Insurance Roundup, December 18, 2018

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News – Insurance Journal Insurance Journal delivers the latest business news for the Property/Casualty insurance industry

  • North Carolina Gov’s Pick for Workers’ Comp Panel Rejected, Again

    on 2018-12-18 at 06:18Republican legislators have rejected another candidate from Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper for the North Carolina Industrial Commission. The House voted 34-59 on Thursday against confirming Judge Robby Hassell of Greensboro. Cooper nominated Hassell for a commission seat designated for a […]

  • Aloisi Opens Brightway Insurance Agency in Florida

    by Amy O’Connor on 2018-12-18 at 05:49Lucas Aloisi has opened a Brightway Insurance Agency located in Parkland, Fla. Brightway, The Aloisi Agency is located at 6600 Parkside Drive, Unit 6680 in Parkland, Fla. The agency offers customized home, condo, renters, auto, flood, RV, motorcycle, boat, life […]

  • Deck Collapse at Atlanta Home Injures 6

    on 2018-12-18 at 05:29Authorities say at least six people were taken to metro Atlanta hospitals with broken bones and other injuries after a home’s back deck collapsed. News outlets report about 15 people were standing on the deck in a Conyers neighborhood when […]

  • Hub International Acquires Assets of Apex Insurance Benefits in Idaho

    on 2018-12-17 at 22:41Hub International Ltd. has acquired the assets of Apex Insurance Benefits LLC in Blackfoot, Idaho. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Troy Goodwin, owner of Apex, will join Hub Mountain and report to Tara Tandrow, executive vice president of […]

  • Gorst & Compass Expands in Northern California, Adds Sholders

    on 2018-12-17 at 22:34Gorst & Compass Insurance has expanded its Northern California operations with the opening of an office in Napa, Calif. and has named Katie Sholders, senior broker/underwriter in commercial lines, to open the office. Sholders has more than 14 years of […]

  • Former Texas Insurance Agent Indicted for Scamming Elderly Woman

    on 2018-12-17 at 17:20Former Texas insurance agent Chia Wang has been indicted for an allegedly defrauding an elderly woman in an insurance scam. Wang is facing up to 99 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine after a grand jury in […]

  • Jury Hits Ex-Cowboys Player, Nightclub with $25M Verdict in DUI Death

    on 2018-12-17 at 17:02A Texas jury has returned a $25 million verdict against former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent and the owner of the now-defunct Beamers nightclub in the death of Brent’s teammate, Jerry Brown Jr. Brown was killed six years ago when […]

News – Claims Journal Insurance news and resources for the claims industry

  • South Dakota Researcher Developing Fire Risk Estimation Tool

    on 2018-12-18 at 10:45South Dakota’s state fire meteorologist is part of a coalition using satellite technology to notify fire managers when fuels are abnormally dry. Darren Clabo, a research scientist and instructor at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, is collaborating […]

  • Speed a Factor in Fatal Arizona Crash of Medical Helicopter

    by TERRY TANG on 2018-12-18 at 10:18Three years after a medical helicopter crashed and killed the pilot and a nurse outside Phoenix, Ariz., a paramedic who became the lone survivor can still feel the cold and smell the fuel from that night. “I tell people all […]

  • Report Says 2016 California Wildfire Fight too Costly

    by BRIAN MELLEY on 2018-12-18 at 10:06When a wildfire burned across Big Sur two years ago and threatened hundreds of homes scattered on the scenic hills, thousands of firefighters responded with overwhelming force, attacking flames from the air and ground. In the first week, the blaze […]

  • California Alleges PG&E Falsified Pipeline Safety Records

    on 2018-12-18 at 09:54Regulators on Friday accused one of California’s largest utilities of falsifying safety documents for natural gas pipelines for years following its criminal conviction and multimillion-dollar fine for a pipeline explosion that killed eight people near San Francisco. The California Public […]

  • ‘Changing Climate’ Intensifying Disasters Per Texas Report

    by PAUL J. WEBER on 2018-12-18 at 09:07Powerful natural disasters in Texas on the scale of Hurricane Harvey‘s deadly destruction last year will become more frequent because of a changing climate, warned a new report Thursday ordered by Republican Gov. Greg Abbott in a state where skepticism […]

  • Opinion: More People Means More Cars, and More Deaths

    by Nathaniel Bullard, Bloomberg Opinion on 2018-12-18 at 09:06More than 1.3 million people died in road traffic accidents in 2016, an all-time high, according to the World Health Organization. A world with more people and more cars means more death on the world’s roads. Those deaths, though, are […]

  • ‘Ghosting’, Social Stalking: Signs of a Hot Job Market

    by Jeanna Smialek on 2018-12-17 at 14:29Staffing firm Robert Half was recently asked to fill a financial analyst job for a reason that would’ve been unimaginable back in 2008. Its Los Angeles-based client had already made a hire, but the would-be employee failed to turn up […]

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  • ‘Tis The Season—Do You Need Special Event Insurance?

    by Kay Morgan on 2018-12-18 at 05:15Plans for the holiday season and especially for the big blowout bash of January 1st are, no doubt, well underway with arrangements having been made for the location, caterer, band, and invitations, but has any thought been given to the purchase of special event insurance? Probably not. Insurance is usually an afterthought if any thought…… Continue Reading […]

  • Are In-Laws “Relatives” for Coverage Purposes?

    by Kesha Hodge on 2018-12-17 at 05:15The holiday season is often a time to gather with family and friends. Sometimes, people consider their in-laws and even their ex-in-laws to be family and relatives worthy to be visited during the holidays, particularly if there are children involved. But does this analysis carry over for insurance coverage? The Arizona Court of Appeals recently…… Continue Reading […]

  • Court Denies Recovery of Public Adjuster Fees in Breach of Contract Action

    by Ashley Harris on 2018-12-16 at 05:15In Kingshill Hospitality, Inc. v. American Economy Insurance Company,1 the policyholder’s hotel was damaged by a fire. Three days later the policyholder hired a public adjuster to assist in submitting its insurance claim. A dispute arose regarding the amount of loss and the policyholder filed suit for breach of contract. As part of the damages…… Continue Reading […]

  • Trial Court Sides with Insurers Over Cracked Concrete Foundation

    by Jason Cieri on 2018-12-15 at 05:15In March of 2017, I wrote a blog post about the crumbling foundations in Connecticut due to a concrete company, J.J. Mottes & Company, using concrete that contained pyrrhotite, that cause the concrete to lose integrity and collapse. Many insurance companies have been denying these claims for various reasons. One insured, Lawrence and Karen Cockill,…… Continue Reading […]

  • Insurance Lobbyist Describes His Personal Story of Insurance Company Bad Faith

    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-14 at 05:15Insurance lobbyist Scott Johnson is a bulldog advocate for the insurance industry. He usually is trying to make policyholders, their attorneys or anybody other than the insurance claims executives and adjusters look bad to support the insurance industry’s legislative efforts. I fell out of my chair when he described his own personal claim and why…… Continue Reading […]

  • NFIP’S Horseshoe Option

    by Deborah Trotter on 2018-12-13 at 05:15When a National Flood Insurance Program (“NFIP”) insured is not satisfied with the payment for flood-related losses, the NFIP insured is directed to three options:1 The NFIP insured may file an appeal with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) within 60 days of the NFIP insurer’s written denial or partial denial of the requested claim…… Continue […]

  • India: Private equity firm True North in talks to buy Max Bupa stake

    on 2018-12-18 at 20:40Indian private equity firm True North is in talks to buy a majority stake in Max Bupa Health Insurance for INR15bn ($210m). […]

  • Singapore: AIA enters partnership with digital healthcare Innovator MyDoc

    on 2018-12-18 at 20:40MyDoc, Asia’s first value-based digital managed care platform, has joined hands with global insurer AIA to to digitally deliver health screening results of AIA Vitality members in Singapore, creating the first digitally integrated corporate health screening programme for AIA. […]

  • Indonesia: Insurance CEOs urged to make their companies “big and sexy”

    on 2018-12-18 at 20:40Mr Wiroyo Karsono, joint chairman of the Indonesian Life Insurance Association (AAJI) and also CEO of Bhinneka Life, has said that working in the insurance industry currently does not rank high in the minds of millenials. […]

  • China: Whistleblowers in health insurance sector to get financial rewards

    on 2018-12-18 at 20:40Insurance authorities in China will hand out financial rewards to whistleblowers who report healthcare scams as part of an ongoing fight against fraud, according to a circular released by the National Healthcare Security Administration and the Ministry of Finance. […]

