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3 Surprising Things Your Homeowner’s Insurance Covers (And 3 It Doesn’t)

January 23, 2015 by 7 Comments

Homeowner’s insurance is meant to offer you financial protection if your home or some of the things in it are damaged or destroyed. But even the standard policies have a couple quirks, and not everyone takes the time to read the fine print. Here are three things you may not have realized you had coverage for.... View Article

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Climate Worries are Sending Insurance Companies Running

October 29, 2014 by Leave a comment

After Hurricane Sandy, private insurers were notorious for taking their time evaluating damage, and then for being stingy when the payouts finally came. As disruptive weather patterns continue, property insurance companies grow increasingly cagey, and the reason isn’t actually too hard to understand. At the moment, government subsidies are keeping flood insurance artificially low in many high-risk... View Article

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