How does home insurance work for wild fires?

| September 4, 2018

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More than 400 wildfires have blazed across British Columbia this year, destroying everything that comes in their path-including homes. So what happens if you are unlucky enough to be caught up in a wildfire, and how does your home insurance protect your assets? Homeowners insurance usually helps cover the cost of any damage to your home and belongings after a wildfire. While standard policies will usually help protect against specific perils, such as fire, coverage does vary depending on the insurer and your location. Many policies allow for additional coverage options or insurance riders that may provide stronger protection in the event of a fire that wasn’t your fault.

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