  • New Zealand: 1 in 3 adults have life insurance

    on 2018-12-18 at 20:40One in three Kiwis (34%) aged 18 years and over have life insurance while eight in 10 have at least one investment type, KiwiSaver being the most common (66%), according to the results of a survey commissioned by the Financial Markets Authority on consumers’ view of financial providers’ conduct. […]

Global Risk Insights Political Risk for the 21st century

  • New alliances in the future of the Horn of Africa

    by Rodrigo Vaz on 2018-12-16 at 22:50After years of conflict and a tense stalemate between the two countries, Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace deal in July that marks a new chapter in the relations between the two countries. If it is true that these are frankly positive news, the sudden change of pace seemed having taken everyone by surprise. The post New alliances in the future of the Horn of Africa appeared first on Global Risk […]

  • The challenge of far-right Ukrainian militias

    by Nicholas Morgan on 2018-12-16 at 22:33Ukraine’s far-right has proven active in recent months and this has led to unease. Several groups have openly expressed admiration for National Socialism and used Neo-Nazi symbols in demonstrations. Ukrainians have warily greeted the influence of these elements. This article analyses the impact of these actions. The post The challenge of far-right Ukrainian militias appeared first on Global […]

  • Russia is gradually developing its Arctic LNG strategy

    by Yueyi Chen on 2018-12-13 at 01:01Due to its geographic location, natural resource extraction in the Arctic circle is strategically important for Russia’s overall energy strategy. At the same time, Russia is gradually shifting away from the traditional state-controlled gas trade through pipelines and is increasing its LNG production. The post Russia is gradually developing its Arctic LNG strategy appeared first on Global […]

Canadian Underwriter Insurance and Risk News and Analysis. #1 in Canada

  • Flying cars may appear in urban skies by 2023

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-17 at 22:31The flying cars depicted in science fiction classics such as “Blade Runner” and “The Fifth Element” have long been seen as flights of fancy, but their arrival is closer than you think. At least a dozen companies are prototyping or… The post Flying cars may appear in urban skies by 2023 appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Top court could hear this surety bond dispute

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-17 at 22:11A dispute involving The Guarantee Company of North America arising from unpaid construction bills could reach the Supreme Court of Canada. The highest court announced Friday The Guarantee is applying for leave to appeal Guarantee Company of North America v… The post Top court could hear this surety bond dispute appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Public auto insurer seeks 6.3% rate increase

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-17 at 21:21The Insurance Corporation of British Columbia said Friday it is seeking to raise rates by 6.3%, a move that prompted the Insurance Bureau of Canada to reiterate its call for competition in the province. Unlike in most Canadian provinces, B.C.’s… The post Public auto insurer seeks 6.3% rate increase appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Which Canadian community has the lowest vehicle collision rate?

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-17 at 21:07A community in northern Ontario ranks as the safest for drivers in Canada, with an average vehicle collision rate of 3.8%, according to data from the Allstate Insurance Company of Canada. The 10th Annual Allstate Canada Safe Driving Study found… The post Which Canadian community has the lowest vehicle collision rate? appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • How business leaders influence sexual harassment attitudes

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-17 at 21:05The way business leaders communicate can shape employees’ attitudes toward sexual harassment, new research has found. “Our research points to a single step that leaders can take to help reduce sexual harassment: communicate to employees that preventing it is a… The post How business leaders influence sexual harassment attitudes appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

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InsureZero Blog All you need to know about Insurance

  • Digital Nomad Guide 101: Travel and Health Insurance

    by Victoria Lim on 2018-12-17 at 15:35Living abroad and having the opportunity to see the world and working as you do so, is a real riveting and one-of-a-kind experience. Like many other things in life, you have to approach it with caution. Even if everything sounds amazing and peachy, it is not always like that, and it is usually due to […] Digital Nomad Guide 101: Travel and Health Insurance Author: Victoria LimInsureZero […]

  • Buy High Quality Wooden Crates for Your Business

    by Alyssa Moylan on 2018-12-13 at 18:43Commercial wooden crates are an essential part of the daily operations of many businesses. Those crates are used to pack important and valuable items or cargo safely and transport them within the city, country or abroad. There are millions of products that are manufactured and shipped in packing crates. These crates are specially built and […] Buy High Quality Wooden Crates for Your […]


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Life Insurance Roundup, December 18, 2018

Life Insurance

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  • JLT Re, Pact join forces to create digital auto insurance solution

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-18 at 06:57JLT Re is a part of UK-based insurance and reinsurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) while the US-based Pact Insurance has developed an instant car insurance to cover The post JLT Re, Pact join forces to create digital auto insurance solution appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Sberbank modifies investment life insurance product line

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-17 at 13:31Sberbank modified its ILI product line for premium clients. Three new strategies for classic ILI were developed for different market scenarios. Coupon ILI now has updated asset baskets The post Sberbank modifies investment life insurance product line appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Hartford launches new products to address credit and political risks

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-14 at 08:10Hartford said that the new insurance products will help such companies deal with their credit and political risks. The newly launched political risk insurance policy has been designed The post Hartford launches new products to address credit and political risks appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • US, UK agree to sign post-Brexit insurance trade deal

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-13 at 16:25The US Department of the Treasury and the Office of the US Trade Representative have revealed their intent to sign the bilateral insurance trade agreement with the UK. The post US, UK agree to sign post-Brexit insurance trade deal appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Confie completes four insurance acquisitions

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-13 at 01:05Confie’s first acquisition was Just Insurance and Tag, a non-standard auto insurance provider, located in Pompano Beach, FL. In New Mexico, Confie acquired Torres Insurance located in Albuquerque. The post Confie completes four insurance acquisitions appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

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  • Is there Death Insurance for Funeral Expenses?

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-15 at 14:52Yes, there are life insurance policies (also known as death insurance) that can provide the money needed for your loved ones to pay for your funeral and burial expenses. Usually, these are whole life insurance policies with guaranteed acceptance for anyone who meets the age requirements for approval. Guaranteed issue policies offer guaranteed approval – […]

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  • 7 things to know when buying life insurance in 2019

    by Kim Rotter on 2018-12-17 at 11:00If ‘buy life insurance’ tops your financial to-do list for 2019, here’s what to know when picking the right policy for your individual needs. The post 7 things to know when buying life insurance in 2019 appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Your guide to end-of-year charitable giving

    by Kim Rotter on 2018-12-16 at 11:00Nearly one-third of charitable giving happens in December. Learn how to create a charitable giving strategy, use a donor-advised fund for tax savings and vet charities with free online tools. The post Your guide to end-of-year charitable giving appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • New pet financial checklist

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-15 at 11:00For some people, pets are like children. You don’t need a college fund for Fluffy, but you might want to consider the financial aspects of pet parenting. The post New pet financial checklist appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Are millennials financially prepared for parenthood?

    by Louis Wilson on 2018-12-14 at 22:10Research indicates that millennials parents prioritize emergency savings, budgeting and health insurance over end-of-life planning financial tasks. The post Are millennials financially prepared for parenthood? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • When should a college graduate consider life insurance?

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-14 at 11:00Whether or not a college grad needs life insurance depends on the types of student loans the borrower has and whether he or she has financial dependents. The post When should a college graduate consider life insurance? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

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Insurance Roundup, December 17, 2018

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News – Insurance Journal Insurance Journal delivers the latest business news for the Property/Casualty insurance industry

  • Florida Construction Worker Killed After Being Trapped Under Crane at Marina
    on 2018-12-17 at 06:18Authorities say a construction worker was killed and another worker injured when a crane toppled at a marina on Florida’s Gulf Coast. Other construction workers attempted to free the trapped employee Thursday when he became caught under the construction crane […]

  • FEMA Extends North Carolina Deadline for Florence Aid
    on 2018-12-17 at 06:13Home and business owners suffering damages from Hurricane Florence are getting a little more time to request federal government aid. Gov. Roy Cooper announced Thursday’s previous deadline to apply for Federal Emergency Management Agency grants or for low-interest small business […]

  • Environmentalists Claim 11 Georgia Coal Plants Leaking Chemicals
    on 2018-12-17 at 06:05A study by environmental groups says 11 coal powered plants in Georgia are leaking chemicals into ground water. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported the Environmental Integrity Project and Earthjustice released the study Thursday that says 10 of the 11 plants […]

