We turned to UP for help getting our homeowners insurance company to cover a $150,000+ smoke damage claim which allowed our family to get safely back into our home....
As the painful process of recovery begins for those whose homes have been damaged or destroyed by tornadoes, storms, or flooding in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, or Texas the focus will be on photographing and removing debris, inventorying losses, negotiating insurance payments and grieving.
In the months ahead, impacted residents will have to plow through paperwork and make important financial decisions. The word most commonly used to describe people's mind set after a natural disaster is "overwhelmed." While...Read More
If you take action to make your home less likely to be seriously damaged or destroyed in a wildfire, your insurance company should reward you with a discount on your premium...or at the very least keep you as a customer and not drop you. United Policyholders' Wildfire Mitigation and Insurance Project aims to make this common sense concept a reality.
We are...Read More
Reforming and/or re-authorizing the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has moved front and center in our nation's Capitol in the past month, and was mentioned prominently in the budget proposal recently issued by the White House. The NFIP is basically a privatized government program created by Congress through which insurance companies and vendors get paid to sell flood insurance and process claims in coordination with a small staff of public...Read More
Catch UP on how to use the appraisal process to settle an insurance dispute from the comfort of your home or office. Lawyers and public adjusters can earn continuing ed credit for registering for the webinar. And best of all, your registration fee supports our non-profit's important work empowering the insured. A recording of the webinar will be available for purchase after the event at www.uphelp.org/catchup.
The one-hour long segment of Catch UP, slated for March 21, 2017, features UP Executive...Read More