Tuesday, 22 January 2019
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AM BestTV: Insurance Industry Honors Marsh & McLennan Companies CEO: ‘A Passion for Running to Problems and Solving Them’ – Business Wire
22 Jan
3:50

AM BestTV: Insurance Industry Honors Marsh & McLennan Companies CEO: ‘A Passion for Running to Problems and Solving Them’ – Business Wire

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In this episode of AM BestTV from the St. John’s University’s 24th annual Insurance Leader of the Year awards dinner, insurance industry executives honor Daniel S. Glaser, president and chief executive officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc., as the School of Risk Management’s “2018 Insurance Leader of […]

Home insurance premiums continue to creep up in Q4 2018 – Insurance Age
22 Jan
1:38

Home insurance premiums continue to creep up in Q4 2018 – Insurance Age

Analysis by The AA reveals quarterly and yearly increases. Typical home combined buildings and contents insurance policies increased in price by 0.4% in 2018, the AA has calculated. The yearly total was far lower than the 5% seen in 2017. The small climb, to £163.38, came after a 0.9% bump […]

Cold and Costly: Frozen/burst pipes cause homeowner havoc – The Sabetha Herald Inc.
21 Jan
7:18

Cold and Costly: Frozen/burst pipes cause homeowner havoc – The Sabetha Herald Inc.

With the coldest temperatures of the season in the forecast this weekend, Kansas homeowners could find themselves dealing with damage caused by frozen or burst pipes. With periods of brutally cold weather, pipes are at risk of freezing due to sudden temperature drops, poor insulation or incorrect thermostat settings. Temperature […]

How Your Insurance Quote Is Powered By Artificial Intelligence – Forbes
21 Jan
4:53

How Your Insurance Quote Is Powered By Artificial Intelligence – Forbes

How AI is improving the insurance industryGetty In today’s fast-paced world we’re continually faced with speed bumps that slow us down and let’s face it – insurance is one of them. Still, the days of phoning around and repeating your details are long gone. From comparison sites to timely reminders […]

Rikhil Shah, CFO of SBI General Insurance Speaks on Pre-Budget – Siliconindia.com
21 Jan
1:48

Rikhil Shah, CFO of SBI General Insurance Speaks on Pre-Budget – Siliconindia.com

By SiliconIndia   |   Monday, January 21, 2019 On the occasion of pre-budget, Rikhil Shah, Chief Financial Officer, SBI General Insurance commented, “2018 has been an important year for the Insurance sector with multiple announcements and regulatory changes. From the merger of 3 PSU non-life insurers, Ayushman Bharat, changes in rules […]

Insurance companies using social media to catch fraudulent claims – AZFamily
21 Jan
10:49

Insurance companies using social media to catch fraudulent claims – AZFamily

(3TV/CBS 5)–We know we should be careful with what we post on social media. Who knows who might be looking? It turns out, your insurance company might be. What you post could be used when you file an insurance claim.  It happened in the valley back in October of 2015. […]

AAA Tips: Prevention is key for winter plumbing woes – The Mountain Advocate
21 Jan
2:20

AAA Tips: Prevention is key for winter plumbing woes – The Mountain Advocate

image by Chris Derrer Preventing Frozen Pipes: Make sure everyone in your family knows where the water shut-off valve is and how it works. Insulate pipes in your home’s crawl spaces and attic, even if you live in an area where freezing temperatures are unlikely. Seal gaps around pipes that […]

Pensions too generous | Letters To Editor – Gettysburg Times
21 Jan
1:58

Pensions too generous | Letters To Editor – Gettysburg Times

Pensions too generous Editor, Gettysburg Times, Congratulations to Senator Alloway after serving 10 years in the Pennsylvania Senate. He mentioned practicing law as a lobbyist as his career change. I am sure he will be successful. State legislators after age 55 are entitled to generous lifetime pensions after serving 10 […]

LETTERS: Affordable housing | Opinion – The Chief News
21 Jan
1:49

LETTERS: Affordable housing | Opinion – The Chief News

To the Editor, At the recent Columbia County Town Hall on ‘Affordable Housing’ representatives repeatedly spoke of affordability using a cost formula 30% of two incomes leaving attendees baffled. Not everyone is married nor want a roommate, and not all women want to be forced back into the workforce after […]

Tips to ready your home for arctic air – nbc25news.com
20 Jan
5:48

Tips to ready your home for arctic air – nbc25news.com

Basic supplies to be protect pipes and insulate home are shown at Ace Hardware store in Grand Blanc. (WEYI/WSMH) GRAND BLANC, Mich. – The blast of cold air is forecasted to send temperatures below zero Sunday night. That could cause problems for your house. Dan Scully has co-owned Ace Hardware […]