  • Reuters Special Report: J&J Knew About Asbestos in Baby Powder for Decades
    by Lisa Girion on 2018-12-17 at 06:00Darlene Coker knew she was dying. She just wanted to know why. She knew that her cancer, mesothelioma, arose in the delicate membrane surrounding her lungs and other organs. She knew it was as rare as it was deadly, a […]

  • Fitch Sees U.S. P/C Insurers Reducing Investments in Hedge Funds
    on 2018-12-17 at 06:00U.S. property/casualty insurers’ investment position in other alternative investments as reported is concentrated within a few large insurers and is relatively stable as a percentage of invested assets for the last several years. Also, the attraction to alternative investments, including […]

  • USG Adds Meek as a Producer in Southern California
    on 2018-12-14 at 23:53USG Insurance Services Inc. has named Frances Meek a producer/broker in the Irvine, Calif. office. Meek will work to maintain current agent relationships and assist with expanding USG’s California network. Meek has been in the insurance industry for five years […]

  • Alliant Names Davidson Vice President in Washington
    on 2018-12-14 at 23:48Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Megan Davidson vice president within the company’s real estate group. Davidson will be based in Alliant’s Seattle, Wash. office, and will provide insurance and risk management solutions to real estate clients with a focus […]

News – Claims Journal Insurance news and resources for the claims industry

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog THE POLICYHOLDER’S ADVOCATE®

  • Are In-Laws “Relatives” for Coverage Purposes?
    by Kesha Hodge on 2018-12-17 at 05:15The holiday season is often a time to gather with family and friends. Sometimes, people consider their in-laws and even their ex-in-laws to be family and relatives worthy to be visited during the holidays, particularly if there are children involved. But does this analysis carry over for insurance coverage? The Arizona Court of Appeals recently…… Continue Reading […]

  • Court Denies Recovery of Public Adjuster Fees in Breach of Contract Action
    by Ashley Harris on 2018-12-16 at 05:15In Kingshill Hospitality, Inc. v. American Economy Insurance Company,1 the policyholder’s hotel was damaged by a fire. Three days later the policyholder hired a public adjuster to assist in submitting its insurance claim. A dispute arose regarding the amount of loss and the policyholder filed suit for breach of contract. As part of the damages…… Continue Reading […]

  • Trial Court Sides with Insurers Over Cracked Concrete Foundation
    by Jason Cieri on 2018-12-15 at 05:15In March of 2017, I wrote a blog post about the crumbling foundations in Connecticut due to a concrete company, J.J. Mottes & Company, using concrete that contained pyrrhotite, that cause the concrete to lose integrity and collapse. Many insurance companies have been denying these claims for various reasons. One insured, Lawrence and Karen Cockill,…… Continue Reading […]

  • Insurance Lobbyist Describes His Personal Story of Insurance Company Bad Faith
    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-14 at 05:15Insurance lobbyist Scott Johnson is a bulldog advocate for the insurance industry. He usually is trying to make policyholders, their attorneys or anybody other than the insurance claims executives and adjusters look bad to support the insurance industry’s legislative efforts. I fell out of my chair when he described his own personal claim and why…… Continue Reading […]

  • NFIP’S Horseshoe Option
    by Deborah Trotter on 2018-12-13 at 05:15When a National Flood Insurance Program (“NFIP”) insured is not satisfied with the payment for flood-related losses, the NFIP insured is directed to three options:1 The NFIP insured may file an appeal with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) within 60 days of the NFIP insurer’s written denial or partial denial of the requested claim…… Continue […]

  • North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Requires More Thorough Investigation of Hidden Water Damage and Hurricane Florence Claims
    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-12 at 05:15The North Carolina Insurance Commissioner, Mike Causey, gets an A+ grade for his recent bulletin requiring greater investigation of otherwise hidden areas behind walls to ensure losses are being adjusted properly. This bulletin will certainly help victims of Hurricane Florence. The November 30, 2018 bulletin states in part: For the exterior of walls, a weather–resistant…… Continue […]

Global Risk Insights Political Risk for the 21st century

  • New alliances in the future of the Horn of Africa
    by Rodrigo Vaz on 2018-12-16 at 22:50After years of conflict and a tense stalemate between the two countries, Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace deal in July that marks a new chapter in the relations between the two countries. If it is true that these are frankly positive news, the sudden change of pace seemed having taken everyone by surprise. The post New alliances in the future of the Horn of Africa appeared first on Global Risk […]

  • The challenge of far-right Ukrainian militias
    by Nicholas Morgan on 2018-12-16 at 22:33Ukraine’s far-right has proven active in recent months and this has led to unease. Several groups have openly expressed admiration for National Socialism and used Neo-Nazi symbols in demonstrations. Ukrainians have warily greeted the influence of these elements. This article analyses the impact of these actions. The post The challenge of far-right Ukrainian militias appeared first on Global […]

  • Russia is gradually developing its Arctic LNG strategy
    by Yueyi Chen on 2018-12-13 at 01:01Due to its geographic location, natural resource extraction in the Arctic circle is strategically important for Russia’s overall energy strategy. At the same time, Russia is gradually shifting away from the traditional state-controlled gas trade through pipelines and is increasing its LNG production. The post Russia is gradually developing its Arctic LNG strategy appeared first on Global […]

Canadian Underwriter Insurance and Risk News and Analysis. #1 in Canada

  • Focusing on sales may be hindering your social media strategy
    by David Gambrill on 2018-12-17 at 03:00Most brokers see social media as a way to increase sales and generate leads, according to a new study by Aviva Canada, but social media are more effective for brand awareness, building an online community and retaining customers, according to… The post Focusing on sales may be hindering your social media strategy appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • CoreLogic takeover of Symbility approved by shareholders
    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-14 at 22:47Canadian claims software vendor Symbility Solutions Inc. is a step closer to being acquired by data provider CoreLogic Inc. Calgary-based Symbility said Thursday an overwhelming majority of its shareholders have approved a $160-million deal originally announced Oct. 22. The deal… The post CoreLogic takeover of Symbility approved by shareholders appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • How to go direct-to-consumers without ticking off your brokers
    by David Gambrill on 2018-12-14 at 22:45Are you an insurance company looking to build up your direct-to-consumer capabilities without alienating the broker channel, on whom you rely for your core business? Here are three tips for you, as outlined by bloggers Ned Calder, Shahriar Parvarandeh and… The post How to go direct-to-consumers without ticking off your brokers appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Not all Ontario schools follow this cyber security rule
    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-14 at 21:34Some former school board employees can still look at children’s records – including address and date of birth – over the Internet because their access to this system has not been revoked, the Auditor General of Ontario suggested in a… The post Not all Ontario schools follow this cyber security rule appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Winds affecting Vancouver area could damage property
    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-14 at 20:53VANCOUVER – Powerful winds are set to sweep British Columbia on Friday with gusts of up to 100 kilometres an hour in some areas. Environment Canada has posted wind warnings for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Vancouver Island and parts of… The post Winds affecting Vancouver area could damage property appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

insuranceNEWS.com.au General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world

InsureZero Blog All you need to know about Insurance

  • Buy High Quality Wooden Crates for Your Business
    by Alyssa Moylan on 2018-12-13 at 18:43Commercial wooden crates are an essential part of the daily operations of many businesses. Those crates are used to pack important and valuable items or cargo safely and transport them within the city, country or abroad. There are millions of products that are manufactured and shipped in packing crates. These crates are specially built and […] Buy High Quality Wooden Crates for Your […]


Life Insurance Roundup, December 17, 2018

Life Insurance

Compelo Insurance Get recent news updates on Insurance industry , insurance services, news, contracts, deals, suppliers & events – Compelo Insurance

  • Hartford launches new products to address credit and political risks

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-14 at 08:10Hartford said that the new insurance products will help such companies deal with their credit and political risks. The newly launched political risk insurance policy has been designed The post Hartford launches new products to address credit and political risks appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • US, UK agree to sign post-Brexit insurance trade deal

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-13 at 16:25The US Department of the Treasury and the Office of the US Trade Representative have revealed their intent to sign the bilateral insurance trade agreement with the UK. The post US, UK agree to sign post-Brexit insurance trade deal appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Confie completes four insurance acquisitions

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-13 at 01:05Confie’s first acquisition was Just Insurance and Tag, a non-standard auto insurance provider, located in Pompano Beach, FL. In New Mexico, Confie acquired Torres Insurance located in Albuquerque. The post Confie completes four insurance acquisitions appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-12 at 13:25Enhanzed Re is a Bermuda-based Class 4 and Class E reinsurer. It will reinsure life, non-life run-off, and property and casualty insurance business, initially sourced from Allianz and The post Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-12 at 08:02Established in 1999, Danica Pension Sweden offers pension, capital pension and life insurance services to 150,000 retail customers and 15,000 corporate customers. The company, which is also called The post Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

Life Insurance Plans Online Learn about Life Insurance, Compare Plans and Rates Online

  • Is there Death Insurance for Funeral Expenses?

