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What to Do During a Tornado

It is that time of the year again! So here is a reminder of what to do during a Tornado! Many people assume tornadoes can only occur in “Tornado Alley” during the spring months  that area between the Rocky and Appalachian mountains generally known to be prone to this type of extreme weather. While many

Protecting Your Home from Storm Water Damage

Protecting Your Home from Storm Water Damage A heavy rainstorm has finally stopped. Or maybe a long winter has finally ended, and the deep snows have begun to melt. While good weather may seem like a relief, the potential for water damage may just be beginning. Storm water runoff can quickly overwhelm natural and manmade systems, leading

What Is Catastrophe Insurance?

If you have been a victim of a major weather event like Hurricane Sandy, a forest fire, a flood or an earthquake, you have a pretty good idea of why homeowners, landlords and renters may need catastrophe insurance. These events have occurred with alarming frequency in recent years. What are the different kinds of catastrophe

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Spring Storm Season 2016 [Reminders]

In the wake of last night’s storms I thought it would be good to get this message out again.    I hope you find this information is helpful.  My staff and I are ready. Over the years we have become proficient and awesome advocates for our clients with a claim. It’s what separates us from others and

Storm Season 2016

2016 STORM SEASON IS UPON US!!! (Here are some reminders & tips)

I know we are just getting over the surprise storms and heavy rainfall of this past December here in Missouri. Historically, the time of year that brings us powerful winds and damaging hail is March thru June, which is upon us.  I hope you find this information is helpful. My staff and I are ready.

Flood insurance — Important information

Date : 01-04-2016 During the past 10 days the Midwest has dealt with record flooding.  Emotions are high, people have significant property damage and like most “Act of God” catastrophe events there is fact and fiction floating around involving insurance. This message is my attempt to answer / dispel.  I completely understand that my clients

Storms – Spring weather is here

Hello and Good morning. As I type this email I am listening to the hail hit my building. Oh…….. the joys of spring…. I/we have been thru many storms in our 50+ years. I for one, recall the largest of them all on 04-10-2001. That wind / hail storm defined my agency and afterwards, we