United States: Most Dangerous Places to Live

United States: Most Dangerous Places to Live

When it comes to safety, your neighborhood crime rate shouldn’t be your only concern. Depending on where you live, you may find yourself in the path of a flood, hurricane, earthquake or tornado.

Before you purchase a home, it’s important to check and see whether it’s in a region prone to natural disasters. Find out

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How Natural Disasters Affect Construction Costs

How Natural Disasters Affect Construction Costs

In the wake of natural disasters like the wildfires in California and Hurricanes Harvey and Maria, complaints about price gouging are common. Thirty-four states have anti-price gouging laws. But the costs of essential goods and services tend to increase dramatically in affected areas to capitalize on consumer desperation. Read on and discover what happens

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5 Things You Need to Know About Your Natural Disaster Insurance Claim

Homeowners claims

Homeowners claims

 

When your home suffers damage from a natural disaster, it’s often just the beginning of an uphill battle. Even homeowners covered by insurance should prepare for a long and costly recovery process. More than 60% of U.S. homeowners are underinsured. And with the seemingly endless stream of recent natural disasters, many people may

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