cute baby March, 2020 Oh baby...insurance and maternity care
What to expect (from your insurance company) when you're expecting When you bring your new baby home, the last thing you should have to worry about is the hospital bill. So before your due date, find...Read more
Health
medical professional with clipboard February, 2020 How to Get Your Insurer to Cover Treatment for an Eating Disorder
If you or a member of your family are suffering from an eating disorder, your insurer may balk at covering treatment by claiming it's "not medically necessary" or that coverage is limited by plan...Read more
Health
November, 2019 Thanks for giving!
It's time to give thanks. We are so grateful to all our supporters who generously give their time, experience, expertise and dollars to help United Policyholders be where we are needed. A special...Read more
haunted house October, 2019 Spooky Language Hiding in Your Insurance?
Getting a notice from a home insurer that they're dropping you is scary, and UP works hard to help people in that situation. Read our latest tips on shopping for affordable home insurance when your...Read more
Homeowners
July, 2019 Dropped by your home insurer? What to do...
In some parts of the country, home insurance is not as available and affordable as in the past, so UP is working hard to help consumers shop for asset protection. Avoid wasting energy being angry or...Read more
Homeowners
May, 2019 Shaking Your Assets?
If you own property in an area that's prone to earthquakes, chances are your insurance excludes coverage for repairs and rebuilding due to quake damage. Insurance companies carved out coverage for...Read more
Earthquake
March, 2019 Your assets - Your flood risk?
After insurers began excluding coverage for flood damage in the 1960's, most people's homes became unprotected for that risk. The federal government and the lending and insurance industries created...Read more
Flood
October, 2018 Trick or treat...what's in yours?
Make sure your policy has more treats than tricks! The only thing scarier than how devastating the last year has been with wildfires, lava, flooding and hurricanes is language we've been finding...Read more
Smoke and Extreme Heat, Homeowners
July, 2018 Mind the gap - Fill the holes
Any time the topic of insurance catches your attention is a good time to check on yours. Exclusions and high deductibles cause major protection gaps. Once again a UP R2R survey documented that 2/3 of...Read more
April, 2018 The Results Are In...
The bad news: Inadequate insurance and loss valuation disputes are slowing recovery from the devastating 2017 wildfires in Northern CA, according to UP's most recent Roadmap to Recovery survey . A...Read more