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The data did not disclose which insurance companies are dropping policies in those areas. Among the major insurers operating in the California property market are State Farm, Farmers, Liberty Mutual and Allstate.How many car insurance policies were discontinued last year in California?
The amount of non-renewed policies, made public this week, could prompt changes in how insurers operate in the Golden State. There were 235,250 policies discontinued last year, a 31% increase from 2018, according to the California Department of Insurance.Will insurers in California change how they operate due to wildfires?
Insurance companies in California have stopped covering tens of thousands of homeowners in areas devastated by wildfires, even though the homeowners want to remain insured. The amount of non-renewed policies, made public this week, could prompt changes in how insurers operate in the Golden State.How often can insurance companies raise rates in California?
In California, the nation's largest insurance market, insurers can raise rates anytime with state approval but they also must endure public hearings if the increase is 7% or higher, according to state law. In recent years, insurers have increased rates by 6.9%, state data show.