DES MOINES, Iowa – Straggler (noun): one who waits to register with FEMA until the deadline is only days away; specifically, one who suffered losses during the March 12 to June16 storms and flooding, lives in one of the nine designated counties, and could be eligible for federal disaster assistance.
Don’t be a straggler! Monday, July 1 is the deadline to apply for federal disaster assistance from FEMA or for low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).
DES MOINES, Iowa – Flood survivors in nine Iowa counties designated for federal disaster assistance could be eligible for financial help from FEMA if they have flood-damaged wells and/or septic systems. But don’t wait too long! The deadline to be register is July 1, 2019.
LINCOLN, Neb.– A survey commissioned by Nationwide insurance company in 2015 found that three in four small business owners do not have a disaster recovery plan in place. But more than half of those surveyed said it would take at least three months to recover from a disaster.