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Catastrophes Cost Insurers $22B in 1H 2017; Economic Losses Totaled $53B: Aon

Global insured losses from natural disasters during the first half of 2017 are estimated at US$22 billion with 76 percent of these losses generated by U.S. events, according to a report issued by Impact Forecasting, Aon Benfield’s catastrophe model development team. The report reveale
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A Parent’s Guide to Insurance for Teen Drivers

  Adding a teenage driver to your car insurance policy will raise your rates. But you can control how much they’ll climb. Having teens drive a Camry rather than a Corvette, encouraging them to bring home report cards with straight A’s, and urging them to keep their dr
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Five Insurance Mistakes to Avoid…… (and Still Save Money)

  Saving money feels good. And shopping around when you’re looking for insurance coverage is a great way to do it. However, simply reducing your coverage or dropping important coverages altogether is like diet without exercise—focused only on numbers, not on results. Don’t risk e
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5 Insurance-Buying Mistakes to Avoid

  Buying insurance can be confusing, but when the unexpected happens – a house fire, a fender bender or a broken bone – it’s a relief to know that some of those financial losses will be covered. But how do you know how much coverage you need? And what questions should you a
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What Is Covered by Standard Homeowners’ Insurance?

Most standard homeowners’ insurance policies include four essential types of coverage: Coverage for the structure of your home Coverage for your personal belongings Liability protection Additional living expenses if you are temporarily unable to live in your home because of an insured
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Insurance 101

Growth and Role of Property/Casualty Insurance Sharing, or pooling, of risk is the central concept of the business of insurance. The idea has the beauty of simplicity combined with practicality. If risks—chances of loss—can be divided among many members of a group, then they need fall
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