Ride Sharing Legislation Back Again

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Florida remains without a statewide law regulating ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Lawmakers Set To Take Another Stab At Fixing Insurance Claim Abuses

Banking and insurance panels from the state Senate and House will kick off this year’s efforts to solve the “assignment of benefits” problem that home insurers say will trigger annual insurance rate hikes for South Florida homeowners indefinitely if not resolved. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Start 2017 With An Insurance Checkup And Save Thousands Of Dollars In The New Year

Now is a great time to review your homeowner’s, auto and life insurance policies. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Home Insurance Can Help Cover Holiday Disasters

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Behind their charming facades, our homes hide an inner holiday Grinch. Flickering candles? Fire hazard. Pyramid of presents? Burglary bait. Here’s how homeowners insurance helps you recover financially. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Safest Cars For 2017 Announced By Insurance Institute For Highway Safety

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Several manufacturers improved headlights and design improvements since last year’s ratings, and automatic braking systems are standard on more models. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Citizens Property Insurance Expects To Grow In 2017, Entering ‘Different Stage’

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After years of jettisoning customers, Florida’s last-resort insurer expects to get bigger in 2017 — returning to more than half a million policies. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

About One Third Of Insurance Claims From Florida’s 2016 Hurricanes Left Unpaid

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The 2016 hurricane season has not put any insurers in financial jeopardy, like what happened frequently a decade ago when some companies did not provide enough money to cover claims. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

A Streak, A Wobble And An End to South Florida Hurricane Season

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Among forecasters, the season will also be remembered for yet again failing to predict Matthew’s swift transformation into a monster storm. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

5 Ladder Safety Tips For The Holidays, Or Anytime

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The estimated annual cost of ladder injuries in the U.S. is $11 billion. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Turkey Fryer Safety: Make Sure The Turkey Is All You Fry!

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Every year, deep fat fryers are responsible for around 1,000 fires, resulting in 5 deaths and 60 injuries. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR THANKSGIVING SAFETY TIPS

Insurer Slaps Cap On Water Claims

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Don’t count on getting more than $10,000 of damage covered if your home is at least 40 years old and insured by this carrier. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

The Most Deadly Interstate In The U.S. Is In Florida

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Three of the United States’ deadliest interstates go through the Sunshine State. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Insurance Is Essential For Home-Based Businesses

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Along with shedding leases, commuting and other costs of “conventional” business operations, many home-based entrepreneurs assume their homeowner’s insurance policy provides the protection they need. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

How To Protect Your Commercial Property On Halloween

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With commercial property insurance and the right precautions, there’s no need to fear the spookiest night of the year for your business. For some tips on what to consider, CLICK ON THE HEADLINE

Obama Administration Confirms Double-Digit ACA Premium Hikes

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In some states, the premium increases are striking, like in Arizona, where unsubsidized premiums for a hypothetical 27-year-old buying a benchmark “second-lowest cost silver plan” will jump by 116 percent, from $196 to $422. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE