Insurance industry urging American residents to buy flood coverage

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The I.I.I. has officially released a statement to remind home and business owners of hurricane season. With less than a month before the start of the Atlantic hurricane season, officials from an insurance industry group are reminding homeowners, business owners, and renters in at risk areas that they should be considering flood policies. The reminder includes the fact that standard home and business policies do not include flooding. The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) has reinforced its insurance industry statement by pointing out that predictions are that the hurricane season could…

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Hurricane insurance misunderstandings may damage family storm readiness

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As the severe weather season continues, homeowner misconceptions are reducing preparedness. Experts are saying that as the Caribbean heats up for the season, there are still many people who aren’t adequately informed about hurricane insurance, to the point that proper preparation for the storms is being derailed. They have released recommendations for preparedness that don’t just stop at food and water. That said, some of the top recommendations for being ready for the severe weather includes storing a week’s worth of food and water for every person in your home.…

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