Personal Insurance

A Toast to Marine Insurance!

A Toast to Marine Insurance!

May 12, 2020

By John Novaria, Managing Director, Amplify When you think of winemaking, you picture grapes on the vine and a hearty glass of red on your table. But you probably don’t think of all the steps involved in the production of wine and the fact that those grapes – and later, the finished product – travel […]

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National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day – April 30, 2020

National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day – April 30, 2020

May 8, 2020

By Kris Maccini, Director, Social Media, Insurance Information Institute Triple-I Employees Share Pet Adoption Stories April 30 is National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day–a day created to raise awareness for the millions of animals waiting in shelters to find their forever homes. According to the Humane Society, 6-8 million animals enter shelters in the US […]

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Everyday Peace of Mind from Allstate

How to Fix Scratches on Your Hardwood Floors

March 17, 2020

Let’s face it: Scratches on your hardwood floors may be unavoidable. Everyday life — especially in a house full of kids or pets — can leave scratches on even the most pristine floors. But rest assured, as there’s a quick and inexpensive fix for scratched hardwood floors. All you’ll need is a healthy snack: walnuts. Why does this trick work? According […]

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Everyday Peace of Mind from Allstate

How to Dispose of an Old Computer and Thwart Identity Thieves

March 13, 2020

Need to get rid of an old computer or other device? Taking certain precautions first can help protect your sensitive information. After all, your computer may store your bank records, Social Security number, passwords, tax records or other personal information. Physical destruction of your device or hard drive is one method to help protect your […]

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Time to Ace College Insurance 101

Time to Ace College Insurance 101

February 26, 2020

Millions of students descend upon college campuses each year on a journey to discover their career path. The things they learn won’t just come from textbooks and lectures – life experience also plays an important role in their transition to adulthood. Unfortunately, not all life lessons are pleasant ones. Consider, for example, the stress, panic, […]

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What is Driving the Confusion About Semi-Autonomous Vehicles?

Tips to Keep Top of Mind When Buying a Used Car

February 22, 2020

The used-car buying process isn’t always fun. Follow these simple steps to protect yourself. Buying a car is a big decision. Whether choosing a new or used vehicle, stepping onto a car lot or into a dealership and being confronted by a more-than-enthusiastic salesperson who you know works on commission can create a mixture of […]

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What is Driving the Confusion About Semi-Autonomous Vehicles?

How to Prepare Your Business for a Wildfire

February 18, 2020

California is no stranger to wildfires. According to the National Interagency Fire Center, wildfires in California destroyed 703 commercial/mixed residential structures disrupting businesses and perhaps halting operations altogether. Have you taken any measures to safeguard your California business? A wildfire can damage your business structures in three ways: Burning Embers: Wind-blown embers typically cause most […]

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Zurich North America’s report on California wildfires: Investing in resilience is key

Zurich North America’s report on California wildfires: Investing in resilience is key

February 16, 2020

By Max Dorfman, Research Writer, Insurance Information Institute A new report by Zurich North America, in collaboration with DuPont and the nonprofit Institute for Social and Environmental Transition (ISET-International), examines the ever-increasing risk of wildfires in California. Based on a study utilizing Zurich’s  Post-Event Review Capability methodology, “California fires: Building resilience from the ashes” draws […]

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What is Driving the Confusion About Semi-Autonomous Vehicles?

Following a Collision with an Automated Vehicle

February 14, 2020

Following a Collision with an Automated Vehicle, What Do You Do? Seven out of ten drivers wouldn’t know what to do Drivers today share the road with automated vehicles* more and more, with tech companies like Amazon, Apple, Google, Intel and just about every automaker developing and testing self-driving cars and trucks. Auto manufacturers are […]

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Joint Industry Forum: Seeing Beyond 2020

Joint Industry Forum: Seeing Beyond 2020

February 12, 2020

L to R: David Sampson, American Property Casualty Insurance Association; Vincent Dowling, Dowling & Partners Securities; Hayley Spink, Lloyd’s At a fast-paced Joint Industry Forum session called Insurance Vision: Seeing Beyond 2020, the subject of artificial intelligence (AI) was bound to come up. Insurers are leveraging AI and machine learning (ML) as part of the […]

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