Category: Natural Disaster Insurance

Catastrophic Insurance: What Is and Is Not Included in Your Homeowners Insurance Policy

Many people don’t understand what is not included on their standard Homeowners Insurance policy until it’s too late. Some homeowners only think short-term and opt for the minimum requirements on their mortgage. While there’s no one type of catastrophic insurance that

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The Coverage Cycle: All the Insurance You Need in a Lifetime

You may wonder why it’s better to go through an insurance agency rather than going directly to a carrier. Well, one of the main reasons is because everyone needs different types of insurance at different stages in their lives. A

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What Now? Surviving the Flood in the Aftermath

Some people live in areas where floods are a common disaster. They have learned the hard way that being prepared for such a natural disaster is very important. For many of us, however, a flood may not only devastate us

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What to Do to Protect Yourself Against a Hurricane

Many people learn the hard way that you shouldn’t wait until a disaster unexpectedly strikes to get home insurance because you literally cannot get it once the storm comes! You can’t even buy it directly after the storm passes. There are

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Surviving a Wildfire – What to Do After the Flames Are Put Out

If you were evacuated from your home due to raging forest fires, it will be an emotional experience to return after the flames are no longer burning. Chances are you’re hoping the damage wasn’t very bad while at the same

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Reasons you should begin an emergency financial plan

Many people know the importance of having emergency kits in their cars or emergency evaluation plans for their homes. However, many neglect to formulate a financial emergency plan, which can save time and frustration in a number of situations. We

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How to Prepare for an Earthquake

Anyone who lives in an earthquake-prone area needs a good earthquake disaster plan and updated earthquake kit. You’ll also want to minimize damage done to your house and your belongings when it’s shaking. You should ensure that you’re able to replace

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Evacuation Plan in Case of an Emergency?

Catastrophic events, such as floods, fires, and earthquakes, can happen at any time – day or night. The unexpected nature of these events makes it difficult for individuals and families to plan ahead for ‘the worst’. After all, how can

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Does Auto Insurance Cover Damage Caused By An Earthquake?

If you live in California, and have for awhile, you’ve probably experienced an earthquake. You know they can strike without warning and cause damage to your home. Hopefully, that’s why you added Earthquake Insurance coverage to your Homeowners policy. But, amid

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Mitigating Risks with Natural Disaster Coverage

Natural disasters are scary events that can end up causing a lot of damage to your home. A standard homeowner’s insurance policy does not usually cover damages from events like earthquakes or floods – two of the most common natural

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