What YOU need to know about Flood Insurance

 As the warmer weather settles here in Eastern Iowa, it’s about the time we start concerning ourselves with the river levels. That means considering whether we have the level of protection we need in case of a flood. Whether or not you decide to purchase flood insurance should be determined by considering the value of your home and possessions, as well as the risk of flooding in your area. Some homes that are located in certain high-risk areas, called “Special Flood Hazard Areas,” may be required to carry flood insurance. According to insurance professional DonnaLyn Geigerich, Red … [Read more...]