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-15 at 14:52Yes, there are life insurance policies (also known as death insurance) that can provide the money needed for your loved ones to pay for your funeral and burial expenses. Usually, these are whole life insurance policies with guaranteed acceptance for anyone who meets the age requirements for approval. Guaranteed issue policies offer guaranteed approval – […]

  • How to Get Life Insurance on Your Kids

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-12 at 14:26Can parents buy life insurance on their children? Yes, parents have an insurable interest on their kids and can buy life insurance on the children because it would be the parent paying for the final expenses of the children should they pass away. Life insurance for children is quick and easy to purchase for almost […]

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  • Hybrid Life/LTCi: Breaking Down Barriers And Bridging Gaps

    by user on 2018-12-14 at 14:54Hybrid life/long-term care insurance policies solve two problems: the life insurance gap among American households and the continued high cost of standalone LTCi. The post Hybrid Life/LTCi: Breaking Down Barriers And Bridging Gaps appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • Federal Life Completes Conversion To Stock Company

    by user on 2018-12-12 at 14:10RIVERWOODS, Ill., Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Federal Life Mutual Holding Company (“FLMHC”) has completed its conversion from a… The post Federal Life Completes Conversion To Stock Company appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips Read educational content about life insurance, finances, parenting, and, overall, living your best life.

  • New pet financial checklist

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-15 at 11:00For some people, pets are like children. You don’t need a college fund for Fluffy, but you might want to consider the financial aspects of pet parenting. The post New pet financial checklist appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Are millennials financially prepared for parenthood?

    by Louis Wilson on 2018-12-14 at 22:10Research indicates that millennials parents prioritize emergency savings, budgeting and health insurance over end-of-life planning financial tasks. The post Are millennials financially prepared for parenthood? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • When should a college graduate consider life insurance?

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-14 at 11:00Whether or not a college grad needs life insurance depends on the types of student loans the borrower has and whether he or she has financial dependents. The post When should a college graduate consider life insurance? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Seven ways to refresh your career in 2019

    by Michael Davis on 2018-12-13 at 11:00If you’re refreshing your diet, finances and exercise routine, don’t forget your career. The post Seven ways to refresh your career in 2019 appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Three financial resolutions you can skip this year

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-12 at 11:00Make sure these financial New Year’s resolutions don’t make it on your 2019 list. The post Three financial resolutions you can skip this year appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

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  • NAA Life Mortgage Protection Center

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance offers a wide variety of mortgage protection plans to meet any budget and coverage need through NAA Life. […]

  • Life Insurance Blog

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00NAA Life Insurance Blog – Your source for information on life insurance and financial guidance. […]

  • Term Life Insurance

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    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance term life insurance plans protect your loved ones, allowing life to go on without the risk of financial loss. […]

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Insurance Roundup, December 14, 2018

General Insurance

News – Insurance Journal Insurance Journal delivers the latest business news for the Property/Casualty insurance industry

News – Claims Journal Insurance news and resources for the claims industry

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog THE POLICYHOLDER’S ADVOCATE®

Global Risk Insights Political Risk for the 21st century

  • Yellow Vests and the threat to Macron’s Presidency

    by Alexander Brotman on 2018-12-09 at 21:25Protesters labelled the ‘yellow vests’ have challenged the fuel tax policy put forth by President Macron, resulting in riots and violence. What is the outlook in the near term? The post Yellow Vests and the threat to Macron’s Presidency appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Saudi Arabia can manage Turkey’s Khashoggi pressure campaign

    by Nicholas Morgan on 2018-12-09 at 20:52President Erodgan has used the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to discredit his rival, the Saudi Crown Prince. How will Erdogan continue to leverage this incident? The post Saudi Arabia can manage Turkey’s Khashoggi pressure campaign appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Why is there a Brexit flare-up over Gibraltar?

    by David Grant on 2018-12-09 at 15:25During the United Kingdom’s negotiations of leaving the European Union, questions about Gibraltar have often been superseded by concerns about the Northern Irish border and its backstop agreement. Why have tensions suddenly flared in recent weeks and what does it mean for the Brexit process? The post Why is there a Brexit flare-up over Gibraltar? appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • How the US lost the (dis)information war

    by GRI Editor-in-Chief, Alisa Lockwood on 2018-12-06 at 13:44It was a war that America apparently didn’t even know was being waged – until the 2016 elections turned out to be the front line. Now the U.S. is scrambling to catch up with Russian infowar capabilities. But how did it get left so far behind? The post How the US lost the (dis)information war appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • International agreements: a sprinkle of optimism

    by Fabian Bak on 2018-12-04 at 20:15Global headlines tend to focus on an increasingly hostile trade environment and withdrawals from trade agreements. However, this article examines the lesser known progress being made across the globe, which can foster a positive tone for international cooperation. The post International agreements: a sprinkle of optimism appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

Canadian Underwriter Insurance and Risk News and Analysis. #1 in Canada

  • How costly is the fire peril for Canadian insurers?

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-13 at 21:25The traditional fire peril continues to cost Canadian insurers, with fire/explosion accounting for almost a quarter (23%) of commercial claims by value, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) said in its new Global Claims Review report, released Thursday. AGCS analyzed… The post How costly is the fire peril for Canadian insurers? appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • How some brokerages and MGAs attract talent

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-13 at 21:22What’s the best way of attracting qualified talent to your brokerage? Some brokerages and managing general agencies (MGAs) have cited looking outside the insurance industry or recruiting from local community colleges. McConville Omni Insurance Brokers, a personal and commercial lines… The post How some brokerages and MGAs attract talent appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • How this ‘gap’ in privacy law affects tow-truck operators

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-13 at 21:18If your client’s vehicle is towed in Manitoba, the auto insurer will not normally tell the towing company who owns the vehicle. “There is a gap in the [Manitoba privacy] legislation or, at a minimum, the administrative practices of the… The post How this ‘gap’ in privacy law affects tow-truck operators appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • How ‘exponential era technologies’ bedevil insurers

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-13 at 21:10How you deal with the always-connected consumer will determine whether an insurtech will eat your lunch, speakers suggested at KPMG Canada’s annual insurance conference. “Digital is oxygen these days. If you are not digitizing your products and your service, you… The post How ‘exponential era technologies’ bedevil insurers appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Bank robbery involves improvised explosive device

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-13 at 21:02EDMONTON – Two security guards were injured in an explosion during an overnight armed holdup at a Scotiabank branch in northeast Edmonton. Police at the scene said the guards – a man and a woman employed by GardaWorld – suffered… The post Bank robbery involves improvised explosive device appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

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InsureZero Blog All you need to know about Insurance

  • Buy High Quality Wooden Crates for Your Business

    by Alyssa Moylan on 2018-12-13 at 18:43Commercial wooden crates are an essential part of the daily operations of many businesses. Those crates are used to pack important and valuable items or cargo safely and transport them within the city, country or abroad. There are millions of products that are manufactured and shipped in packing crates. These crates are specially built and […] Buy High Quality Wooden Crates for Your […]

  • The Best Insurance for Veterans

    by PatrickBailey on 2018-12-07 at 07:10In 2014, for instance, the NPR reported that there were 650,000 war vets who were being treated for opiate addiction. These soldiers are not unfamiliar with painkillers as they were these opioids during wartime when they were wounded or injured. The report said that substance abuse is more pervasive among soldiers compared to civilians. Thousands of […] The Best Insurance for […]

  • Five Cost-Saving Tips for Your Next Home Improvement Project

    by Sharon Torres on 2018-12-04 at 09:03Home improvement projects can be a great investment in your property, but they often come with surprise costs. Keep the price tag of your renovation or addition down by using these quick tips. Get Your Neighbors and Friends Involved Don’t keep your home improvement project a secret! Share your project goals on social media and […] Five Cost-Saving Tips for Your Next Home Improvement […]


Life Insurance Roundup, December 14, 2018

Life Insurance

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  • Hartford launches new products to address credit and political risks

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-14 at 08:10Hartford said that the new insurance products will help such companies deal with their credit and political risks. The newly launched political risk insurance policy has been designed The post Hartford launches new products to address credit and political risks appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • US, UK agree to sign post-Brexit insurance trade deal

