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Massachusetts insurance industry helping Massachusetts towns recover from explosions

After three towns suffered natural gas explosions, carriers are helping them get back on their feet. As three towns in continue to recover from several…

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Florida flood insurance rates are on the rise in April

This month, homeowners will start to pay more for their coverage against water damage. Homeowners are being advised that Florida flood insurance is getting more…

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John Oliver describes Flood Insurance Program failures via talking seagull

As hurricanes and flooding becomes increasingly problematic Oliver brought NFIP into the spotlight. The most recent episode of HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver…

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Mar-A-Lago carries NFIP flood insurance protection

At the same time that the federal program faces an uncertain future, the president’s Florida estate is covered by it. Mar-A-Lago, Donald Trump’s Palm Beach,…

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Rising extreme weather risk places property insurance in uncomfortable position

An increase in severe storms, flooding, wind, wildfires and other disasters are driving claims skyward. Flooding and wildfires are making massive headlines this summer and…

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Federal flood insurance program swamped by repeat claims

NFIP struggles with debate over paying one claim after the next or supporting structure elevations. The federal flood insurance is finding itself drowning in repeat…

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Flood insurance premiums rise and will likely continue rising

Homeowners seeking to purchase coverage against overland flooding will be paying more as of this month. Changes that took effect on April 1 are sending…