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I started a homeowners claim due to a leak in my roof. The company who usaa used to come inspect the damage said the damage was due to "wear and tear". USAA said they would only cover the interrior water damage. I had a contractor come out and he said the roof had cracks in the seal and it was not d...
We have been USAA members for over 20 years... sad to say we just started getting quotes from Allstate and State Farm.Our last homeowners claim was bungled so badly... took weeks to get an adjuster out, we were accused of LYING (the contracted adjuster claimed he had tried to contact us several time...
We used this service in late 2014 to good result. Able to determine actual price of car and various options compared with msrp. Used USAA incentive discount plus advertised manufacturer in centive, satisfied with the whole process. Go to use again and find need to furnish phone number to explore pri...
I am sad to read about the grievances. I have been a member for 26 years and try to use USAA for everything I do. I have 3 life insurance policies, 2 home owners insurance policies, 2 vehicles insured, one valuable property policy, a mortgage, and I had a savings account but I closed it last week an...
Please read entire post. My refinance has been a nightmare and it took 4 long months. The story at times sounds like comedy, except it's true. My loan process began in July of this year. Everything was timely and efficient as of the end of July. The Loan Officer was on top of it helpful, and dependa...
Has USAA brought back Home Equity loans? If not when will or will they ?
My insurance shows a statement for auto and property insurance. All I have is Rental. Please explain
I would like to know who I can contact about my problems with Nationstar. They failed to make the Homeowners Insurance payments, despite being in contact with the Insurer, with no good reason given. They admitted it was a mistake, but I was not even contacted about the problem (The Insurer was in co...
My house was damaged by hurricane Irma in September of 2017. I received a check from the insurance company (Citizens Insurance) for $69,275.42. The check had my mortgage company (USAA) listed as one of the payees so I needed their endorsement to cash the check. I provided all required information th...
Let me preface by saying my parents have been USAA members for 60 years and I myself am a 20 year member. When I was young my dad always bragged to me about USAA and how they take care of there members/owners even if the premiums were a little higher than the other guys. I also briefly worked for US...