Insurance: Most Popular Articles
Document provides overview of leading industry designations in each of the health life and property casualty lines of business
Profile of America's fastest growing health insurer, designated by Inc. Magazine in its Inc. 500 publication, fast premium growth
Pet Insurance Essentials
Article on Women and Life Insurance Sales
Profile of America's largest disability income insurer in premium and members covered
General liability insurance is the most prevalent form of business liability insurance. Here's an explanation of how exclusion works.
A new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine this week reports that one in 14 doctors faces a malpractice suit every year.
Article detailing Cyber Insurance Coverage Decision Points
Wausau Insurance is America’s largest workers’ compensation insurer and innovator since the inception of workers' compensation insurance in 1911.
IRS Announces 2013 HSA Limits. Insurance.
Here's a rundown of critical illness and life insurance plans, explained in easy to understand language and with no particular bias to any company.
Article describing Pay as You Drive Auto Insurance discount program
Commercial Property Insurance Claims Can Be a Risk
Definition of grandfathered health plans and requirements under the newly passed health care reform legislation PPACA Affordable Care Act
Employer Requirements Under ObamaCare
A survey issued by FICO shows 57 percent of U.S. and Canadian insurers say personal lines insurance fraud losses will rise further in 2013, while roughly half say they expect fraud losses to rise further in commercial lines as well.
Article describing the basics of the state implementation of Health Insurance Exchange as they gear up for operation in 2014.
Variable Annuities: Pros and Cons
State Farm insurance company profile
With shifting tax and health care regulations it is important to stay on top of how year-to-year tax law changes impact annuities.
Article describing new disability income insurance trends
Article describing new healtrh insurance exchange development for competition with state-based exchanges being developed under the PPACA.
Article profiling AmWINs as a leader in wholesale insurance industry in the areas of group nemnefits and property and casualty products.
Article describing Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans effort to increase presence in Medicaid market.
Article concerning Northwestern Mutual leadership in long-term value
Research Reveals Wide Variance in Auto Premiums
Article identifying the Six Components of Auto Insurance
Artucke discussing new Federal Health Insurance Exchange Guidelines.
Article describing the U.S. uninsured Healthcare Tab- $49 Billion Annually.
Article providing a profile of New York Life Insurance company, its history, products, vital statistics, and financial health.
Article about Bloom Health's launch of two new private health exchanges
Article detailing readability issues with insurance policies and state regulatory readability requirements
Article on Health Insurance Designations
Article on record-setting sales year in 2010 for indexed annuities.
Types of Annuity Products. Insurance.
Article on Utah Health Insurance Exchange Experiencing Growing Pains
Article detailing the impact on HSA by the passage of the 2010 Affordable Care Act.
Article on E and O insurance
Glossary item providing information on key homeowner's policy key terms terminology understanding fire damage deductible premium coverage building and contents coverage explained actual cash value replacement cost value
Details on mayhem coverage. Insurance.
Article on how employer's are charging employees who smoke or are obese more in health premiums.
Article profiling Farmers Insurance and its unique marketign campaign portraying itself as a leader in insurance innovation and education of its egents.
Article on latest discount auto insurance tactic-- pay-as-you drive discount.
Intro to Chinese Insurance Regulation
Article on Social Security's projected insolvency by 2017.
Seniors Benefit from Critical Illness Coverage
Article analyzing when Owners Need Business Interruption Insurance?
Workplace Retaliation an Increasing Insurance Liability
Insurance agents can help educate real estate investors about products, whch include landlord dwelling offerings.
Crop Insurance Coverage Basics
Article concerning disputed commercial property claims issues following a recent tornado loss
Article on how Defined Contribution Plans are a Growing Trend
This article asks agents How Does Your Agent E & O Coverage Stack Up?
Small Business Insurance Owner's Policies
Article describing consumer preference in purchasing auto insurance through large carriers who utilize sales agents rather than direct sales carriers premium savings direct carriers discount carriers
Article detailing Mercer survey report on employer health spending trends
Article describing earthquake insurance coverage in the wake of devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Article on long term care insurance partnership policies
Article reviewing the impact of small business tax credits under the ACA examined
Article regarding 2014 employer health care decision-making.
Article onWorkers Compensation State Updates
Article on 2011 new trend, ACO Initiatives Take Flight
Article on the bisuness case of implementing worksite wellness programs.
Study Ranks Top Insurers in Customer Service
October is National Security Cyber Awareness Month, which will hopefully lead more people to have greater concern about the risk in their lives.
What is an Essential Benefit? Insurance.
Article on advancing as a broker in the post-reform marketplace
Case study on cost savings achieved by employer who self-funds health insurance for 125 employees achieving huge cost savings versus traditional health insurance
Article on Canadian style Health Spending Accounts
Co-ops the public option alternative within the Affordable Care Act
Article describing tax implications, rules, and penalties of annuity's.
article on the release of the federal HHS National Health Care Quality Strategy
Article on worksite wellness programs and evidence showing their strong return on investment
Article on the appropriate readability level of insurance policies
2 of 3 in US Lack Disability Insurance
Article describing new auto insurance coverage based on the amount and how safe people drive their cars.
Article concerning retail health clinics and insurance ramifications.
Article on American Family's rating as top auto insurer in customer satisfaction according to J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey.
