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Many Renters Are Still Uninsured According to I.I.I. Poll

Although the majority of homeowners purchase insurance for their home, when it comes to renters, only 65 percent have renters insurance, according to a poll conducted for the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). The number of renters is steadily increasing. According …

Insured Losses from Sandy Estimated Between $7-$15B: AIR

Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates that insured losses from Sandy to onshore properties in the U.S. will be between $7 and$15 billion. AIR estimates include wind and storm surge damage to onshore residential, commercial and industrial properties and their …

Bastrop, Texas, Residents Putting the Past Behind After Wildfire

Gary Bonnette had traveled with his wife Cynthia and son Aaron to San Antonio to visit family members when he got a phone call saying his home was threatened by a huge wildfire. Neighbors say smoke was pouring over the …