Did you know that 20 percent of all flood claims are filed in low to moderate flood risk areas? According to FEMA, floods—including inland flooding, flash floods and flooding from seasonal storms—occur in every region of the United States. Learn how to prepare for the possibility of a flood, what your flood insurance options are, and how to obtain adequate coverage.
Headline inflation rose by 2.8 percent in May 2018 vs. May 2017, which is the largest 12-month increase since the period that ended on February 2012. Core CPI rose 2.2 percent for the 12 months ending May 2018—the highest 12-month increase since the period ending February 2017.
EXTENDED REPLACEMENT COST COVERAGE- Pays a certain amount above the policy limit to replace a damaged home, generally 120 percent or 125 percent. Similar to a guaranteed replacement cost policy, which has no percentage limits. Most homeowner policy limits track inflation in building costs. Guaranteed and extended replacement cost policies are designed to protect the policyholder after a major disaster when the high demand for building contractors and materials can push up the normal cost of reconstruction. (See Guaranteed replacement cost coverage )
MUNICIPAL LIABILITY INSURANCE- Liability insurance for municipalities.See Full Glossary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; firstname.lastname@example.org Kim Kirchner, Coburn Communication: (212) 536-9837; Kim.Kirchner@coburnww.com NEW YORK – (June 05, 2018) – While consumers understand insurance as protection against financial loss, the… Read More
For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; email@example.com NEW YORK, May 15, 2018 — The official start of hurricane season has always been June 1. Yet, tropical weather pays little heed to the calendar. Read More