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  • Flood Insurance 101: What You Need To Know

    Do you have flood insurance? FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) notes that “floods are the most common natural disaster in the United States… There is a 26 percent chance of experiencing a flood during the life of a 30-year mortgage, compared to a four percent chance of fire.” You don’t have to be directly on [...] More  →
  • Is Flood Insurance Required and How Do I Tell?

    Since it is hurricane season half of the year in the Southeast, let’s talk about flood insurance. Flood insurance covers a property in the case of damage or loss from flood waters. Most homeowners insurance policies exclude coverage for flood damage. For the most part, flood insurance covers rising water. Conversely, homeowners insurance would typically cover …

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