Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

A flood insurance fix may calm housing markets, but not low-income homeowners.

Friday, March 07, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Condo owners have largely been quiet in the debate over Biggert-Waters flood insurance reform.

Friday, February 28, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

A new House proposal bodes well for congressional action on a Biggert-Waters flood insurance fix.

Friday, February 14, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

The House agrees to consider flood insurance fix, but it’s not the version the Senate just passed.

Tuesday, February 04, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

The Senate approves another well-intentioned flood insurance fix; will the House follow suit?

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Amid a 9-month reprieve from rising flood insurance rates, hopes dim for a long-term solution.

Friday, January 17, 2014 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

While Congress dithers over a flood insurance fix, some homeowners are surviving with help from Lloyd’s of London.

Friday, December 20, 2013 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

An attempt to delay skyrocketing flood insurance rates falls short in the Senate, setting the stage for a 2014 showdown.

Friday, November 01, 2013 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Proposed four-year moratorium on new flood rate increases does little to reassure hardest-hit homeowners.

Friday, October 25, 2013 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

A delinquent flood insurance payment by your mortgage lender could trigger a dramatic rate increase.

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