An article, Get Storm Claims Paid Fast in the August, 2013 issue of Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine, discussed the steps that you need to take to file and follow up on a claim. Here are some key points mentioned in the article:

  • Call your insurance agent or the company right away.
  • Take notes on your calls and follow up with the insurance company by e-mail to create a paper trail.
  • Photograph any damage.
  • Make basic repairs to prevent further damage to your property but wait until...

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