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Is Travel Insurance Worth It?

Consider these pros and cons to determine if travel insurance is worth purchasing for your next trip.

09/16/2014

Citizens Property Insurance

State Regulators Approve Rate Drop For Citizens

Certain customers of Florida’s largest property insurer will soon be paying a little less for their homeowners insurance but not all of them.

09/05/2014

Citizens-Wide

Citizens Customers To Face Change As Policies Renew

Citizens Property Insurance Corp. is starting to advise many homeowners with expiring policies that they have to go through an electronic clearinghouse intended to shift more policies into the private market.

CBS Miami–09/03/2014

Citizens Property Insurance

Insurer To Takes Thousands Of Citizens’ Policies

Regulators have approved a plan by Southern Oak Insurance Co. to remove up to 10,000 residential policies from the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp.

07/03/2014

Citizens-Wide

Citizens Property Insurance Votes To Lower Rates In 2015

If you homeowner’s policy is with Citizens Property Insurance, you’re going to be paying a bit less next year. On Wednesday the board of the state’s largest property insurer voted to lower rates by an average of 3.2 percent for single family homeowners in 2015.

06/26/2014

Citizens-Wide

Citizens Customers May Get Rate Cut Next Year

Citizens Property Insurance customers may soon get a break with their rates next year.

06/23/2014

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Obama Set To Sign Law Reversing Flood Insurance Hikes

Homeowners in flood-prone neighborhoods across the country will see relief from big insurance increases when President Barack Obama signs a bipartisan bill Friday.

CBS Miami–03/14/2014

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Congress Clears Bill To Ease Flood Insurance Hikes

Congress passed a bill scaling back flood insurance premium increases, allowing below-market insurance rates to be passed on to people buying homes.

03/11/2014

(Source: CBS4)

State Insurance Commissioner Says Rates Falling

After more a decade of increases since Hurricane Wilma struck in 2005, homeowner’s insurance is finally coming down in Florida.

01/16/2014

Hurricane WIlma hit South Florida in October 2005 (Source: NOAA)

Hurricane Season To Impact Property Insurance Rates

Florida hasn’t seen a hurricane since 2005, but that hasn’t stopped property insurance rates from going up. Hurricane Wilma was the last of eight hurricanes to hit the state from 2004 to 2005. It raked the southern end of Florida and caused billions in damages.

CBS Miami–05/27/2013

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