Important Document Tips

  • Safeguard copies of important documents including insurance policies in a sturdy, waterproof container
  • Conduct a household inventory to prove what you own in order to ensure a fair insurance settlement
  • Consider special insurance coverages such as flood or earthquake
  • Update insurance policies to ensure adequate property coverage
  • Rent a safe deposit box to protect originals or important papers
  • If you evacuate the home, make sure that you carry all your insurance policies with you