June 1, 2017


Save the date for the next installment of Catch UP

Catch UP on how to successfully mediate insurance cases.  Your registration fee supports our non-profit's important work empowering the insured.  A recording of the webinar will be available for purchase after the event at...

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May 1, 2017

As the painful process of recovery begins for those whose homes have been damaged or destroyed by tornados, storms, or flooding in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, or Texas the focus will be on photographing and removing debris, inventorying losses, negotiating insurance payments and grieving.  

In the months ahead, impacted residents will have to plow through paperwork and make important financial decisions.  The word most commonly used to describe people's mind set after a natural disaster is "overwhelmed."  While...

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March 16, 2017

Reforming and/or re-authorizing the ​National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has moved front and center in our nation's Capitol in the past month, and was mentioned prominently in the budget proposal recently issued by the White House. The NFIP is basically a privatized government program created by Congress through which insurance companies and vendors get paid to sell flood insurance and process claims in coordination with a small staff of public...

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March 16, 2017

Catch UP on how to use the appraisal process to settle an insurance dispute from the comfort of your home or office.  Lawyers and public adjusters can earn continuing ed credit for registering for the webinar.  And best of all, your registration fee supports our non-profit's important work empowering the insured.  A recording of the webinar will be available for purchase after the event at www.uphelp.org/catchup.

The one-hour long segment of Catch UP, slated for March 21, 2017, features UP Executive...

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March 1, 2017

If your home or business was damaged or destroyed in recent flooding in San Jose, you can access guidance and tools through United Policyholders' Roadmap to Recovery® program for overcoming insurance claim challenges and reaching fair settlements. Scroll down for key tips and a menu of resources.  

Focus on completely inventorying and valuing all damage and costs to repair or replace your property, regardless of your insurance situation.   If your rental, home or business was insured for flood...

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