Hurricane insurance companies release post-Ian policyholder tips

Hurricane Insurance - Helpful Tips

As the storm thrashed its way onto the Florida Gulf Coast, insurers were braced and ready with advice. As Storm Ian makes its way across Florida, hurricane insurance companies are hoping to help customers to stay safe and know what to do after the storm has gone by. Though storm surge was the biggest threat along the Gulf Coast, wind and flooding threaten inland. Hurricane insurance companies always recommend making paper copies of policies stored in waterproof cases such as plastic resealable freezer bags. Saving policies online in the cloud…

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State Farm rolls out insurance plan strategy for more personalized quotes

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The insurer lets consumers use a spectrum of options for the purpose of covering individual needs. State Farm recently launched an advertising campaign for its new Personal Price Plan insurance plan strategy aimed at covering customers at a price specific to their coverage needs. The idea is that the consumer can obtain a personalized quote for precisely what they need covered. The campaign focuses on a range of different scenarios demonstrating how customers have options to control the price of their insurance plan based on their specific needs. The latest…

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California signs heat wave ranking and early warning system law

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Signing AB 2238 is labeling the state as a world leader in efforts for protection against climate change effects. California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed Assembly Bill 2238 into law, creating the first statewide heat wave ranking and early warning system to help state residents to prepare. AB 2238 was sponsored by Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara to help protect Californians. The bill was co-authored by Assemblymembers Luz Rivas, Eduardo Garcia, and Cristina Garcia. It will create the first statewide ranking and early warning system in the country for heat waves…

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State Farm home insurance and ADT partner up for loss prevention and detection

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The insurer recently announced an investment of $1.2 billion into the security company. State Farm recently announced that it has invested $1.2 billion into the ADT Inc security company, for approximately 15 percent equity and a move to support new home insurance advancements. The partnership between the two companies allows the insurer to imagine new forms of coverage. By working with ADT security, State Farm will be looking into ways to innovate the home insurance experience. This could include new applications for Smart Home technology to be applied to property…

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Will this season underscore the importance of hurricane insurance

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This weekend presents a reminder of the importance of obtaining coverage before storms happen. Hurricane insurance is once again in the spotlight as the upcoming long weekend is expected to include the naming of two Atlantic storms as the season approaches its peak. This serves as a reminder of how important it is to have the right coverage in place at this time of year. This season has seemed exceptionally quiet, without a named storm having occurred by the start of September. That said, it is far from over and…

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Tennessee parents issued tips for auto insurance as teen drivers return to school

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The TDCI has published a list of guidance to help parents navigate the industry for their kids. The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) has published a list of helpful auto insurance tips to help parents shopping on behalf of their teen driver kids during back-to-school season. The goal is to ensure that the right back-to-school coverage will be found at the best price. “As the parent of three young children, I know the back-to-school season can be hectic for students, parents, and educators alike,” said Carter Lawrence, TDCI…

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USAA and Human API collaborate on new life insurance shopping experience

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The insurer announced that it would be working with the health data platform to change the buying process. USAA Life Insurance Company has announced that it will be partnering with Human API to take its next step forward in the experience it provides consumers seeking coverage. The insurer and health data platform will come together to recreate the policy shopping process. The new collaboration will bring together the USAA Life insurance experience with digital health data and the health data platform from Human API. The goal is to use the…

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