Seven Funded CO-OP Plans Named by CMS
Article listing common job search mistakes details and comments related to the insurance industry added
Article describing the four types of Health Insurance Exchange Models that are emerging as states comply with the PPACA
Article describing the staus of states on implementing Health Insurance Exchanges
Article describing lawsuit brought by UnitedHealth against U.S. government for award made to Humana
More Affordable Care Act Provisions Going Into Effect January 1st
Insurance Issues & NFL Concussion Lawsuits
Article on where car insurance premiums are the highest?
China: A New Insurance Frontier
Article explaining Critical Illness Insurance
Glossary of key terms related to disability income insurance and disability definitions that serve as the basis for insurance benefits
Article explaining the immediate income life annuity product
Article on the continuing rise of insurance outsourcing.
The Washington state government is working to put in place regulations for its newly emerging marijuana sales industry.
Article on Voluntary benefits couponing and its value for employees.
Disability Income step by step guide. Page 3.
Article detailing the effects of health plan vonsolidation
Article on new efforts to curtail Medicaid program fraud and abuse
Workers' Compensation programs appear to be at a key turning point as the industry finds itself in Congress' cross-hairs, a look at the history of workers compensation the transformation of programs in the 1990's and the problems facing the industry today and a forecast of the future
Article on the new NRRA Surplus Lines Law which takes effect July 21, 2011
Article providing Directors and Officers insurance basics
Informational article on how to position oneself as a top-notch successful insurance agent or broker increasing sales expertise through networking designations niche development and others to position oneself as an industry and sales leader
Farmers Group of Insurance Companies is engaged in efforts to aggressively grow its business in the Eastern U.S., with a focus on as Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and upstate New York.
Article on state implementations of health insurance exchanges
Article illustrating Georgia FBI Medicaid fraud investigation Georgia fraudulent administration analysis of Georgia Medicaid fraud program by APS Healthcare
Article concerning the processes following a significant insured commercial property loss, how does the insurance claim process work? Page 2.
Article describing the basics of Reinsurance in the property/ casualty sector of the industry.
Article providing Travel Insurance Primer
Article analyzing and comparing the U.S. Affordable Care Act and the Republican alternative the Common Sense Healthcare Reform and Affordability Act? In-depth comparison of the two bills.
Artricle on new health care and health insurance trend: Domestic Medical Tourism
Small Business & Stop Loss Coverage
Article concerning the processes following a significant insured commercial property loss, how does the insurance claim process work? Page 3.
Article detailing the impact of federal health care reform on Mini-med plans. Details include how the federal Department of Health and Human Services has exempted several health plans from health care reform requirements including the Medical Loss Ratio calculations
Article discussing producer commissions and the Medical Loss Ratio Dabate
Article explaining the new comparative effectiveness research fee mandated on employers.
Medicare fraud doctors nurses physical therapists in nine U.S. cities billing fraud indictments, unnecessary procedures
Health Insurance Rebate Analysis
Article discussing Thomson Reuters naming of top 10 health systems
National Flood Insurance Program Extended one year federal flood insurance program requirements extended article providing details on federal program extension
Once you have identified the niche in the insurance market that you want to exploit and fill like no other then it is important to identify the means to establish your espertise, market that expertise, and maintain and enhance that expertise. Page 2.
Aritlce on HHS release of Health Exchange rules
Article detailing keys to expanded life insurance sales due to value-added items that agents and brokers should emphasize.
health care reform key terminology glossary PPACA Affordable Care Act legislation
Article on exploding costs of retiree halthcare coverage
Article on primary drivers of Long-term Care Insurance Sales?
Article about Long-term Care Insurance Inflation Options
Article describing in detail the U.S. health care cost problem
Article on PPACA Benefit Schedule Rules Released
Innovative Means to Improve Employer Costs, Employee Outcomes
Article analyzing Medicare reform proposals
Is SLIMPACT the Solution for Surplus Lines Regulation?
Article detailing Federal LTCI Enrollees and the large premium increases their facing.
Article on key variables and decision points in determing disability insaurance plans best fit for specific clients
GOP Planning ObamaCare Reaction. Insurance.
Article on 2011 crop insurance regulations and their impact on agents and brokers.
Article on how 9/11 changed insurance sector forever
Romney's Health Care Policy. Insurance.
Health Insurance Exchange, purchase marketplace, Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) state exchange regional multi-state option small business purchasing cooperative established by the federal health care legilsation, PPACA Affordable Care Act
Article illustrating how te new CLASS Act longe term care program works and its related regulations.
Article identifies a New Era of P&C Risk
Article on how Hawaii is benefiting from Health care Reform payment initiatives
Article on an innovative effort to make health care more accountable and therefore health insurance more affordable.
Wisconsin: Battleground of HIX Development
Article on rate hike review rules
Article on CMS Innovation Center's payment reform and bundling initiative.
Article on Disney's Innovative Leadership pertaining to insurance process improvement
Technology is impacting the insurance industry through new gadgets, software advances, increasing processing speeds and consumers’ appetite for faster and more efficient communication.
Resource list of additional valuable websites related to the insurance industry
Article on big corporations who are taking the lead in the provision of healthcare through development of their own clinics.
Article describing important hurricane Irene coverage issues
Article on Agent Commissions Not Exempt From Final MLR Rule
Article on Wisconsin's effort in Operationalizing a Key Element of Health Care Reform and its federal grant application to be an early innovator in health insurance exchange development