You are here:Home

Did you not find what you were looking for? Try the Advanced Search to refine your search.

Search results 614 items matching your search terms

Subscribe to an always-updated feed of these search terms

State Farm Won't Handle Claims For Flood Insurance Program
State Farm Mutual has confirmed that it will stop administering federal flood insurance policies this fall, leaving government officials to find a new home ...
Recent Flooding Highlights Need for Flood Insurance
The NFIP estimates it will payout almost as much for claims resulting from the recent flooding in Rhode Island as it has in the state...
Grassroots Action Alert! PIA Urges Quick Action to Extend NFIP
Grassroots Action Alert! PIA Urges Quick Action to Extend NFIP: PIA National has sent a letter to congressional leaders, issued a strong press release...
1,400 Real Estate Transactions Per Day Being Delayed Due to Flood Insurance Lapse
Like the oil that continues to leak into the Gulf of Mexico, the failure by Congress to renew the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is...
PIA Applauds Extension of National Flood Insurance Program
PIA has applauded the action taken by Congress to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). On June 30, the U.S. Senate approved the National...
PIA Expresses Support for 5-Year NFIP Extension in Letter to House Leaders
PIA National has sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader John Boehner urging that the House quickly pass H.R. 5114, the...
Rep. Taylor's NFIP Wind Bill Gets Vote This Week, PIA Opposes
Stymied last week when the House parliamentarian ruled his amendment out of order, Rep. Gene Taylor (D-Miss.) this week will get a separate vote on...
House Passes 5-Year Extension of NFIP, PIA Applauds Action
On Thursday July 15, the House of Representatives passed the Flood Insurance Reform and Priorities Act of 2010 (H.R. 5114). The bill, approved by a...
Rep. Taylor's Wind Bill Pulled At Last Minute
A bill by Rep. Gene Taylor (D-Miss.) the Multiple Peril Insurance Act of 2009 (H.R. 1264), was pulled from the House floor on July 22...
PIA Applauds Failure of Rep. Taylor's Wind Bill to Advance in House
A bill by Rep. Gene Taylor (D-Miss.), the Multiple Peril Insurance Act (H.R. 1264), was pulled from the House floor on July 22 just before...
Rep. Taylor Says Passing His Wind Bill May Take Another Hurricane
Rep. Gene Taylor (D-Miss.) said it might take another hurricane for his bill to add wind to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) to pass....
PIA's Hollada Says Another Short-Term NFIP Extension Possible
Despite the fact that the House has passed a bill providing for a five-year extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), another stop-gap ...
FEMA Grants Some Re-mapped Properties Flood PRP Extension
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced a new flood insurance rating option for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) to help reduce ...
Important NFIP Changes - Free PIA Webinar Sponsored by Hartford Flood
FEMA is making substantial revisions to the Preferred Risk Policy (PRP) eligibility for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). These changes will ...
Possible NFIP Extension to December Not Enough, PIA Warns
PIA is warning that a short-term National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) extension lasting only until the end of December is problematic because Congress' ...
PIA Urges Congress to Pass Longer Extension of NFIP
As the latest deadline for extending the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) looms, PIA is urging Congress to pass an extension of sufficient length to...
PIA Applauds Passage of One-Year NFIP Extension
PIA is applauding passage of a one-year extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). On Thursday September 23, the House of Representatives joined ...
Archived NFIP PRP Webinar Now Available on PIA National's Website
PIA members and other agents may now access an archive of the September 27 webinar in which we educated agents about the changes that FEMA...
President Obama Signs One-Year NFIP Extension Bill
President Obama signed a bill extending the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) late on Thursday September 30, 2010. This bill - S. 3814,...
Insurance Markets Still Troubled Five Years After Katrina
Five years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, neither the federal government nor the private sector is any closer to developing effective ...
Senate Bill Would Delay Flood Insurance Requirement
Senators Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) are pushing a bill that would postpone property owners having to purchase mandatory and perhaps ...
White House Kills Flood Insurance IT Project
The White House has pulled the plug on a program to automate the processing of flood insurance claims by the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP),...
FEMA, WYO Carriers to Discuss NFIP Privatization
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) plans to invite the ten CEOs of companies participating in the "write your own" (WYO) flood insurance program ...
NAMIC Says Reform, But Don't Privatize, NFIP
The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) is urging the Obama administration to reform - but not privatize - ...
PIA Comments As National Underwriter Names NFIP One of Top Stories
The National Underwriter, in a series of articles on its Top 10 most important insurance stories of 2010, names the on-again, off-again congressional travails ...
PIA Reaffirms Support for Reforms to NFIP
"For decades, the private insurance industry has been almost entirely unwilling to underwrite flood insurance because of the catastrophic nature of these ...
Hearing on NFIP Slated, Reauthorization Bill Possible
A hearing has been scheduled March 9 in the House on the National Flood Insurance Program, amid reports that a bill will be introduced providing...
NFIP Hearing Slated, GOP to Introduce Bill, PIA Comments
There will be a hearing on Friday March 11 on "Legislative Proposals to Reform the National Flood Insurance Program." The hearing has been called by...
Flood Safety Awareness Week Is March 14-18th 2011
Many Americans are still unaware that flood damage is not covered by their homeowner's insurance policy. Others are in denial about the serious flood...
What Should You Tell Your Clients and Prospects About Flood Insurance?
Imagine flood waters coursing through a family room. Imagine losing furniture, important documents, treasured heirlooms, and sentimental belongings. Imagine a ...