Insurance

Insurance Is Changing In A Big Way That Will Affect You: Here Is What You Need To Know

A new carrier is disrupting the entire insurance industry with a new business model, while technology companies help legacy carriers transform themselves to compete in rapidly changing market.<p>The insurance industry as we know it is undergoing a huge change - representing perhaps the biggest …

Elderly couple told life insurance will expire unless they die within six weeks

An elderly couple who have been paying life insurance for more than 23 years have been left devastated after they were told they wouldn't be paid out …

Life Insurance

Holiday hosting tips to be safe, insurance if you’re sorry

Most holiday cooking mishaps make good stories later. Remember the time you thought a clove of garlic meant the entire bulb?<p>But true cooking disasters, such as deep-fried turkey fires or sickened guests, aren’t so funny.<p>Here’s how insurance works when things go sour, plus tips to stay safe.<p>Cooking …

What Is the Obamacare Death Spiral -- and Can It Be Stopped?

Since before the Affordable Care Act was signed into law, a vocal group of Republican opponents have been warning that Obamacare would destabilize the private insurance markets. One of their biggest concerns was that only sick people would purchase coverage, which would ultimately send Obamacare …

ObamaCare

The Ultimate Backpacking Packing List - Everything You Need To Travel The World

<b>Packing for a round the world trip can be tough. We’ve put together a comprehensive guide to everything you need to travel the world.</b><p>When you’re …

Hacking

Supplementary health insurance: what is it and do you need it?

<b>Supplementary health insurance policies have been in the news a lot this month, with the central Dutch bank suggesting they could disappear in the</b> …

Netherlands

Health insurance rates and the tax plan | Biz Brain

Q. They say the new tax bill will cause health insurance rates to go up 10 percent a year. Can you explain why?<br>-- Taxed enough<p>A. As Congress works …

New Jersey

Insurance leaves Bali travellers at risk

December 11, 2017 11:44AM<p>LIFE has suddenly got a lot more complicated for those of us who have booked holidays to Bali in recent months and have …

Indonesia

Cheap Health Insurance | Best Health Insurance Cover

FAST, FREE & EASY<p>Way to find affordable Health Insurance in your State<p>GET COVERED BEFORE ITS LATE<p>Find the best plan now<p>READY TO SAVE MONEY & EASILY …

Health Care

Marijuana Insurance Viable Option for Recreational and Medical Cannabis Companies - Press Release

Insuring both recreational and medical marijuana companies is now possible with S2S Insurance Specialists (a division of Southeast Insurance</b> …

Cannabis

Monday numbers

<b>12.2 million</b> – the number of people nationally who signed up for health care coverage using HealthCare.gov or a state-based health care exchange last …

North Carolina

Laura Cowan

Laura Cowan<p>Episode 663<p>Laura Cowan, Estate Planning Attorney<p>You know, it’s never a perfect time to talk about things like life insurance, estate …

Challenges abound for 26-year-olds falling off parental insurance cliff

Marguerite Moniot felt frustrated and flummoxed, despite the many hours she spent in front of the computer this year reading consumer reviews of …

Health Care

Suncorp puts holiday hand brake on life insurance sale

Potential acquirers of Suncorp's life insurance business have been told to cool their jets.<p>Street Talk understands the auction's second round won't …

Commonwealth Bank

Price hikes push health insurance shoppers into hard choices

Margaret Leatherwood has eight choices for health insurance next year but no good options.<p>The cheapest individual coverage available in her market …

Upstate South Carolina

How health insurers would benefit from tax reform

Large health insurance companies would be among the biggest winners under Republicans' tax overhaul bill. Nearly all of their business is based in …

U.S. Politics

What to do if your flight or train is cancelled because of the snow - Your rights and how to check if your journey is affected

Britain has been hit by a 'snow bomb' with freezing temperatures and a blanket of snow announcing the arrival of winter with a vengeance.<p>Hundreds of …

Air Travel

Medical Debt for People with Good Insurance? | Investopedia

Personal finance experts are always telling you that you must have health insurance to avoid a financial catastrophe. And we’re not wrong: Health …

Health Care

Social media used to 'pressure' insurers costing industry millions, peak body says

The use of social media to "pressure" insurers into paying out claims is costing companies millions and driving up premiums, according to the …

Ernesto Valverde: 'Jordi Alba-Messi connections are life insurance for the team'

FC Barcelona left Villarreal with three points to keep them five ahead of Valencia at the top of the League. Conscious of how important a victory …

Soccer

Zurich gives life to ANZ Bank sale, deal set for this week

ANZ Banking Group is set to become the third major bank to join the Australian life insurance sell-off this week, as it consummates a deal with Swiss …

Banking

Sen. Collins’ Strategy To Stabilize Insurance Market Raises Doubts Among Analysts

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine), whose vote was pivotal in pushing the GOP tax bill forward last week, thought she had a deal to bolster health care …

Health Care

A fifth of Britons can't get to work using public transport alone

The Government is desperate for us to ditch our cars and replace them with zero-emissions electric models or use public transport in a bid to reduce …

Cities

Car insurance claims surge 50% as drivers battle snow and ice

Businesses suffered a 50 per cent increase in motor insurance claims over the weekend, as snow blanketed large parts of the UK forcing drivers to …

Weather

Dubai's most basic health insurance to cover cancer checks

Dubai's most basic health insurance plan will cover screenings for the three most treatable cancers for the first time.<p>Screening for breast, cervical …

United Arab Emirates

Funding for children’s health insurance at risk

<b>Hari Sreenivasan:</b><p>Children’s Health Insurance Program or CHIP was put into place in 1997 to provide health insurance to children families that make …

Health Care

It Begins: U.K. Insurance Company Offers Discount for Letting Your Tesla Drive Itself

It pays to let the robots take over.<p>Auto insurers are starting to offer discounts for drivers who enable the autonomous options on their vehicles. The latest is Britain's largest motor insurer, Direct Line. According to Reuters it is now offering a 5 percent discount for turning on those features …

Car Insurance

Burning issue with Allianz as it rejects modest claim for travel essentials

Our hotel in Gran Canaria was engulfed by a forest fire, but the insurer refuses to reimburse us<p><b>In September my partner and I went on holiday to Gran Canaria. On the second day, while we were out walking with only minimal belongings, our hotel was engulfed by a huge forest fire. We were unable to</b> …

The Individual Mandate: We Hate It, but We Need It

Big change is afoot in Washington, and it has nothing to do with the weather. Republicans in both houses of Congress have passed their respective version of tax reform and now are working on a few pretty sizable speed bumps that separate the two proposals from being a cohesive bill.<p>For example, the …

UnitedHealth

One way to slash drug prices: Leave insurance card at home

People are shocked to discover they can sometimes get better deals on prescription drugs than their own insurers.

Pharma