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FLOOD Ed:

What you should know about floods, and then some.

Mary Martin, Hurricane Irene 2011

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  • Mary Martin, Hurricane Irene 2011

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  • The Taylors, Atlanta 2009 Rains

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  • Rich Smith, Severe Rains

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  • Hurricane Katrina Levee Failure

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  • Frank Billingsley, Tropical Storm Allison

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  • Two Flood Stories, Atlanta 2009

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  • Flooding from Heavy Rains

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  • Becky Bently, Atlanta 2009

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  • Joel Lusk, De Moines IA

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  • Bertie Midgett, Hurricane Irene 2011

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  • James Skelton, Atlanta 2009

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Flood Quick Facts

  • Fact #1

    To purchase flood insurance click here to get a quote now!

  • Fact #2

    Flood insurance is required by law for some high risk homes but only a minority of homes fall under this category. Congress passed some laws requiring that all federally-insured or regulated lenders, for instance mortgages backed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac require flood insurance to protect their investment in the property.

  • Fact #3

    25% of homes with flood claims each year are in low risk zones.

  • Fact #4

    Floods can happen anywhere and without warning.  25% of homes with flood claims each year are in low risk zones just like yours.  Give yourself and your family the peace of mind of knowing that they are protected should a flood happen.  It will take a full 30 days from the time your policy is purchased to be valid so waiting to make this decision is a serious risk.

  • Fact #5

    Overflows from sewer systems or sump pumps are not considered a flood unless a flood has caused the backup and overflow.

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