The Dangers of Flash Floods & How to Protect Yourself

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Many people mistakenly assume that their homeowners insurance policy includes coverage for flood damage, however, this is not the case. Typical homeowners insurance policies do not provide any coverage for flooding. Some providers offer various flood coverage add-ons to enhance protection for your home. We recommend reaching out to your Triton Insurance Group agent to … Read more

We LOVE our Carriers!

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As an insurance group, we are currently running a 90% closure rate of carriers with our ability to bind coverage with them. Flipping out because you can’t find insurance coverage anywhere? Since 1993, Triton Insurance Group has worked with hundreds of carriers so we can provide unbiased advice based upon what is best for our … Read more

Insurance Types You Can’t Live Without

Inrusance Types You Can't Live Without

Auto Insurance Driving around uninsured is both illegal and very expensive. Insurance Institute reports that the average loss per claim on cars is around $4,900. There are many options when it comes to pick from when it comes to Auto Insurance, which is only further reason you should never go without. Within auto insurance you are covered … Read more

Tropical Storm Barry Update

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Per CNN, the threatening cyclone spinning towards the Gulf Coast has intensified early today (Thursday) becoming Tropical Storm Barry. As the storm intensifies and strengthens in the Gulf of Mexico millions are under flood risk. #TropicalStormBarry is anticipated to become a hurricane, and is expected to reach Louisiana on Saturday with average wind speeds topping … Read more

Quick Tip Tuesday: Automatic Water Shutoff Devices

Quick Tip Tuesday Water Device

Automatic water shutoff devices are currently the quickest solution to unwanted and most importantly unexpected water leaks, floods, and complications with your pipes. One may have access to manually control their water system but what happens when the unexpected occurs? What if a water pipe bursts in an area that’s difficult to access in the … Read more

Quick Tip Tuesday: Inspect Your Gutters and Downspouts

Quick Tip Tuesday Gutters Tip

Quick Tip Tuesday: Inspect your gutters and downspouts. Make sure they are clean and directed away from your house. Caulk any holes and keep your weather strips updated, especially around drafty areas to avoid leaks of rain or wind. Main checkpoints would be around doors, windows and utility entry points. With the tag line “More … Read more

Home Insurance in Florida is a Significant Investment

Hurricane Andrew

On August 24, 1992, Hurricane Andrew struck Miami with losses that had never been seen in America before.  Andrew caused most carriers to stop writing property coverage in the state and a state pool the Florida Joint Underwriting Association FJUA (now known as Citizens) was formed to provide coverage for Florida homeowners.  A special hurricane … Read more

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is authorized until July 31st, 2018

Flood Insurance Expiring

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is authorized until July 31st, 2018. Triton Insurance is closely watching progress toward a re-authorization If you are looking to get a new flood policy in place, we urge you to contact our office asap get this valuable coverage.  Triton offer NFIP AND PRIVATE COMPANY FLOOD OPTIONS TO OUR CLIENTS. Existing Policies:  … Read more