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Homeowners + Renters Insurance Understanding the insurance claims payment process

After a disaster, you want to get back to normal as soon as possible, and your insurance company wants to help. You may get multiple checks from your insurer as you make temporary repairs, permanent repairs and replace damaged belongings. Here's what you need to know about claims payments.    

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Disasters + Preparedness Hurricane season insurance guide

Don’t wait until after you have a loss to check your insurance—review your homeowners or renters policies to make you have the right coverage in the event you're hit with a destructive storm. Triple-I Video: Hurricane insurance guide 

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Insight + Analysis

Insurance Industry 2020 - Commentary on first quarter financial results

2020 first-quarter data in comparison to both the previous quarter and the first quarters of prior years, gave little hint of the shock that was to follow in 2020’s second quarter. Indeed, for the property/casualty  insurance industry, the first quarter of 2020 generally went well. 

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I.I.I. Glossary

TRAVEL INSURANCE- Insurance to cover problems associated with traveling, generally including trip cancellation due to illness, lost luggage and other incidents.

ANNUITY PURCHASE RATE- The cost of an annuity based on such factors as the age and gender of the contract owner.

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I.I.I. News Wire

Triple-I: Isaias Forecast to Become a Strong Category 1 Hurricane, Impacting Florida and Eastern Seaboard

For immediate release Florida Press Office: 904-806-7813, markf@iii.org SAINT JOHNS, Fla., July 31, 2020 – Hurricane Isaias is expected to become a strong Category 1 storm as it approaches South Florida on Saturday and has the potential to cause property damage and flooding… Read More

Triple-I—Tropical Storm Hanna Could Impact Texas, Louisiana

For immediate release Florida Press Office: 904-806-7813, markf@iii.org NEW YORK, July 24, 2020 – Tropical Storm Hanna has the potential to cause property damage along the Texas and Louisiana coasts as a Saturday landfall is expected near Corpus Christi, Texas. Read More

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PAMIC 113th Mid-Atlantic Mutual Advantage Convention
August
09
2020
CANCELLED
Building Innovation 2020 Conference & Expo
August
16
2020
Virtual edition: Website
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