This story is about my personal experience in dealing with a homeowner insurance claim for a roof replacement. Although virtually every other home in my neighborhood experienced the same damage (from a freak hailstorm), my insurance claim became a long, drawn out affair. While the settlement terms are beside the point, I hope this story will help steel someone for the challenges they might face if they’re dealing with a particularly tough insurance company.
Disclaimer: Sorry, but I have to put this up front. I’m a fee-only financial planner. My firm, Westchase Financial Planning, is a registered investment …Read More