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Do Your Clients Know Flood Is Not Covered on Their Homeowners?

There is still a great deal of misunderstanding about what typical policies cover and don’t cover.
May 31, 2017

According to findings from a 2016 survey performed by the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.), 43% of homeowners think that their standard homeowners insurance covers flood damage from heavy rain and 28% think that storm surge is covered.

While homeowners understand the basics of their coverage, this survey makes it clear that there is still a great deal of misunderstanding about what typical policies cover and don’t cover. Don’t let your clients be caught unaware. Read more about insureds’ misperceptions—and what you can do to correct them.

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