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-13 at 16:25The US Department of the Treasury and the Office of the US Trade Representative have revealed their intent to sign the bilateral insurance trade agreement with the UK. The post US, UK agree to sign post-Brexit insurance trade deal appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Confie completes four insurance acquisitions

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-13 at 01:05Confie’s first acquisition was Just Insurance and Tag, a non-standard auto insurance provider, located in Pompano Beach, FL. In New Mexico, Confie acquired Torres Insurance located in Albuquerque. The post Confie completes four insurance acquisitions appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-12 at 13:25Enhanzed Re is a Bermuda-based Class 4 and Class E reinsurer. It will reinsure life, non-life run-off, and property and casualty insurance business, initially sourced from Allianz and The post Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-12 at 08:02Established in 1999, Danica Pension Sweden offers pension, capital pension and life insurance services to 150,000 retail customers and 15,000 corporate customers. The company, which is also called The post Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

Life Insurance Plans Online Learn about Life Insurance, Compare Plans and Rates Online

  • How to Get Life Insurance on Your Kids

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-12 at 14:26Can parents buy life insurance on their children? Yes, parents have an insurable interest on their kids and can buy life insurance on the children because it would be the parent paying for the final expenses of the children should they pass away. Life insurance for children is quick and easy to purchase for almost […]

  • Agoraphobia and Life Insurance

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-09 at 14:54Can someone with agoraphobia get life insurance? Finding life insurance for agoraphobics can be difficult, as with any type of panic disorder or depression, many insurers may not want to offer life insurance coverage to someone with agoraphobia. Your age and health will impact your ability to get insured; as well as, the insurance company […]

Life Insurance – InsuranceNewsNet Your industry. One source.™

  • Hybrid Life/LTCi: Breaking Down Barriers And Bridging Gaps

    by user on 2018-12-12 at 20:54Hybrid life/long-term care insurance policies solve two problems: the life insurance gap among American households and the continued high cost of standalone LTCi. The post Hybrid Life/LTCi: Breaking Down Barriers And Bridging Gaps appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • Federal Life Completes Conversion To Stock Company

    by user on 2018-12-12 at 14:10RIVERWOODS, Ill., Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Federal Life Mutual Holding Company (“FLMHC”) has completed its conversion from a… The post Federal Life Completes Conversion To Stock Company appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • AM Best Likes Horace Mann’s Acquisition Of National Teachers Associates Life

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 17:33AM Best has commented that the Financial Strength Rating of A- and the Long-Term ICRs of“ a-” of National Teachers Associates Life Insurance Company and its subsidiary, NTA Life Insurance Company of New York, are unchanged following the announcement of the sale of the companies to Horace Mann Educators Corporation. The transaction, announced Dec. 10, 2018, is… The post AM Best Likes […]

  • Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With Agents

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 09:13Sixty-nine percent of Millennial business owners work with an insurance agent, followed by Boomers at 66 percent and Gen X at 59 percent. The most common reason for working with an insurance agent among all generations is the trust that business owners place on the guidance and expertise from an agent. The post Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With Agents appeared first on […]

  • Horace Mann Acquiring Dallas Insurer In $405M Deal

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 07:46Dec. 11– Horace Mann Educators Corp. announced Monday it has signed a deal to acquire a Dallas- based insurance company for $405 million. The company will acquire National Teachers Associates Life Insurance Company, a family-owned firm that specializes in supplemental insurance products for teachers. NTA has about 220 agents nationwide and had about $130… The post Horace Mann Acquiring Dallas […]

Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips Read educational content about life insurance, finances, parenting, and, overall, living your best life.

  • Seven ways to refresh your career in 2019

    by Michael Davis on 2018-12-13 at 11:00If you’re refreshing your diet, finances and exercise routine, don’t forget your career. The post Seven ways to refresh your career in 2019 appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Three financial resolutions you can skip this year

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-12 at 11:00Make sure these financial New Year’s resolutions don’t make it on your 2019 list. The post Three financial resolutions you can skip this year appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Where have incomes changed the most over the past decade?

    by Haven Life on 2018-12-11 at 11:00Despite slow wage growth at the national level, residents in certain U.S. cities are seeing large increases in earnings. These are the 10 cities with the fastest wage growth. The post Where have incomes changed the most over the past decade? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Easy ways to save more money in 2019

    by Anna Davies on 2018-12-10 at 11:00What if there was a way to add to your life and reach your financial goals at the same time? Here are a few smart strategies to help you save money in 2019. The post Easy ways to save more money in 2019 appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Smart financial moves for stay-at-home parents

    by Anna Davies on 2018-12-09 at 11:00A stay-at-home parent faces unique financial concerns when it comes to retirement planning. Here’s a guide for staying on track. The post Smart financial moves for stay-at-home parents appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

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  • NAA Life Mortgage Protection Center

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance offers a wide variety of mortgage protection plans to meet any budget and coverage need through NAA Life. […]

  • Life Insurance Blog

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00NAA Life Insurance Blog – Your source for information on life insurance and financial guidance. […]

  • Term Life Insurance

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance provides term life insurance coverage at a fixed rate of payments for a limited period of time. […]

  • Term Life Insurance Services

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance term life insurance plans protect your loved ones, allowing life to go on without the risk of financial loss. […]

  • Term Life Insurance Reviews

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance provides term life insurance coverage at a fixed rate of payments for a limited period of time. […]


Insurance Roundup, December 13, 2018

General Insurance

News – Insurance Journal Insurance Journal delivers the latest business news for the Property/Casualty insurance industry

News – Claims Journal Insurance news and resources for the claims industry

  • NTSB: Driver Fatigue Contributed to Deadly 2016 Texas Bus Crash

    by DAVID WARREN on 2018-12-12 at 10:30A bus driver with “acute sleep deficit” failed to stay in his lane and caused his vehicle to careen out of control, resulting in a wreck that killed nine people and injured nearly 40 others in 2016, federal safety investigators […]

  • Key Science Report Has Countries Taking Sides at Climate Summit

    by FRANK JORDANS on 2018-12-12 at 10:22A diplomatic standoff over a single word could set the stage for a bigger showdown during the second half of this year’s U.N. climate summit. Negotiators took time out Sunday to rest after the first week of talks ended on […]

  • Oregon’s New Playbook Addresses Earthquake Response

    by BEN BOTKIN, The Statesman Journal on 2018-12-12 at 10:16Oregon has a new playbook for preparing and responding to a major earthquake that dictates what should be tackled over time versus a list of tasks to get done. The playbook provides a two-week blueprint for the state’s response and […]

  • Business Owners Need to Train Employees About Password Safety

    by JOYCE M. ROSENBERG on 2018-12-12 at 09:46It may seem obvious: Companies’ computers, mobile devices and accounts need secure passwords. But many small business owners don’t take the time to educate staffers about these very basic forms of cyber security. And staffers may not know that their […]

  • Several Patients Accuse California Obstetrician of Misconduct

    on 2018-12-12 at 09:45A prominent Los Angeles, Calif., obstetrician has denied allegations by more than 20 former patients that he assaulted, harassed or harmed them during treatment, according to a newspaper investigation. The claims against Dr. Patrick Sutton include unwanted sexual advances, medical […]

  • Study Examines Deadly California ‘Firenado’

    on 2018-12-12 at 09:20A rare fire tornado that raged during this summer’s deadly Carr Fire in Northern California was created by a combination of scorching weather, erratic winds and an ice-topped cloud that towered miles into the atmosphere, according to a study released […]

  • Reflecting on the 2018 Hurricane Season

    by Denise Johnson on 2018-12-12 at 08:12While 2018 was an active hurricane season, it wasn’t quite as bad as some years past. According to the Insurance Information Institute, the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season broke several records, with six reaching Category 3 or stronger. In addition, it […]

Property Insurance Coverage Law Blog THE POLICYHOLDER’S ADVOCATE®

  • NFIP’S Horseshoe Option

    by Deborah Trotter on 2018-12-13 at 05:15When a National Flood Insurance Program (“NFIP”) insured is not satisfied with the payment for flood-related losses, the NFIP insured is directed to three options:1 The NFIP insured may file an appeal with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (“FEMA”) within 60 days of the NFIP insurer’s written denial or partial denial of the requested claim…… Continue […]

  • North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Requires More Thorough Investigation of Hidden Water Damage and Hurricane Florence Claims

    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-12 at 05:15The North Carolina Insurance Commissioner, Mike Causey, gets an A+ grade for his recent bulletin requiring greater investigation of otherwise hidden areas behind walls to ensure losses are being adjusted properly. This bulletin will certainly help victims of Hurricane Florence. The November 30, 2018 bulletin states in part: For the exterior of walls, a weather–resistant…… Continue […]

  • Should Insurance Agents Get Sued for Selling Insurance Which Requires Arbitration in a Far Away Location and Deprives Their Customers of Consumer Protection Laws?

