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  • 5 Things to Know When Filing a Wildfire Insurance Claim

    Tuesday, October 20, 2015

    Firefighters continue to bravely battle the Hidden Pines wildfire in Bastrop County with 80% of the fire contained. The fire has already damaged or destroyed dozens of residential and commercial properties. As families and businesses begin the process of rebuilding, here are some tips for property owners when dealing with their insurance company.

    Demand that your insurer hold up its end of the deal.

  • Patrick Directs Senators to Study Insurance Claims Abuse

    Tuesday, October 13, 2015

    Lt. Governor Dan Patrick has directed the Business & Commerce Committee to study insurance claims handling practices and the impact on Texas consumers and the Texas insurance market.

    Following is a statement from Alex Winslow, executive director of the policyholder advocacy organization Texas Watch:

  • 5 Reasons “Hot Coffee” Should be Your Netflix Pick

    Monday, October 12, 2015

    In 2011, the documentary “Hot Coffee” sought to set the record straight about the infamous McDonald’s coffee case. Now, the movie is having a renaissance on Netflix. Here are five lies about the hot coffee myth that are sure to get your blood boiling: