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Couple that lost everything in fire had let home insurance lapse to pay medical bills – KOCO Oklahoma City
22 Mar
4:00

Couple that lost everything in fire had let home insurance lapse to pay medical bills – KOCO Oklahoma City

Advertisement Couple that lost everything in fire had let home insurance lapse to pay medical bills Share Shares Updated: 7:49 PM CDT Mar 21, 2019 KOCO Staff An Oklahoma couple that lost everything in a house fire had let their home insurance lapse to pay medical bills for the husband’s […]

Zillow, Opendoor, and ‘iBuyers’ are changing real estate transactions – Curbed
22 Mar
1:48

Zillow, Opendoor, and ‘iBuyers’ are changing real estate transactions – Curbed

Imagine everything you need to do to buy a new home. If you already own a property, you’ll probably need a broker to sell it. You may also need a broker to find you a new place. You’ll need a mortgage lender to finance the purchase. You’ll have to buy […]

She Owed $227,000 in Medical Bills—Even With Insurance. Here’s What it Took to Pay Them – TIME
21 Mar
8:19

She Owed $227,000 in Medical Bills—Even With Insurance. Here’s What it Took to Pay Them – TIME

She Owed $227,000 in Medical Bills—Even With Insurance. Here’s What it Took to Pay Them | Time this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Source: http://time.com/5555988/medical-bills-out-of-network/

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies’ Members – Business Wire
21 Mar
5:18

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies’ Members – Business Wire

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A+ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “aa-” of WestGUARD Insurance Company, AmGUARD Insurance Company, EastGUARD Insurance Company and NorGUARD Insurance Company, which operate under an intercompany pooling agreement. These companies are members of Berkshire Hathaway GUARD […]

Local fire department ratings are improving. Here’s why that matters to your wallet – Livingston Daily
21 Mar
4:17

Local fire department ratings are improving. Here’s why that matters to your wallet – Livingston Daily

Buy Photo Fowlerville and Putnam firefighters, as well as Livingston County EMS, on the scene of a house fire on Kern Road in Iosco Township Friday, March 1, 2019. (Photo: Gillis Benedict/Livingston Daily) If you own a home in Unadilla Township, you’re likely paying around $178 more each year for home insurance than you […]

Around the House: Insurance shouldnt require good roofs to be replaced – Daily Commercial
21 Mar
8:48

Around the House: Insurance shouldnt require good roofs to be replaced – Daily Commercial

Every day throughout the state of Florida, homeowners are being forced by insurance companies — with the complicit authorization by the state of Florida — to replace a perfectly good roof on their home, which is still under warranty, to mitigate their exposure in the event of a major hurricane. […]

Cops and Courts: March 20, 2019 | News – Blue Mountain Eagle
21 Mar
5:12

Cops and Courts: March 20, 2019 | News – Blue Mountain Eagle

Arrests and citations in the Blue Mountain Eagle are taken from the logs of law enforcement agencies. Every effort is made to report the court disposition of arrest cases. Grant County Circuit Court Burton W. Soto, 40, Coos Bay, pleaded guilty March 14 to misdemeanor failure to appear committed on […]

New flood zones changes could put financial burden on Hillsborough homeowners – ABC Action News
21 Mar
4:33

New flood zones changes could put financial burden on Hillsborough homeowners – ABC Action News

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Flood zones are changing in Hillsborough County, which could be a major financial burden for tens of thousands of homeowners. “Frustrated would probably be the big thing because I didn’t see this coming,” said homeowner James Patterson. He’s got a mortgage and four kids, two who […]

Costly Heating Oil Spill Cleanups Devastate Homeowners – NECN
21 Mar
12:19

Costly Heating Oil Spill Cleanups Devastate Homeowners – NECN

Katherine Hamelin noticed something was wrong as she walked up the driveway to her Sutton, Massachusetts home in February 2018. She could detect the odor of oil in the air. Hamelin immediately headed down to her basement and discovered oil had seeped through her finished linoleum floor. The thick, red […]

Save Your Way to Lower Home Insurance – GlobeNewswire
20 Mar
4:43

Save Your Way to Lower Home Insurance – GlobeNewswire

MISSION, Kan., March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (Family Features) If your homeowner insurance rates are creeping up even though you haven’t filed any claims, it may be time to take a look at how you can bring those prices back down.Research, smart shopping and even some home upgrades can […]