Top Tips for Making the Claims Process Easier
No one wants to make an insurance claim, but when disaster strikes it’s a necessity. It’s important for homeowners to know that there are things they can do to facilitate the claims process and get reimbursed quicker. Understand the Policy Insurance policies aren’t as straightforward as people may think. There are covered risks and a […]
Tips for Flood Victims
Hurricanes bring flooding, despair and untold anguish as people try to rebuild and face the many challenges in the wake of the storm. Only 18 percent of residents have flood insurance. The coverage is extremely expensive and many private insurers no longer offer it. Whether individuals are trying to perform cleanup tasks on their own […]
Understanding Hurricane Deductibles
Insurance coverage for hurricane damage is far more complicated in Florida than people perceive. There will be a deductible, but it will be much higher than for other types of claims. Special terms may apply. Individuals will typically be covered for wind damage, even if its due to a hurricane. However, some insurers require clients […]
Can You Get a Larger Settlement if You Hire a Public Adjuster?
The simple answer is yes, but much will depend on the terms of your policy and any exclusions. However, the insurance industry does track data about public adjusters and their role in settlements. Statistics show that settlements can be as much as 3 to 5 times larger when you hire a public adjuster. Individuals that […]