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Disaster Donation Scams

The damage caused by major catastrophes prompt people to help in whatever ways they can. Unfortunately, there are dishonest people who prey upon people’s good intentions, creating fake charity campaigns to exploit victims and take advantage of those who want to help. This article provides tips on how to help while avoiding scams.

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Disaster Assistance Through FEMA

What’s more unfortunate is finding out that the damage caused by a disaster is not covered or will exceed your insurance policy limits. For those who find themselves in such a position, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) offers assistance in the form of loans and grants that can be used to cover costs incurred as a direct result of a disaster.

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Disaster Planning for Seniors

The likelihood that you and your family will recover from an emergency tomorrow often depends on the planning and preparation done today. This is especially true for older adults. By evaluating your own personal needs and making an emergency plan that fits those needs, you and your loved ones can be better prepared.

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Are You Prepared? Hurricanes

Hurricanes are capable of producing winds in excess of 155 miles per hour and causing catastrophic damage to coastlines and several hundred miles inland. Additionally, hurricanes can also lead to storm surges along the coast and cause extensive damage from heavy rainfall. 

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