    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-11 at 05:15Why would any insurance agent sell a customer an insurance policy that allows the insurance company to low-ball, delay payment, and otherwise not pay, and then force the insurance customer to obtain justice through an arbitration in a far-away jurisdiction applying foreign law? That is exactly what many commercial policyholders are being sold in Texas…… Continue Reading […]

  • Can Drones Show Sufficient Evidence of Roof Damage for a Complete Investigation?

    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-10 at 17:15Drones and new technology can help show damage easier, far less costly, and much safer. But are drone investigations accurate? Will they miss damages otherwise owed with a full investigation to determine roof damage? I thought about this after reading a post by Steve Hadazzi which stated: Here is another example of a roof that…… Continue Reading […]

  • Move Out and Lose Coverage—Common Property Insurance Minefields Caused By Changes of Residency

    by Chip Merlin on 2018-12-10 at 05:15Insurance agents, divorce attorneys, elder law attorneys, wills, trusts and estate attorneys, and real estate attorneys need to read this post. They also need to read “Where You Reside” – The “Where’s Waldo®?” Catastrophic Homeowners Policy ‘Exclusion’ That Could Bankrupt Your Insureds, by insurance coverage expert Bill Wilson. Wilson’s […]

  • Hurricane Michael Claims Data Update

    by J. Ryan Fowler on 2018-12-09 at 05:15The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation recently released updated data from Hurricane Michael.1 A review of the available data shows the damage for the Florida panhandle. While we all know that Michael did substantial damage in the Florida panhandle the numbers have continued to grow. Over one hundred and twenty-five thousand claims have been filed…… Continue Reading […]

Global Risk Insights Political Risk for the 21st century

  • Yellow Vests and the threat to Macron’s Presidency

    by Alexander Brotman on 2018-12-09 at 21:25Protesters labelled the ‘yellow vests’ have challenged the fuel tax policy put forth by President Macron, resulting in riots and violence. What is the outlook in the near term? The post Yellow Vests and the threat to Macron’s Presidency appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Saudi Arabia can manage Turkey’s Khashoggi pressure campaign

    by Nicholas Morgan on 2018-12-09 at 20:52President Erodgan has used the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to discredit his rival, the Saudi Crown Prince. How will Erdogan continue to leverage this incident? The post Saudi Arabia can manage Turkey’s Khashoggi pressure campaign appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Why is there a Brexit flare-up over Gibraltar?

    by David Grant on 2018-12-09 at 15:25During the United Kingdom’s negotiations of leaving the European Union, questions about Gibraltar have often been superseded by concerns about the Northern Irish border and its backstop agreement. Why have tensions suddenly flared in recent weeks and what does it mean for the Brexit process? The post Why is there a Brexit flare-up over Gibraltar? appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

Canadian Underwriter Insurance and Risk News and Analysis. #1 in Canada

  • Why your brokerage needs a lead management system

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-12 at 20:50Brokerages going through a major transformation such as a merger should consider a lead management system, recommends the CEO of a brokerage that underwent a merger in 2015. “Really focus on a lead management system because otherwise you’ll have no… The post Why your brokerage needs a lead management system appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Is 2019 the year of hyper-personalized, omnichannel insurance in Canada?

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-12 at 20:44Meeting consumers where they already are by moving towards an omnichannel strategy is one of the trends that will reshape the Canadian insurance industry in 2019, a market intelligence agency predicts. The application programming interface (API) mindset and integrated omnichannel… The post Is 2019 the year of hyper-personalized, omnichannel insurance in Canada? appeared first on Canadian […]

  • This commercial insurers’ concern caught the auditor general’s attention

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-12 at 20:38Concerns from insurers about boiler explosions has prompted an Ontario safety watchdog to recommend more regulatory oversight of pressure vessels and boilers used in wineries and other agricultural operations, the auditor general noted in a recent report. “Ontario is the only… The post This commercial insurers’ concern caught the auditor general’s attention appeared […]

  • This commercial line could see $24 million revenue increase

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-12 at 20:31Federal regulations requiring liability insurance for boats that carry passengers take effect Jan. 11, Transport Minister Marc Garneau announced Wednesday. It is estimated the industry will make $24.8 million more, over 10 years, than it otherwise would have, the federal… The post This commercial line could see $24 million revenue increase appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Risk factors at Humboldt Broncos crash intersection identified in report

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-12 at 20:26REGINA – A consulting firm says sight lines are a safety concern at the rural intersection where the deadly Humboldt Broncos bus crash happened. A 70-page safety review done for the Saskatchewan government says a stand of trees, mostly on… The post Risk factors at Humboldt Broncos crash intersection identified in report appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

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Life Insurance Roundup, December 13, 2018

Life Insurance

Compelo Insurance Get recent news updates on Insurance industry , insurance services, news, contracts, deals, suppliers & events – Compelo Insurance

  • Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-12 at 13:25Enhanzed Re is a Bermuda-based Class 4 and Class E reinsurer. It will reinsure life, non-life run-off, and property and casualty insurance business, initially sourced from Allianz and The post Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-12 at 08:02Established in 1999, Danica Pension Sweden offers pension, capital pension and life insurance services to 150,000 retail customers and 15,000 corporate customers. The company, which is also called The post Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Acrisure secures $2bn investment commitment from three funds

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-11 at 07:49Acrisure also revealed that Partners Group has also increased its investment in the company. Harvest Partners SCF has also committed to make a preferred equity in the company. The post Acrisure secures $2bn investment commitment from three funds appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Foresters’ innovation to allow US representatives sell medically underwritten insurance products faster

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-11 at 06:38Starting immediately, all agents using our updated iPipeline iGO e-App will now have the ability to sell medically underwritten life insurance policies in every state. This improved functionality The post Foresters’ innovation to allow US representatives sell medically underwritten insurance products faster appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Athene signs block reinsurance transaction with Lincoln Financial

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-11 at 06:38Block Reinsurance Transaction with Lincoln Financial Group Athene’s subsidiary, Athene Life Re (ALRe), has entered into a reinsurance agreement with The Lincoln National Life Insurance (Lincoln), a subsidiary The post Athene signs block reinsurance transaction with Lincoln Financial appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

Life Insurance Plans Online Learn about Life Insurance, Compare Plans and Rates Online

  • How to Get Life Insurance on Your Kids

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-12 at 14:26Can parents buy life insurance on their children? Yes, parents have an insurable interest on their kids and can buy life insurance on the children because it would be the parent paying for the final expenses of the children should they pass away. Life insurance for children is quick and easy to purchase for almost […]

  • Agoraphobia and Life Insurance

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-09 at 14:54Can someone with agoraphobia get life insurance? Finding life insurance for agoraphobics can be difficult, as with any type of panic disorder or depression, many insurers may not want to offer life insurance coverage to someone with agoraphobia. Your age and health will impact your ability to get insured; as well as, the insurance company […]

Life Insurance – InsuranceNewsNet Your industry. One source.™

  • Hybrid Life/LTCi: Breaking Down Barriers And Bridging Gaps

    by user on 2018-12-12 at 20:54Hybrid life/long-term care insurance policies solve two problems: the life insurance gap among American households and the continued high cost of standalone LTCi. The post Hybrid Life/LTCi: Breaking Down Barriers And Bridging Gaps appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • Federal Life Completes Conversion To Stock Company

    by user on 2018-12-12 at 14:10RIVERWOODS, Ill., Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Federal Life Mutual Holding Company (“FLMHC”) has completed its conversion from a… The post Federal Life Completes Conversion To Stock Company appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With Agents

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 09:13Sixty-nine percent of Millennial business owners work with an insurance agent, followed by Boomers at 66 percent and Gen X at 59 percent. The most common reason for working with an insurance agent among all generations is the trust that business owners place on the guidance and expertise from an agent. The post Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With Agents appeared first on […]

  • Horace Mann Acquiring Dallas Insurer In $405M Deal

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 07:46Dec. 11– Horace Mann Educators Corp. announced Monday it has signed a deal to acquire a Dallas- based insurance company for $405 million. The company will acquire National Teachers Associates Life Insurance Company, a family-owned firm that specializes in supplemental insurance products for teachers. NTA has about 220 agents nationwide and had about $130… The post Horace Mann Acquiring Dallas […]

