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In this issue

Umbrellas: Not Just for Singing in the Rain

Renters Need Protection

Don't Share Your Holiday with a Burglar

Investigate That Contractor before You Hire

Least May Not Last

Thaws Cause Road Flaws

 


According to the Insurance Information Institute, while homeowners outnumber renters in the overall population, the reverse is often true in large urban areas. Here are the percentages of households who rent in the four most populous cities, according to the 2010 U.S. Census:

New York City - 69%
Los Angeles - 61.8%
Chicago - 55.1%
Houston - 54.6%

 
 
 
Umbrellas: Not Just for
Singing in the Rain

Are the limits of liability on your homeowners, boat and personal auto policies adequate?
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Renters Need Protection
The recent rough economy, stagnant real estate market, and foreclosures across the U.S. have led to millions of Americans deciding to rent rather than buy their homes.
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Don't Share Your Holiday
with a Burglar

The Insurance Information Institute reported in July 2012 that there are nearly 1.4 million residential burglaries every year, the majority of which occur while families are away on vaca...
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Investigate That Contractor

Investigate That Contractor
before You Hire

Want to renovate your home? Need some spring repairs after a rough winter? Too many folks hire a contractor for home needs with little pre-checking beyond convenience, price...
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Least May Not Last
Most states have laws requiring drivers to carry a minimum amount of liability insurance.
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Thaws Cause Road Flaws
Are you relieved once again to travel dry roads, free of ice and snow? Too many commercial drivers forget until the damage is done...
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www.selective.com

If the recent storms have affected you, report your claims by calling (866) 455-9969, Selective flood insurance customers can call (877) 348-0552 or email floodclaims@selective.com.
 
 
 
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