Insurance: Most Popular Articles
Document provides overview of leading industry designations in each of the health life and property casualty lines of business
Pet Insurance Essentials
Profile of America's fastest growing health insurer, designated by Inc. Magazine in its Inc. 500 publication, fast premium growth
Profile of America's largest disability income insurer in premium and members covered
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.
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.
Employer Requirements Under ObamaCare
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 detailing Cyber Insurance Coverage Decision Points
Article describing Pay as You Drive Auto Insurance discount program
Definition of grandfathered health plans and requirements under the newly passed health care reform legislation PPACA Affordable Care Act
Article on Women and Life Insurance Sales
State Farm insurance company profile
Article describing the basics of the state implementation of Health Insurance Exchange as they gear up for operation in 2014.
With shifting tax and health care regulations it is important to stay on top of how year-to-year tax law changes impact annuities.
Commercial Property Insurance Claims Can Be a Risk
Variable Annuities: Pros and Cons
Article profiling Farmers Insurance and its unique marketign campaign portraying itself as a leader in insurance innovation and education of its egents.
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 Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans effort to increase presence in Medicaid market.
Details on mayhem coverage. Insurance.
Article profiling AmWINs as a leader in wholesale insurance industry in the areas of group nemnefits and property and casualty products.
Types of Annuity Products. 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
Article describing the U.S. uninsured Healthcare Tab- $49 Billion Annually.
Article about Bloom Health's launch of two new private health exchanges
Artucke discussing new Federal Health Insurance Exchange Guidelines.
Article identifying the Six Components of Auto Insurance
Article describing new disability income insurance trends
Article on E and O insurance
Article on latest discount auto insurance tactic-- pay-as-you drive discount.
Crop Insurance Coverage Basics
Article describing new healtrh insurance exchange development for competition with state-based exchanges being developed under the PPACA.
Article concerning Northwestern Mutual leadership in long-term value
Article detailing readability issues with insurance policies and state regulatory readability requirements
Article on American Family's rating as top auto insurer in customer satisfaction according to J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey.
Case study on cost savings achieved by employer who self-funds health insurance for 125 employees achieving huge cost savings versus traditional health insurance
Workplace Retaliation an Increasing Insurance Liability
Article on Utah Health Insurance Exchange Experiencing Growing Pains
Article on Health Insurance Designations
Article on how employer's are charging employees who smoke or are obese more in health premiums.
Intro to Chinese Insurance Regulation
Article describing new auto insurance coverage based on the amount and how safe people drive their cars.
Article on record-setting sales year in 2010 for indexed annuities.
Article on Social Security's projected insolvency by 2017.
Article analyzing when Owners Need Business Interruption Insurance?
Article reviewing the impact of small business tax credits under the ACA examined
Article describing lawsuit brought by UnitedHealth against U.S. government for award made to Humana
Article regarding 2014 employer health care decision-making.
Article detailing the impact on HSA by the passage of the 2010 Affordable Care Act.
Article on the appropriate readability level of insurance policies
This article asks agents How Does Your Agent E & O Coverage Stack Up?
Small Business Insurance Owner's Policies
Article describing earthquake insurance coverage in the wake of devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.
Article concerning disputed commercial property claims issues following a recent tornado loss
Article providing a profile of New York Life Insurance company, its history, products, vital statistics, and financial health.
Article explaining Critical Illness Insurance
Research Reveals Wide Variance in Auto Premiums
Seven Funded CO-OP Plans Named by CMS
Article concerning retail health clinics and insurance ramifications.
Co-ops the public option alternative within the Affordable Care Act
Article on the bisuness case of implementing worksite wellness programs.
Article onWorkers Compensation State Updates
Article on key variables and decision points in determing disability insaurance plans best fit for specific clients
Article explaining the immediate income life annuity product
Article on where car insurance premiums are the highest?
Article on how Defined Contribution Plans are a Growing Trend
2 of 3 in US Lack Disability Insurance
Article on worksite wellness programs and evidence showing their strong return on investment
More Affordable Care Act Provisions Going Into Effect January 1st
Article on long term care insurance partnership policies
Article detailing Mercer survey report on employer health spending trends
October is National Security Cyber Awareness Month, which will hopefully lead more people to have greater concern about the risk in their lives.
Article on primary drivers of Long-term Care Insurance Sales?
