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Now offering: Hurricane Deductible Insurance!

We are pleased to offer Hurricane Supplemental Insurance! Homeowners in the State of Florida can now transfer the risk of their Hurricane Deductible back to an insurance company! This could completely eliminate your out of pocket expense in the event you have to file a claim! Cat4Home provides complete named storm or hurricane deductible reimbursement […]

Hey, Homeowner! You Should Review Your Home Insurance Now

Did you know that one in 15 insured homes has a claim each year? Yes, according to the Insurance Information Institute, it’s only a matter of time before it’s your turn to file a home insurance claim. Wind, hail, water damage, freezing, theft, fire and lightning are just a few of the common culprits. Now […]

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Hard-to-insure homes

Although it’s always important to purchase homeowners insurance to protect your investment, some homes are harder to insure than others. These homes, referred to as “hard to place homes,” are usually exposed to a large number or variety of risks, and insurance providers are more hesitant to provide coverage for them. Here are some common […]

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Understanding the $900B Stimulus Package

On Monday, Dec. 21, 2020, Congress passed an emergency stimulus package designed to deliver approximately $900 billion in COVID-19-related aid. The bill, which was part of a $1.4 trillion spending package that will keep the government open for the fiscal year, has been sent to President Donald Trump, and he is expected to sign it […]

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SBA Announces Simpler PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

The Small Business Administration (SBA) and the U.S. Department of Treasury (Treasury) recently released a simpler Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application Form 3508S and instructions. This updated, simple two-page application is for borrowers of $50,000 or less, and is not for use by borrowers who received PPP loans totaling $2 million or more […]

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Beware of This New Text Scam Involving Stimulus Checks

The tax industry, state tax agencies and the IRS are warning taxpayers about a new scam that criminals are using to try to trick people into disclosing their bank account information in order to receive an Economic Impact Payment, or as it’s commonly referred to, a stimulus check. What’s the Scam? In this new scam, […]

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Property Claim Instructions

Protect property from further damage. Cover the property if it is exposed to the elements. Make temporary repairs, if reasonable and necessary, to protect the property from further damage. Maintain a record of all expenses incurred. Separate damaged from undamaged personal property. Take photos of damage (if possible). Prepare an inventory of damaged person property. […]

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Filing an Insurance Claim After a Hurricane

Here’s what you can do as you navigate the claims process following Hurricane Sally.

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What protection does Renters Insurance provide?

Just because your landlord has coverage doesn’t mean that you do, too. In most cases, your landlord’s insurance policy covers only structural damage to the building itself. If the structure goes up in flames, your landlord’s coverage would include repairs to the building, but not reimburse you for your possessions. Renters insurance provides protection against […]