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Home Inventory

Dec 1, 2016

I'm in the process of preparing a home inventory for disaster preparedness. Some insurance companies have tools to help you docume...

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Hello PhillyJesy, What a great question! We have many good articles that also have checklists within them. Please use o...

Home Value Monitoring not updating since January

Nov 11, 2016

We have two homes we monitor. One of the graphs shows a monthly variation up until the present month. The other graph stops at Jan...

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skypilot1959, Thank you for posting in the Community. In some cases, our third party provider is unable to provide an u...

Home Value Monitoring not updating since January

Nov 11, 2016

We have two homes. One of them updates its value every month and the other hasn't since January. It doesn't even graph the price s...

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skypilot1959, We appreciate you taking the time to post in the Community. We address your question in another post. htt...

Oh my god! Horrible, unethical behavior by USAA regardi...

Oct 14, 2016

I bought a home about 1 year ago. Inspected thoroughly and all minor repairs made prior to closing/move-in. This year, my area of ...

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In dampness, it can take only 48 hours for mold to develop. And it can spread fast if remediation isn't applied quickly...
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Buck106, We can see how this was a frustrating process you had to go through and It is never our intent for you to feel...

Mortgage payment options

Oct 12, 2016

I am trying to find out if USAA offers a bi weekley option since i am trying to pay off my mortgage faster than 360 months.

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Lener, Thank you for posting your question in the Community. USAA does not offer a bi-weekly payment option with our mo...

Insurance quotes

Oct 1, 2016

USAA refused to provide a quotation for HO insurance citing high risk for 'sink holes'. I've owned the home for more than 15 years...

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They should still offer you Homeowners insurance tho. There will just be a sinkhole exclusion. You can by sinkhole insu...
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Renting Out My Second Home

Sep 24, 2016

When I retired from the military in 2005 there was a delay in my second career. So I found a temp job and stayed in the area. We c...

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Plugs01. I can understand how stressful this situation has been. As part of your membership, we do offer Financial Advi...

MasterCard to Visa

Aug 7, 2016

We are in the process of closing on a home. I noticed you are closing my MasterCard and changing my credit card to Visa. Does this...

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AnnieK, Thank you for posting in the Community. Converting your MasterCard card to a Visa card will not impact your cre...

Love USAA

Jul 28, 2016

Hail damage to roof - USAA responded quickly and it was repaired within a week.

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RTing7, Thank you for sharing your compliment in Member Community. We value your membership and we look forward to many...

All of Auto Accident Claim Information Has Disappeared

Jul 28, 2016

I was involved in an automobile accident in May 2014. It was not my fault. USAA quickly paid to fix my car and then paid for my me...

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6 days, contact has been made. Apparently although I had recently submitted a bill for payment, my claims account was c...
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LiaB - good morning. In reviewing your account, I show that since my acknowledgement of your social post back on 7/28/1...
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