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Wednesday, October 5, 2016 NEW CALIFORNIA STATUTE REGULATES PUBLIC ADJUSTERS. Last month (September 2016) Governor Brown signed into law new consumer protections for insureds who engage the services of a public insurance adjuster (PA). READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 15, 2015 Over 5000 homes and 1000 vehicles were damaged or destroyed in the recent Valley and Butte fires, effecting thousands of California policyholders. As is always the case in these kinds of disasters, many policyholders will find it difficult to satisfy in a timely fashion the documentary requirements imposed by their insurance policies. READ MORE >>
Sunday, September 13, 2015 The California Department of Insurance issued a new release today (September 11, 2015) reminding residents effected by evacuation orders in Amador and Calaveras counties that they may be eligible for reimbursement for additional living expenses through their homeowner or renter insurance policies. READ MORE >>
Thursday, March 26, 2015I am a California Small Business Owner Am I Required to have Workers' Compensation Insurance? Some Background - What is Workers Comp Insurance All About? Workers' Compensation Insurance is a social bargain that was struck in California (and in most other states) at the beginning of the twentieth century. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Many of us tend to think that only homeowners need insurance protection and so we often equate residential insurance with homeowner's insurance. But more "residences" are occupied by renters than by owners. And while the physical structures in which renters live will be insured by the owners of those structures, the valuable possessions of renters will not be. READ MORE >>
Thursday, December 11, 2014Insurance Prep for the Winter Storm Season The cat may be out of the bag already. This season's big winter storm - which may be the worst to hit northern California in several years - had already begun when I received a news release from the Department of Insurance urging consumers to review their insurance policies before the winter storms hits. READ MORE >>