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Hurricane season is far from over; how are you managing your hurricane claims in New Jersey?

If you’ve spent hours reviewing your insurance after sustaining hurricane damage, you might be a bit bewildered about just what’s covered and what isn’t. Hurricane claims in NJ can be pretty tricky and sometimes confusing, especially if you’re unfamiliar with all the legalese which is used in a typical policy.

Many homeowners suffer wind damage, water damage, and other types of property damage, but still can’t tell exactly what’s covered after reading through their insurance coverage. Don’t feel bad if you fall into this category, because it’s fairly typical of insurance policies to be confusing and unclear about coverage. That’s what makes filing hurricane claims in NJ so important and so frustrating at the same time. Continue reading "Hurricane season is far from over; how are you managing your hurricane claims in New Jersey?"

Hurricane season in Florida is guaranteed. How will you manage your insurance claim?

The NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is forecasting a busier and more violent hurricane season than usual for Florida in 2020, and so far this year, results have borne out that prediction. The Center is predicting 16 to 19 storms will sweep through the state this year, with somewhere between 6 and 10 of them developing into full-blown hurricanes, with sustained winds exceeding 75 mph. Continue reading "Hurricane season in Florida is guaranteed. How will you manage your insurance claim?"

Getting Ready for the 2019 Hurricane Season

Trees that fell on a house during a hurricane

Are you ready for Andrea? Barry? What about Humberto, Jerry and Karen?

Those aren’t people, but rather the names meteorologists will give to the tropical storms and hurricanes as they develop in 2019.

In a few short months, people up and down the east coast could be cleaning up after hurricane damage, which means we’ll likely be dealing with hurricane claims. PA and NJ: pretty much any state on the east coast is susceptible to some level of destruction from tropical storms.

We’ve talked a lot about how to recover after a storm hits and dealing with NJ and PA hurricane claims, but we haven’t dealt much with hurricane preparation. With that in mind, we’ve decided to share this list from FEMA on how you can prepare for hurricanes before, during and after the storm.

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