Preparing for Hurricane Irma

With Hurricane Irma’s path is still uncertain, preparations across Florida are underway. State officials are warning residents to prepare for the worst. “Seeing the recent destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey, …

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Homeowners Insurance-Are you getting what you pay for?

Recently, Consumer Reports published an article, “What you don’t know about homeowners insurance could cost you.” The article serves as an important reminder to review your policy before disaster strikes. …

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Is your car storm ready?

An unusually active hurricane season has gotten off to an early start this year. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) has made their predictions for the Atlantic hurricane season. …

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Don’t Do This During a Storm

You know the drill when a storm is coming. Secure outdoor furniture and stock up on batteries, water and non-perishable food items. “GreatFlorida Insurance regularly compiles storm safety tips for our …

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Storm Activity Necessitates Insurance Check

Florida historically experiences the most severe weather over the next eight weeks. August through October is peak hurricane season. Recent tropical activity serves as a reminder of the importance of …

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Hurricane Amnesia

Do you remember the last time a hurricane hit Florida? How can you take emergency managers seriously when the state has not seen a hurricane in over 10 years? “Having …

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Buying Insurance Local vs National

What is important to you when it comes to selecting insurance? There is no right or wrong response, the answer is based on personal preferences. A survey of over 400 …

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Rising Flood Insurance

April 1, 2015, the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act went into effect. This will cause a rise in flood insurance for thousands of residents in flood zones, specifically those who …

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September is National Preparedness Month. Are You Ready?

September 2014 is National Preparedness Month. It is sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, (FEMA) and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Their goal is to educate the public …

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Avoiding Damage to Your Vehicle during a Summer Storm

Who knew summer, the most carefree and relaxing time of the year could be filled with so many hazards? To piggyback on the previous blog post, we will continue looking …

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