  • Cigna Expands Financial Wellness Services

    by user on 2018-12-10 at 13:00“Most Americans admit to experiencing financial stress during the course of a year, so it’ s not surprising that it can take a toll on a person’ s health and well-being,” said Bill Smith, president of Cigna Group Insurance.“ My Secure Advantage provides the tools, resources and advice to meet the needs of individuals wherever they are in their personal financial… […]

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  • Where have incomes changed the most over the past decade?

    by Haven Life on 2018-12-11 at 11:00Despite slow wage growth at the national level, residents in certain U.S. cities are seeing large increases in earnings. These are the 10 cities with the fastest wage growth. The post Where have incomes changed the most over the past decade? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Easy ways to save more money in 2019

    by Anna Davies on 2018-12-10 at 11:00What if there was a way to add to your life and reach your financial goals at the same time? Here are a few smart strategies to help you save money in 2019. The post Easy ways to save more money in 2019 appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Smart financial moves for stay-at-home parents

    by Anna Davies on 2018-12-09 at 11:00A stay-at-home parent faces unique financial concerns when it comes to retirement planning. Here’s a guide for staying on track. The post Smart financial moves for stay-at-home parents appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • The cost of going back to work after your baby is born

    by Mary Beth Storjohann on 2018-12-08 at 11:00Many of us weigh financial pros and cons of returning to work after baby is born. Here are some costs beyond childcare to consider. The post The cost of going back to work after your baby is born appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • How to save for retirement as a freelancer

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Insurance Roundup, December 12, 2018

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  • NTSB: Driver Fatigue Contributed to Deadly 2016 Texas Bus Crash

    by DAVID WARREN on 2018-12-12 at 10:30A bus driver with “acute sleep deficit” failed to stay in his lane and caused his vehicle to careen out of control, resulting in a wreck that killed nine people and injured nearly 40 others in 2016, federal safety investigators […]

  • Key Science Report Has Countries Taking Sides at Climate Summit

    by FRANK JORDANS on 2018-12-12 at 10:22A diplomatic standoff over a single word could set the stage for a bigger showdown during the second half of this year’s U.N. climate summit. Negotiators took time out Sunday to rest after the first week of talks ended on […]

  • Oregon’s New Playbook Addresses Earthquake Response

    by BEN BOTKIN, The Statesman Journal on 2018-12-12 at 10:16Oregon has a new playbook for preparing and responding to a major earthquake that dictates what should be tackled over time versus a list of tasks to get done. The playbook provides a two-week blueprint for the state’s response and […]

  • Business Owners Need to Train Employees About Password Safety

    by JOYCE M. ROSENBERG on 2018-12-12 at 09:46It may seem obvious: Companies’ computers, mobile devices and accounts need secure passwords. But many small business owners don’t take the time to educate staffers about these very basic forms of cyber security. And staffers may not know that their […]

  • Several Patients Accuse California Obstetrician of Misconduct

    on 2018-12-12 at 09:45A prominent Los Angeles, Calif., obstetrician has denied allegations by more than 20 former patients that he assaulted, harassed or harmed them during treatment, according to a newspaper investigation. The claims against Dr. Patrick Sutton include unwanted sexual advances, medical […]

  • Study Examines Deadly California ‘Firenado’

    on 2018-12-12 at 09:20A rare fire tornado that raged during this summer’s deadly Carr Fire in Northern California was created by a combination of scorching weather, erratic winds and an ice-topped cloud that towered miles into the atmosphere, according to a study released […]

  • Reflecting on the 2018 Hurricane Season

    by Denise Johnson on 2018-12-12 at 08:12While 2018 was an active hurricane season, it wasn’t quite as bad as some years past. According to the Insurance Information Institute, the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season broke several records, with six reaching Category 3 or stronger. In addition, it […]

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  • Australia: 2 in 3 oppose life premium subsidy for those with adverse genetic test results

    on 2018-12-12 at 21:35Almost two thirds (61%) of Australian adults say they are unwilling to pay any extra life insurance premiums to subsidise people who have had an adverse genetic test result, according to findings of a survey published by the Financial Services Council (FSC). […]

  • Hong Kong: Belt & Road insurance platform inaugurated

    on 2018-12-12 at 21:35The Hong Kong Insurance Authority (IA) yesterday launched its Belt and Road Insurance and Exchange Facilitation (BRIEF) platform, to bring together insurance and risk expertise with the aim of realising the potential of China’s Belt & Road Initiative (BRI). […]

  • Asia Pacific: Asset risk growing in region’s insurance sector

    on 2018-12-12 at 21:35For the insurance industry in the region generally — both life and P&C — asset risk is rising due to increasing allocations to higher-yielding non-traditional assets and widening currency mismatches, says Moody’s Investors Service. […]

  • Indonesia: Great Eastern deepens footprint with takeover deal

    on 2018-12-12 at 21:35Great Eastern Holdings yesterday announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Great Eastern General Insurance, has on 10 December 2018 entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in QBE General Insurance Indonesia from QBE Asia Pacific Holdings and QBE Insurance (International). […]

  • India: Number of wealthy people to increase to > 500K in 5 years

    on 2018-12-12 at 21:35The number of wealthy Indians is expected to rise by 87% over the next five years to 529,940 people, according to a study by IIFL Wealth Management and Wealth-X. […]

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  • Yellow Vests and the threat to Macron’s Presidency

    by Alexander Brotman on 2018-12-09 at 21:25Protesters labelled the ‘yellow vests’ have challenged the fuel tax policy put forth by President Macron, resulting in riots and violence. What is the outlook in the near term? The post Yellow Vests and the threat to Macron’s Presidency appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Saudi Arabia can manage Turkey’s Khashoggi pressure campaign

    by Nicholas Morgan on 2018-12-09 at 20:52President Erodgan has used the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to discredit his rival, the Saudi Crown Prince. How will Erdogan continue to leverage this incident? The post Saudi Arabia can manage Turkey’s Khashoggi pressure campaign appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Why is there a Brexit flare-up over Gibraltar?

    by David Grant on 2018-12-09 at 15:25During the United Kingdom’s negotiations of leaving the European Union, questions about Gibraltar have often been superseded by concerns about the Northern Irish border and its backstop agreement. Why have tensions suddenly flared in recent weeks and what does it mean for the Brexit process? The post Why is there a Brexit flare-up over Gibraltar? appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

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  • What small business owners think of private auto insurance in B.C.

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-11 at 21:20As debate rages on in British Columbia over public versus private ridesharing insurance options, the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) has released new survey results that show nearly three of four small business owners support private auto insurance. CFIB… The post What small business owners think of private auto insurance in B.C. appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Privacy breach hotel faces class action in Canada

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-11 at 21:16TORONTO – Canadians who stayed at Marriott International Inc. and Starwood Canada ULC hotels are taking legal action against the companies following a security breach. At least three proposed class actions have been launched in Toronto and Montreal against the… The post Privacy breach hotel faces class action in Canada appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • What is Canada’s most stolen vehicle?

    by Jason Contant on 2018-12-11 at 21:15Ford F-Series trucks once again topped the list of Canada’s most frequently stolen vehicles, according to the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC). IBC released Tuesday its annual list of most stolen vehicles in Canada, compiled using data from members across… The post What is Canada’s most stolen vehicle? appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • The hard part about making artificial intelligence work

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-11 at 21:11Using artificial intelligence, brokers can gain valuable insights from data, but making decisions based on those insights might be easier said than done. “There is an issue that all companies struggle with. It’s one thing to gain insights out of… The post The hard part about making artificial intelligence work appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

  • Cyber risk concerns behind this consumer protection law

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-12-11 at 21:03Identity theft risk increases when banks release customer information to government agencies doing research, an Ontario politician suggests. “The more information flows around, the more likely there is to be a hacking. It’s just like the more you are driving… The post Cyber risk concerns behind this consumer protection law appeared first on Canadian Underwriter. […]

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  • The Best Insurance for Veterans

    by PatrickBailey on 2018-12-07 at 07:10In 2014, for instance, the NPR reported that there were 650,000 war vets who were being treated for opiate addiction. These soldiers are not unfamiliar with painkillers as they were these opioids during wartime when they were wounded or injured. The report said that substance abuse is more pervasive among soldiers compared to civilians. Thousands of […] The Best Insurance for […]


