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How to Submit an Insurance Claim

Author's Note

So what wouldn't my insurance company cover? Fallen trees. I love trees, except when they threaten life and limb. However, most insurance companies won't pay to have such dangerous trees removed, until they actually do some damage. As we speak, the trees are now down and my wallet is a lot lighter.

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