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Storm-Related Losses – What’s Covered?

With just a few months before hurricane season begins, now is a good time to review what types of storm damage are covered by standard homeowners policies. Not all storm damage is covered. While some homeowners insurance won’t pay for damage to the inside of your house due to a […]

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Why Do My Auto Insurance Rates Keep Going Up?

Keeping auto insurance premiums low seems like an easy task for a safe driver who rarely files a claim. But even for people who have a good driving record, rates keep increasing. Why? Relatively low gas prices mean that people are driving more, and the more time spent driving leads […]

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Advice to Reduce the Likelihood of a Winter Weather Loss

Extreme winter weather has been a major issue throughout much of the U.S. in recent years. In fact, PURE Members reported more than 700 winter weather claims in 2015, accounting for around $50M in losses – the majority of which were due to ice dams and frozen pipes. For perspective, […]

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3 Reasons You Need Renters Insurance Before the Holidays

The holiday season is upon us, and while you might be decorating your apartment door with boughs of holly and prepping your Thanksgiving turkey, you should also be arranging for something else: to get covered with renters insurance. Your landlord or property management company has insurance that covers the walls, […]

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Why You Need Rental Reimbursement Coverage

What happens if your car has to be in the shop for an extended amount of time? What are you supposed to drive? Rental Reimbursement coverage takes care of that. This inexpensive coverage is offered by your auto insurance company and will pay for a rental car so you don’t […]

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Tips from the National Flood Insurance Program

If your home has suffered flood damage, here are some steps to help you stay safe and secure in the days ahead.   Beware of Hazards Check for damage. Check for structural damage before re-entering your home. Contact the appropriate professionals immediately if you suspect damage to water, gas, electric […]

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Keep Your Pets Protected In Emergencies

More than 60% of U.S. households have at least one pet as a companion, according to polling data. When it comes to what type of pets Americans have, dogs and cats are the overwhelming favorites, as you might expect. But these little – or not so small – creatures are […]

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New App for Home Inventory in Case of Disaster

It is almost unimaginable to think about losing your belongings and important documents in a tragedy such as a home fire, flood, robbery or other disaster.  However, if this happens, it is much easier to make an insurance claim if you have accurate records of your property and can prove […]

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