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Get Ready for the Great California ShakeOut

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It’s the 11th anniversary of the Great California ShakeOut, which takes place this year on October 17th at 10:17 A.M! Everyone is encouraged to participate in this earthquake drill, whether you’re at home, work or school. The main goal of the ShakeOut is to make sure Californians are prepared in case of a major earthquake. Below, you’ll find more information on the event and important earthquake-safety tips.Read More »Get Ready for the Great California ShakeOut

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

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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 covers everything, there are a few that are crucial to have. Most victims of natural disasters never imagined that they’d lose their home and belongings to a flood, earthquake or wildfire. People often skim over Flood Insurance and Earthquake Insurance, even after an agent explains that they won’t be covered with a standard Homeowners Insurance policy.Read More »Catastrophic Insurance: What Is and Is Not Included in Your Homeowners Insurance Policy

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How to Prepare for an Earthquake

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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 anything that gets broken, too. One way to do that is to have Earthquake Insurance coverage on your Homeowners policy. You’ll have peace of mind that anything damaged in an earthquake won’t have to be paid for out of your own pocket.Read More »How to Prepare for an Earthquake