Demand Surge After Natural Disasters
Natural disasters like hurricanes, earthquakes, and floods can cause widespread devastation in a matter of minutes. While the immediate effects of these events are often evident, the aftermath can also bring about unexpected consequences in the form of a demand surge. In this blog, we will explore how demand surge works when a natural disaster […]
Top 4 Questions You Should Ask When Shopping for Earthquake Insurance
Do your goals include retirement, getting your finances in order, or protecting your nest egg? You might be one of the many asking themselves if getting earthquake insurance should be a priority, or if it is worth getting earthquake insurance at all. Have you gotten a quote yet? Get an online quote from QuakeInsurance by […]
5 Reasons Why Getting Disaster Insurance is a Challenging Choice
Why is Deciding to Get Disaster Insurance so Challenging? Humans make thousands of daily decisions, ranging from simple choices like what to wear or eat, to more complex decisions like buying a house or starting a business. With the increasing complexity of our world, decision-making has become more complicated than ever. When buying insurance, many […]
Financial Impact: FEMA v Earthquake Insurance
Does FEMA Cover Earthquakes? FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) provides financial assistance to individuals and families who have been affected by natural disasters, including earthquakes. The amount of assistance provided by FEMA varies depending on the extent of the damage and the resources available. As of 2021, the maximum amount of individual assistance that FEMA […]
Flood and Earthquake. Unexpected and Underinsured.
Conditions in California are ever changing. The state is in the midst of a winter filled with record snow and rainfall. Are you prepared for these unprecedented events’ impact on your home and property? Californians are used to drought warnings, not flooding. Due to climate change, what we have always accepted as the level of […]
8 Steps to Earthquake Preparation
Did your team make the BIG tournament? The rush and excitement of March Madness can send fans into a frenzy watching buzzer beaters and blow outs. If your favorite gets knocked out, it’s not the end of the world, just a little heartbreak. When we think of actual disasters that can affect our homes and […]
Californians, Are You Feeling Lucky?
No one should rely on luck as insurance for their home in an earthquake zone. Time will tell when our luck runs out… will you be able to rebuild after the inevitable? Although recently stable, California’s seismic areas won’t stay that way according to recent studies. The current earthquake drought also means that Californians aren’t necessarily […]
Financial Preparedness [Step 3]: Debt and Deductibles
How would an earthquake impact my income and budget? A scary point to consider in your financial preparedness. Consider these factors.
Financial First-Aid Kit: Supplies for Financial Preparedness
What is a Financial First-Aid Kit? Survival supplies are often what comes to mind when thinking about emergency preparedness. However, have you considered financial preparedness for the next earthquake or natural disaster? If not, a financial first-aid kit is an excellent way to start. Similar to a medical first-aid kit for physical harm, a financial first-aid […]
Earthquake Insurance: Who Has It and Who Needs It
Today we are rattling off about the shaky subject of earthquake insurance. We touched on this a little bit in our Financial Preparedness series, including best earthquake insurance practices, but we are going to go a bit more in-depth on for this update. One of the most commonly asked questions is, “Do I need earthquake […]