Life Insurance Roundup, December 12, 2018

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  • Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-12 at 13:25Enhanzed Re is a Bermuda-based Class 4 and Class E reinsurer. It will reinsure life, non-life run-off, and property and casualty insurance business, initially sourced from Allianz and The post Enstar, Allianz, Hillhouse invest $470m in Enhanzed Reinsurance appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-12 at 08:02Established in 1999, Danica Pension Sweden offers pension, capital pension and life insurance services to 150,000 retail customers and 15,000 corporate customers. The company, which is also called The post Danske Bank to sell Danica Pension Sweden for $286m appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Acrisure secures $2bn investment commitment from three funds

    by BV Swagath on 2018-12-11 at 07:49Acrisure also revealed that Partners Group has also increased its investment in the company. Harvest Partners SCF has also committed to make a preferred equity in the company. The post Acrisure secures $2bn investment commitment from three funds appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Foresters’ innovation to allow US representatives sell medically underwritten insurance products faster

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-11 at 06:38Starting immediately, all agents using our updated iPipeline iGO e-App will now have the ability to sell medically underwritten life insurance policies in every state. This improved functionality The post Foresters’ innovation to allow US representatives sell medically underwritten insurance products faster appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

  • Athene signs block reinsurance transaction with Lincoln Financial

    by Surya Rao Akella on 2018-12-11 at 06:38Block Reinsurance Transaction with Lincoln Financial Group Athene’s subsidiary, Athene Life Re (ALRe), has entered into a reinsurance agreement with The Lincoln National Life Insurance (Lincoln), a subsidiary The post Athene signs block reinsurance transaction with Lincoln Financial appeared first on Compelo Insurance. […]

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  • Agoraphobia and Life Insurance

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-09 at 14:54Can someone with agoraphobia get life insurance? Finding life insurance for agoraphobics can be difficult, as with any type of panic disorder or depression, many insurers may not want to offer life insurance coverage to someone with agoraphobia. Your age and health will impact your ability to get insured; as well as, the insurance company […]

  • Wheelchair Bound Life Insurance

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-06 at 15:32Is there Life Insurance for Someone in a Wheelchair? Yes, there are some life insurance plans that may be available to people who are in a wheelchair. However, several factors may impact your ability to get insured for life insurance. Your age, health and management of your health issues will affect your ability to get […]

  • Is there Life Insurance for Someone with Poor Health?

    by termlifeonline on 2018-12-03 at 14:42Yes, there are life insurance plans available for people who have health problems. These life insurance plans are usually called “Guaranteed Issue” policies. They offer life insurance protection with guaranteed acceptance for anyone who meets the age requirements for approval. These plans are usually for seniors. For example, one leading life insurance carrier offers guaranteed […]

  • What is the Maximum Amount of Life Insurance You Can Buy without any Medical Exam?

    by termlifeonline on 2018-11-29 at 14:34I’m looking for life insurance without taking a medical examination. How much coverage can I get? That depends on your age and health, but one life insurance company offers up to $3,000,000 of no medical life insurance protection to healthy individuals who qualify for coverage. In addition, you may purchase non medical life insurance form […]

  • Life Insurance that Starts Immediately

    by termlifeonline on 2018-11-26 at 14:50Is it possible for me buy life insurance coverage that starts right away? Yes, there are several life insurance companies that offer “Same Day” life insurance, which means you can start your coverage the day you apply for a policy, if you qualify. Some life insurance carriers offer from $100,000 up to $500,000 of instant […]

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  • Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With Agents

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 09:13Sixty-nine percent of Millennial business owners work with an insurance agent, followed by Boomers at 66 percent and Gen X at 59 percent. The most common reason for working with an insurance agent among all generations is the trust that business owners place on the guidance and expertise from an agent. The post Millennial Business Owners More Likely To Work With Agents appeared first on […]

  • Horace Mann Acquiring Dallas Insurer In $405M Deal

    by user on 2018-12-11 at 07:46Dec. 11– Horace Mann Educators Corp. announced Monday it has signed a deal to acquire a Dallas- based insurance company for $405 million. The company will acquire National Teachers Associates Life Insurance Company, a family-owned firm that specializes in supplemental insurance products for teachers. NTA has about 220 agents nationwide and had about $130… The post Horace Mann Acquiring Dallas […]

  • Cigna Expands Financial Wellness Services

    by user on 2018-12-10 at 13:00“Most Americans admit to experiencing financial stress during the course of a year, so it’ s not surprising that it can take a toll on a person’ s health and well-being,” said Bill Smith, president of Cigna Group Insurance.“ My Secure Advantage provides the tools, resources and advice to meet the needs of individuals wherever they are in their personal financial… […]

  • Santa’s ‘Salary’ Puts Him Into The Upper Income Bracket

    by user on 2018-12-08 at 09:20Insure.com’ s annual salary calculation based on recent Bureau of Labor Statistics wage data shows Santa would earn a salary of $152,367. Santa’s salary puts the Clauses in the upper class, comfortably passing the income bracket which defines the middle class as incomes between $40,500 and $122,000. “At this point in his career, Santa has high-value assets like… The post Santa’s […]

  • Best’s Report: U.S. Life/Annuity Outlook Revised To Stable

    by user on 2018-12-07 at 14:28AM Best cited increased profitability, improved regulatory and tax environments and a strengthening U.S. economy in adjusting its 2019 life insurance/annuities outlook from negative to stable. Also, an overall reduced balance sheet risk due to a proactive approach taken by companies in recent years is seen as a positive trend. The post Best’s Report: U.S. Life/Annuity Outlook Revised To […]

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  • Where have incomes changed the most over the past decade?

    by Haven Life on 2018-12-11 at 11:00Despite slow wage growth at the national level, residents in certain U.S. cities are seeing large increases in earnings. These are the 10 cities with the fastest wage growth. The post Where have incomes changed the most over the past decade? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Easy ways to save more money in 2019

    by Anna Davies on 2018-12-10 at 11:00What if there was a way to add to your life and reach your financial goals at the same time? Here are a few smart strategies to help you save money in 2019. The post Easy ways to save more money in 2019 appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Smart financial moves for stay-at-home parents

    by Anna Davies on 2018-12-09 at 11:00A stay-at-home parent faces unique financial concerns when it comes to retirement planning. Here’s a guide for staying on track. The post Smart financial moves for stay-at-home parents appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • The cost of going back to work after your baby is born

    by Mary Beth Storjohann on 2018-12-08 at 11:00Many of us weigh financial pros and cons of returning to work after baby is born. Here are some costs beyond childcare to consider. The post The cost of going back to work after your baby is born appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • How to save for retirement as a freelancer

    by Shannah Compton Game on 2018-12-07 at 11:00Smart strategies to save and prepare for retirement if you’re a freelancer or gig worker. The post How to save for retirement as a freelancer appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

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  • Scotiabank will continue to earn from life insurance

    on 2018-12-12 at 13:20… Jamaica Limited will distribute life insurance products on behalf of … the sale of its life insurance business is concluded. The … sale of Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Limited to Sagicor – … being from Scotia Jamaica Life Insurance Company, it will be […]

  • Employment Lawyer Curt Surls concludes series of articles about Paralegals in law offices

    on 2018-12-12 at 13:00The continued usage of Paralegals in the profession is a mandate of economics. Paralegals significantly reduce attorney burden and costs, notes Curt Surls. The Law Office of Curt Surls (N/A:N/A) MANHATTAN BEACH, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, […]

  • Ky. DOI, Life Insurance Policy Locator matches consumers with lost policies

    on 2018-12-12 at 11:17… can’t locate a life insurance policy of a deceased … and annuity contracts. The Life Insurance Policy Locator, introduced by … to connect consumers with lost life insurance policies or annuities. In … 166.7 million. The Life Insurance Policy Locator can be found […]

  • APAC’s life and P&C insurance sector will remain stable in 2019: Moody’s

    on 2018-12-12 at 09:42… ) life and property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry … Investors Service. For the insurance industry as a whole, … , long-term demand for life insurance will remain strong, underpinned … information that faithfully represents insurance contracts will be a […]

  • Loss of Guyana and Trinidad Mutual Life Insurance Company Limited Policy

    on 2018-12-11 at 20:10… GUYANA AND TRINIDAD MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED POLICY Monica Joseph … Guyana and Trinidad Mutual Life Insurance Company Limited policy No … G:3341 on her life has been lost and … GUYANA AND TRINIDAD MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED PO BOX 2100 […]