What Do You Do When Making a Robbery and Vandalism Claim?

Theft and vandalism can happen to any homeowner and any property. When it does, what’s your next move? Whatever the scenario, robbery and vandalism can leave you feeling angry, fearful, and vulnerable. But at the very least, homeowners who purchased theft and vandalism coverage from their insurance companies can have peace of mind—or not? In […]

Pre-Emptive Measures to Minimize Business Losses in Case of Calamity

A wise business owner anticipates problems. Given the current global climate, which has produced multiple “once-in-a-lifetime” calamities within weeks of each other (Hurricane Harvey in August and Hurricane Irma in September 2017, for instance), this practice is now even more important. After all, hurricanes and other natural calamities don’t just inflict damage on residences but […]

Better Safe than Sorry: Securing Your Finances in Case of Fire Damage

Residential fires are more common than some people think. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) says that a household may expect approximately 5 residential fires in their lifetime. These fire incidents are often minor, but there is a 1 in 4 chance that an incident will result in major damage. Having said that, vigilance is […]

Don’t Assume You Don’t Have Coverage

These are Peter Kochenburger’s words, a deputy director at UConn’s Insurance Law Center, about the potential flood of insurance claims after Hurricane Harvey. It’s wise advice to if you have home insurance, because at least, you’ll try and know how far your insurer is willing to help you. Settlements and coverage aren’t always straightforward, but […]

Protect Your Family and Property with These Hurricane Readiness Tips

Hurricanes are not to be underestimated in any circumstance. Florida residents, veterans of multiple severe hurricane seasons, know all of this too well. For homeowners, however, there’s more to it than ensuring their family and property survive such natural calamities — it means living life as normal as possible afterward, as well. While injuries and […]