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5 essential items to buy after a hurricane

By Garick Giroir on Sep 23, 2021 12:00:00 AM

When it comes to hurricane season, we're not out of the water yet. Restocking essential supplies is a crucial part of the recovery process.

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Beware of hurricane recovery scams

By Garick Giroir on Sep 3, 2021 12:00:00 AM

If you live in a community affected by Hurricane Ida, beware of these post-disaster scams.

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Is mobile banking safe?

By Garick Giroir on Aug 16, 2021 12:00:00 AM

Banking with your mobile device is quick and convenient. But is it a safe way to handle your finances?

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Is Airbnb the ultimate evacuation planning tool?

By Garick Giroir on Jul 27, 2021 12:00:00 AM

You never know when you'll have to evacuate. Vacation rental platforms like Airbnb and Vrbo are great tools for planning ahead.

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How to prepare financially for a natural disaster

By Garick Giroir on Jun 24, 2021 12:00:00 AM

Natural disasters can appear at your doorstep with little or no warning. It pays to be prepared.

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How to evacuate during a pandemic

By Garick Giroir on Aug 24, 2020 12:00:00 AM

The 2020 hurricane season and COVID-19 are a pesky one-two punch for those of us living in hurricane zones. If you plan on evacuating this hurricane season, here are some things to keep in mind before leaving home.

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4 questions to ask before buying a backup generator

By Garick Giroir on Aug 17, 2020 12:00:00 AM

After 2 million households lost power to Hurricane Zeta in 2020, you don't have to be a doomsday prepper to recognize the practical advantages of owning a home generator during hurricane season.

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