Personal Finance

Harvey ‘deadline’ on insurance claims is wrong, experts say

Consumers affected by Hurricane Harvey don’t need to rush to file an insurance claim.

Warnings spreading on social media about a Sept. 1 deadline to file claims related to Hurricane Harvey are largely misinformation, experts say. The alerts reference a Texas law set to take effect this week that potentially reduces the penalties insurers face for late claim payments as a result of a lawsuit.

“[The law] has no impact on the insurance claims process, it only affects…
Personal Finance