Foreign News

  • Microinsurance Ready To Disrupt African Insurance Industry 03 Mar 2021 06:17 Africa.com By Marius Botha, Group CEO of aYo Holdings When it comes to insurance, there are few more exciting markets to be right now than Africa. Before COVID-19 struck, McKinsey predicted the African insurance market would grow at around 7% per year between 2020 …
  • Elpers: Evansville must do more to lower seven-figure health insurance deficit 03 Mar 2021 02:50 Evansville Courier & Press - Indiana EVANSVILLE, Ind. — City government should do more to lower or eliminate the seven-figure deficit in its employee health insurance fund, a council member said. Justin Elpers, R-Fifth Ward, has written a resolution encouraging Mayor Lloyd Winnecke’s …
  • New Hawaii law cuts unemployment insurance tax rates 03 Mar 2021 02:49 The Washington Times HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii Gov. David Ige on Tuesday signed legislation temporarily reducing the unemployment insurance tax rate employers must pay for their workers. The surge in the number of jobless since the start of the coronavirus pandemic last year …
  • Are you eligible? Health insurance sign-ups are back open 03 Mar 2021 02:46 10 News WTSP TAMPA, Fla. — There are millions of people without health insurance and some may worry it costs too much money. But, there's another chance to check out your options. Enrollment for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is back open. This …
  • Browns offseason priorities: Safeties. A healthy Grant Delpit would be big lift, but insurance needed 03 Mar 2021 02:11 Fremont News-Messenger - Ohio Editor's note: The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic eliminated the NFL Scouting Combine in its traditional form this winter. In its place, over the next two weeks, we offer our own position-by-position look at some draft prospects who might be on the radar of …
  • Grange Insurance Company recognizes local agency 03 Mar 2021 02:02 The Lima News LIMA — Grange Insurance Company has recognized Stolly Insurance Group with the company’s Senior Partner Designation for exceptional performance. Each year, Grange recognizes a select group of its independent agency partners and honors them with the title …
  • Philip Falcone's Second Act in Long-Term-Care Insurance Turns Ugly 03 Mar 2021 01:42 Wall Street Journal Long-term care has been a troubled insurance product for well over a decade, causing financial pain to many insurers and their customers. Now, one executive’s plan to make money where others have failed has backfired. Serious pricing mistakes loomed from …
  • Crop Insurance March 15 Deadline Nears in MT, ND, SD & WY 03 Mar 2021 01:39 The Roundup Billings - USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds producers in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming that the final date to purchase or make changes to crop insurance on spring-planted crops in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and …
  • Insurance coverage changes may lead to unexpected COVID-19 treatment costs for patients 03 Mar 2021 01:35 KARE 11 What you may owe out-of-pocket if you get sick will vary a great deal depending on what insurance you have. COVID-19 has led to a lot of changes in our lives. Now there's another one looming that could trigger a medical bill you aren't ready for. …
  • Jeffrey Rink, David Curtin and Wayne Gearhart | Harford Mutual Insurance Group 03 Mar 2021 01:26 The Daily Record - Maryland Harford Mutual Insurance Group announces changes to its leadership team. Jeffrey Rink, a senior vice president, was promoted to executive vice president with the added oversight of administrative operations, customer service, and the special investigative …