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Early damage estimates show how U.S. insurers have managed to underwrite policies to avoid the worst losses in hurricane-prone areas of Texas and Florida.
Hurricane Irma is still rolling and leaving billions of dollars in home and business damage. It'll be up to the insurance industry to pay most of the tab.
Travelers, the third-biggest U.S. property and casualty insurer, is one of the first big industry players to report initial loss estimates in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
Even celebrity homes in Miami and South Beach may have suffered from Hurricane Irma's pummeling.
Hurricane Irma is barreling toward Florida with 185-mph winds, and with mayhem in mind. Consequently, prepping for hurricane-related money issues just makes sense.
TheStreet's Kevin Baker walks through Palm Beach Gardens to see how homeowners are bracing for Hurricane Irma.
Coastal states have adopted more stringent insurance laws, boosting the deductibles for homeowners.
Going through a hurricane is difficult enough, so paying for the damage adds on to the stress. This is why you should find out if you have hurricane insurance.