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2017 Wildfire Season in Full Swing, PCI Says It is Time to get a Wildfire Reality Check

 

The threat of wildfires exists year-round, but right now conditions are ripe for major blazes, and this can spell trouble for homeowners and renters living near fire-prone areas. Following record-setting heat, the potential for fire activity this summer is quickly rising and as of July 12, 2017 there are nearly 60 large wildfires currently burning. Now is the time to have a “Wildfire Reality Check” and make sure your property and finances are wildfire ready.

PCI is committed to helping ensure that homeowners and communities are fully prepared for wildfires. Now is the time to take a “Wildfire Reality Check" and find out if your finances are prepared for a wildfire.  Renters and homeowners should use our resources below to create a home inventory documenting all your belongings with your smart phone. This will make recovery and rebuilding much easier should a fire occur.  Renters and homeowners should also complete an insurance check up by calling your agent or company to update your insurance.  These few simple steps can protect your finances from a catastrophic fire.  Learn more about how to prepare your property at www.readyforwildfire.org.

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