Office Approves Removal of up to 79,397 Policies from Citizens

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (Office) has approved the removal of up to 78,897 personal residential policies and 500 commercial residential polices from Citizens Property Insurance Corporation (Citizens) by the following four companies:   ·         First Community Insurance Company ‒ approved to remove up to 12,897 personal residential PLA policies ·        …

Google Launches Car Insurance Comparison Website

A new Google product, Google Compare, will be changing the way consumers purchase insurance in California. The comparison shopping site (think Kayak for car insurance) allows customers to input their zip code and other details and provides them with insurance rates for multiple insurers who are participating in the program. Consumers can then take the…

What Is Covered by a Basic Auto Insurance Policy?

What Is Covered by a Basic Auto Insurance Policy?  Your auto policy may include six coverages. Each coverage is priced separately. 1. Bodily Injury Liability This coverage applies to injuries that you, the designated driver or policyholder, cause to someone else. You and family members listed on the policy are also covered when driving someone…

What Is Covered by a Standard Homeowners Policy?

A standard homeowners insurance policy includes four essential types of coverage. They include: Coverage for the structure of your home. Coverage for your personal belongings. Liability protection. Additional living expenses in the event you are temporarily unable to live in your home because of a fire or other insured disaster. 1. The structure of your…