Monthly Archives: February 2013

Flood Insurance Myths and Facts

The National Flood Insurance Program was created in 1968.  Despite the longevity of the program, there is still much misinformation about who is eligible, how to purchase and amounts of coverage available.  In recent years, homes and businesses have experienced … Continue reading

Posted in Apartment Association of Michigan, Articles & Information

U.S. Commercial Insurance Prices to Firm in 2013

All signs indicate that insurance rates will continue their upward trend as indicated in this article. Jason Vandeberghe U.S. Commercial Insurance Prices to Firm in 2013: Marsh Rates for commercial lines insurance will continue to rise in 2013 thanks to … Continue reading

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Lawmakers Introduce Homeowner Catastrophe Protection Plan

In recent years there have been many weather-related catastrophes that have left many homeowners uncovered or unprepared.  One legislator has proposed a tax deferred reserve to help cover losses. Eileen Jankowski, CIC WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 — Rep. Thomas J. Rooney, … Continue reading

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Small Business Health Care Reform Guide and Tax Credit Calculators Now Available

This site provides a guide and tax credit calculator which should be helpful in navigating upcoming changes for business owners. Erin Dalton With the 2014 deadline looming for full implementation of the Affordable Care Act, you likely have many questions … Continue reading

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