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We're in Central Texas where Hurricane Tie Downs are not required. Our builder has not installed. But they will for additional cost. Question 1: Does USAA offer any sort of discount or incentive of building with tie downs? Question 2: Any insurance adjusters or inspectors out there that could commen...
Our neighbor had a fire that damaged our property. They filed a claim and I sent pictures of the damages and no response. It's been weeks. How do I get someone to respond to me?
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I called USAA regarding my homeowners insurance and spoke with a lady in Tampa, Florida in believe. I told her I wanted guidance on how to proceed with my situation. I thought my roof may have been damaged from bad weather we have been having recenetly. I did not know if I had a claim or not but wan...
Is anyone available from the department advocacy
I have been insured by USAA for 35 years. They are not even remotely the company I remember. All that said here is my experience to share and let folks make up their own mind. I called approximately 6 weeks ago for a new homeowners quote on a house I wanted to buy. I got the numbers and it was high ...
I want to print my homeowners and my auto insurance policies on my apple computer please.
So it's tax season. Time to review things. My homeowner's policy has a mandatory Personal Belongings coverage, which I can drop no lower than $236,500. I'm an I/T introvert nerd - I haven't got 100k worth of sh*t in my entire house, including the garage (I know this because I recently did a moving i...
I recently closed 3 homeowners policies, closed 3 auto policies, migrated most of my money out of USAA FSB, and switched my direct deposit from USAA. I stayed the last few years out of some twisted sense of loyalty that USAA no longer earns from its members as it once did. Very poor service overall ...
I'm having a problem with Contractor Connection, they don't answer their phone or emails.Has anyone else had issues?I've called USAA, and they just sent me to their voicemail