific provisions related to damage caused by hurricanes, and a key feature is often higher deductibles for losses resulting from a hurricane. READ MORE >>
Friday, March 9, 2018 If you’re a homeowner in Florida relying on flood zone maps to decide whether to buy flood insurance, you may want to check your driver's license instead. If it says Florida, you need flood insurance. According to Roy Wright, who oversees the FEMA National Flood Insurance Program, 60% of the Hurricane Harvey flood losses in Texas came from low-to-moderate flood zones. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 4, 2017Because of all the traumatic pictures we have witnessed after Harvey, Irma and Maria, flood insurance is a hot topic of discussion. And now a flood map change is going into effect in October 2017 for Palm Beach County. Preliminary reports show approximately 100,000 properties will be reclassified. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, September 19, 2017We are thankful that Hurricane Irma has passed and that the storm did not cause the kind of damage to the state of Florida that we had anticipated. We hope all of you and your families are safe and sound and that our clients, their families and businesses are, as well. READ MORE >>