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Minnesota Settles with 13th Life Insurance Company Over Unpaid Claims
The Minnesota Commerce Department has reached a settlement agreement with a major life insurance company that owed money to Minnesotans for unpaid insurance policies, annuity contracts and retained asset accounts. The settlement with the American International Group (AIG) represents the …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:50 PM
Oklahoma Joins International Insurance Information Exchange Agreement
The Oklahoma Insurance Department has joined an international supervisory cooperation and information exchange agreement. According to the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), since the first jurisdiction was admitted in June 2009, membership in the IAIS Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:48 PM
Texas Governor Calls White House Disaster Aid Bill ‘Inadequate’
Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Nov. 17 criticized as “completely inadequate” the Trump administration’s $44 billion request to Congress for disaster relief in his hurricane-ravaged state and other areas hammered by storms. The White House shot back that Texas …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:46 PM
Crashes, Fatalities Jumped After Ohio Went to 70 Mph: Highway Patrol
The state highway patrol says crashes and fatalities jumped after Ohio adopted a 70 mph speed limit on many roads and highways. A patrol report released on Nov. 16 found a 24 percent increase in crashes on 70 mph roads, …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:44 PM
Best Agencies to Work For South Central: BKCW — Gold
The Place to Work for Insurance Veterans and Newbies Alike Employees at BKCW say there’s a lot to like at the Central Texas-based insurance agency, including its hiring practices, its friendly culture, its leadership, its outstanding reputation and its growth-with-balance …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:33 PM
Best Agencies to Work For Midwest: Gibson — Gold
Where Every Employee Is an Owner As one employee stated: “This is not a great place to work — Gibson is the BEST place to work.” That’s the sentiment expressed by numerous employees at Indiana-based Gibson, which was selected as …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:23 PM
Best Agencies to Work For Southeast: LassiterWare – Gold
LassiterWare employee praise of the agency they say is the Best to Work for in the Southeast increased so much this year, the company was selected as Insurance Journal’s 2017 Best Agency to Work For Gold Award winner in the …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 5:04 PM
California District Settles Suit over Boy Killed While Walking to School in Fog
A California school district has settled a lawsuit from the family of a 9-year-old boy who was killed by a vehicle while walking to school in fog in 2015. The Fresno Bee reported the Parlier Unified School District will pay …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 4:24 PM
Best Agencies to Work For: West — LP Insurance Gold
When people use the word “connected,” they’re typically referring to the cool vastness of cyberspace, where they can surf the web, send and receive email or Facebook with one another. Often regarded as the Neanderthal cousin of modern communication, another …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 4:18 PM
California Fires Will Add to 2017 Insurer Catastrophe Losses, Fitch Says
No U.S. reinsurance companies in Fitch Rating’s rated universe are expected to be downgraded as a result of losses from the California wildfires alone, but for a number of companies the impact of wildfire losses adds to substantial catastrophe losses …

POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 4:07 PM

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CHIP expiration places health insurance of millions of children at risk

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The program currently covers the kids of almost 9 million low income American families. Kids covered by CHIP, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, could potentially lose their plans if it is not […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 20, 2017 9:00 AM
CloudCherry Listed in Gartner's 2017 Market Guide for Voice-of-the-Customer Solutions

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Salt Lake City, UT, November 17, 2017 –(PR.com)– CloudCherry, the next generation Customer Experience software solution, has been listed as a Representative Vendor in Gartner’s 2017 Market Guide for Voice-of-the-Customer Solutions. CloudCherry […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 8:00 PM
Less Than One Month Before ACA Deadline: What do North Carolinians Need to Know?

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Raleigh, NC, November 17, 2017 –(PR.com)– North Carolinians only have one month to enroll or re-enroll in quality, affordable health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. The fifth open enrollment period for […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 1:30 PM
Georgia auto insurance rates driven skyward by massive crashes

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Serious car wrecks are becoming more frequent in the state, making it more costly to insure vehicles. Georgia auto insurance rates are expected to rise yet again, following several other consecutive increases. […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 9:00 AM
Jenks/Long Insurance Joins Valley Insurance Agency Alliance

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Rolla, MO, November 17, 2017 –(PR.com)– Jenks/Long Insurance recently joined Valley Insurance Agency Alliance (VIAA), a cohesive family of over 100 independent insurance agencies in Missouri and Illinois. Jenks/Long Insurance is a […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 8:00 AM
Marketforce to Host Insurance Innovators: Nordics on 6th & 7th March 2018 in London

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London, United Kingdom, November 16, 2017 –(PR.com)– Over the past 4 years, Insurance Innovators: Nordics has grown into the region’s premier strategic conference for leading insurance professionals. Bringing together 150+ experts from […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 16, 2017 9:00 PM
Marketforce to Host Insurance Innovators: Indonesia on 13th & 14th February 2018

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London, United Kingdom, November 16, 2017 –(PR.com)– Insurance Innovators: Indonesia is Marketforce’s second annual conference in Jakarta, and is the premium insurance event in Indonesia. The conference plays host to high level […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 16, 2017 8:00 PM
Marketforce Presents the Future of General Insurance Report 2017

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London, United Kingdom, November 16, 2017 –(PR.com)– In August, Marketforce, in association with CII, took the pulse of the insurance industry to track the key trends and disruptive forces keeping insurers awake […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 16, 2017 2:51 PM
Steinhoff Risk Solutions Enters North America and Expands

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Houston, TX, November 16, 2017 –(PR.com)– Steinhoff Risk Solutions (SRS), a leading international provider of specialized insurance and risk solutions, announced today its expansion into North America and an enhanced suite of […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 16, 2017 2:20 PM
House Republicans pass flood insurance bill to overhaul NFIP

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Bipartisan opposition was overcome and the bill was passed to continue helping policyholders at risk of flooding. A controversial flood insurance bill has been passed in the House as Republicans overcame bipartisan […]

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POSTED NOVEMBER 16, 2017 9:00 AM

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