Article on Canadian style Health Spending Accounts
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 analyzing Medicare reform proposals
China: A New Insurance Frontier
Article describing the four types of Health Insurance Exchange Models that are emerging as states comply with the PPACA
Article describing important hurricane Irene coverage issues
Glossary of key terms related to disability income insurance and disability definitions that serve as the basis for insurance benefits
Article on state implementations of health insurance exchanges
Article describing tax implications, rules, and penalties of annuity's.
The Washington state government is working to put in place regulations for its newly emerging marijuana sales industry.
Seniors Benefit from Critical Illness Coverage
Insurance agents can help educate real estate investors about products, whch include landlord dwelling offerings.
Disability Income step by step guide. Page 3.
Article on advancing as a broker in the post-reform marketplace
Article forecasting the Supreme Court ruling of the PPACA
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.
Insurance Issues & NFL Concussion Lawsuits
Article on Nevada's attempt to attract new insurers to the state with new captive law.
Medicare fraud doctors nurses physical therapists in nine U.S. cities billing fraud indictments, unnecessary procedures
Article describing the basics of Reinsurance in the property/ casualty sector of the industry.
Article on 2011 new trend, ACO Initiatives Take Flight
Article concerning our increased use of mobile technology and how it creates reater Worker's Comp exposure
Article concerning the drop in employer-based disability coverage.
Study Ranks Top Insurers in Customer Service
Article illustrating Georgia FBI Medicaid fraud investigation Georgia fraudulent administration analysis of Georgia Medicaid fraud program by APS Healthcare
Article detailing the effects of health plan vonsolidation
Article on the new NRRA Surplus Lines Law which takes effect July 21, 2011
National Flood Insurance Program Extended one year federal flood insurance program requirements extended article providing details on federal program extension
One key to successful insurance sales involves the ability to talk and to network and meet as many new people as possible to build references. Page 2.
Article identifies a New Era of P&C Risk
After some good years, medical professional liability insurers can expect profitability to deteriorate over the next three years.
article on the key Essentials of Commercial Auto Insurance
Article providing Directors and Officers insurance basics
Article on CMS Innovation Center's payment reform and bundling initiative.
What is an Essential Benefit? Insurance.
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 concerning the processes following a significant insured commercial property loss, how does the insurance claim process work? Page 3.
Article describing in detail the U.S. health care cost problem
Article discussing Thomson Reuters naming of top 10 health systems
Article on survey results showing employers adding voulntary benefits
Article on 2011 crop insurance regulations and their impact on agents and brokers.
Article detailing keys to expanded life insurance sales due to value-added items that agents and brokers should emphasize.
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 about Long-term Care Insurance Inflation Options
Article describing Aetna's recent award as a top employer for healthy lifestyles
Article on exploding costs of retiree halthcare coverage
Many States Pursuing Medicaid Cuts Citing PPACA
Article concerning the processes following a significant insured commercial property loss, how does the insurance claim process work? Page 2.
Article on new efforts to curtail Medicaid program fraud and abuse
Article on Voluntary benefits & the Supreme Court Ruling
Article listing common job search mistakes details and comments related to the insurance industry added
Article on PPACA Benefit Schedule Rules Released
article on the release of the federal HHS National Health Care Quality Strategy
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.
health care reform key terminology glossary PPACA Affordable Care Act legislation
Artricle on new health care and health insurance trend: Domestic Medical Tourism
Article on the continuing rise of insurance outsourcing.
Article providing a primer on Medical Malpractice Reform.
Small Business & Stop Loss Coverage
Article concerninr whether the Property/ CasualtyC industry has sufficient reserves?
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 addressing how states are implementing the federal Affordable Care Act health care reform legislation
How Ryan's Medicare Vouchers Might Work
Article on big corporations who are taking the lead in the provision of healthcare through development of their own clinics.
Aritlce on HHS release of Health Exchange rules
Article detailing how the PPACA might provide incentives to drop health coverage
Article illustrating how te new CLASS Act longe term care program works and its related regulations.
Analysis of Possible Supreme Court PPACA Decisions
Innovative Means to Improve Employer Costs, Employee Outcomes
List of career and employment opportunity sites nationwide available for insurance professionals from agent to underwriter
Article explaining the new comparative effectiveness research fee mandated on employers.
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
Article providing Travel Insurance Primer
Article detailing how Hurricane Irene losses are largely uncovered