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Thursday, August 07, 2014 2:05 pm
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

State Farm says it increased hurricane deductibles in Louisiana to avoid higher rate increases.

Thursday, May 27, 2010 11:34 am
By Jay MacDonald · Bankrate.com

Even as we stoke up the barbie for Memorial Day weekend, nervous home insurance companies are chewing their nails in anticipation of the official start to hurricane season. This year, tensions are running higher than normal among homeowners and insurance underwriters, and for good reason. Record water temperatures in the Atlantic combined with the departure