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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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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

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Florida Homeowners Pay The Highest Insurance Rate In Nation

Florida hasn’t seen a hurricane since 2005, but that hasn’t stopped property insurance rates from going up.

12/17/2013

Citizens Property Insurance (Source: CBS4)

Citizens Property Asking For Another Round Of Rate Hikes

The state’s Office of Insurance Regulation is considering a request by Citizens Property Insurance Corp. for another round of rate hikes in 2014.

08/21/2013

Dan Gelber (Source: CBS4)

Gelber Calls On Gov. Scott To Return Money To Insurer

A leading Florida Democrat is crying foul about a deal made with Citizens Property Insurance and another insurance company which is getting paid to absorb 60,000 policies.

CBS Miami–05/24/2013

Citizens Property Insurance (Source: CBS4)

Citizens Bare Bones Plan Is Just That

Some South Florida homeowners who are insured by Citizens Property Insurance may be eligible for a cheaper option.

05/20/2013

Citizens Property Insurance (Source: CBS4)

Citizen’s Prop. Insurance Offers Cheaper Option

Property owners covered by Citizen’s Property Insurance may have a cheaper option that they are not aware of.

CBS Miami–05/19/2013

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CBS4 Investigation: Overcharging Citizens

Citizens Insurance has been the focus of a lot of criticism over the last few years from state leaders and taxpayers. Now, an exclusive CBS4 Investigation has discovered that hundreds of thousands of policy holders may have been overcharged by Citizens.

CBS4–02/27/2013

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Sandy’s Aftermath Will Affect Us All

As residents of New York and New Jersey struggle to recover from Hurricane Sandy’s deadly trip through the Northeast, it may be a while before the total dollar loss is known.

11/01/2012

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Advocate Wants Investigation Into “Unfair” Insurance Practice

Calling it an unfair trade practice, state insurance consumer advocate Robin Smith Westcott wants an investigation to the practice of insurance companies canceling homeowner’s policies or denying claims based on their credit information.

CBS4–10/31/2012

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