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Category: Homeowners Insurance

Earthquake Insurance in New York? It’s Not Entirely Crazy
10 Jul
2019
Homeowners Insurance

Earthquake Insurance in New York? It’s Not Entirely Crazy

by Richard Leon

Though the Northeast is by far less seismically active than the West Coast, earthquakes do occur here. New York City sits on a geologically complex structure of the northern Appalachian Mountains that averages a moderate earthquake (around 5.0 magnitude) every 100 years. So does that mean you need earthquake insurance in New York? Here’s what … Continue reading Earthquake Insurance in New York? It’s Not Entirely Crazy ...

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Alert: NY Homeowners Insurance Policies May Not Cover Fireworks Damage or Injuries
28 Jun
2019
Helpful Tips & Ideas, Homeowners Insurance

Alert: NY Homeowners Insurance Policies May Not Cover Fireworks Damage or Injuries

by Jane Donahue

Independence Day is right around the corner. That means it’s time to fire up the grill and watch the fireworks on Coney Island or from Macy’s as they burst over the East River. If you’re new to the city, here’s some news for you: Those are just about the only two places you can watch … Continue reading Alert: NY Homeowners Insurance Policies May Not Cover Fireworks Damage or Injuries ...

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Did I Forget To…10 Tips to Keep Your Home Safe on Vacation
14 Jun
2019
Helpful Tips & Ideas, Homeowners Insurance, Lifestyle & Travel

Did I Forget To…10 Tips to Keep Your Home Safe on Vacation

by John Malone

After a brutal winter and a soggy spring, warm weather is finally here! Although you might be eager to get out of dodge and enjoy the getaway you’ve been planning, you’ll want your home to be secure in your absence. Ensuring that all of your belongings are safe and protected will give you peace of … Continue reading Did I Forget To…10 Tips to Keep Your Home Safe on Vacation ...

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How to Navigate the New York Home Insurance Claims Process
10 May
2019
Homeowners Insurance, Understanding Insurance

How to Navigate the New York Home Insurance Claims Process

by Richard Leon

When you have to make an insurance claim after something happens to your home, you want the process to be simple. After all, you’re already going through enough, and you don’t want the claims process to be another headache. Having an insurance company that values your needs and can reassure you is critical. TSC Direct … Continue reading How to Navigate the New York Home Insurance Claims Process ...

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