Category: Insurance

How to Select an Insurance Provider

It is absolutely essential for you to have the right insurance coverage. You never can be sure when you might have an accident where insurance is needed to pay your bills. That having been said, you should never take the chore of choosing an insurance company lightly. There is no question that this is a […]

Roundtable: Pet insurance: the state of the market in 2019

In February, Post held a roundtable, in association with Aquarium Software, to examine the state of the UK pet insurance market, touching on issues from consumer education and pricing, to how data and technology may revolutionise the market. Harry Curtis reports. The discussion began with commentators focused on the ways in which insurers’ routes to […]

Sliding superbike sales prompt offers

“>Most premium bike makers from Ducati and Harley-Davidson to Triumph are offering cash discounts and freebies on their high-end bikes. NEW DELHI: Two-wheeler companies in India are offering lucrative discounts on superbikes to liquidate stocks, as potential buyers are moving to smaller capacity motorcycles. Sales of motorcycles with engine capacity between 800cc and 1600cc have […]

OPINION: Evolution of Renewals & Claims in Motor Insurance

A lot has been done in the recent years to improve the buying experience for insurance. You can go online and can buy or renew your insurance in just a few minutes. It’s a process that used to involve forms and cheques not so long ago. The next wave of disruption will come in the […]

Colchester insurance company is leading the way in telematics

Colchester-based insurance broker iGO4 is at the fore front of telematics, where technology can help drivers save money and maybe improve their driving at the same time. Telematics (otherwise known as ‘pay how you drive’ or ‘black box’ insurance) are car insurance policies that reward safer drivers with lower insurance premiums, calculated using data transmitted […]

This week’s top jobs in insurance

Looking for a change? Here are this week’s top insurance jobs in New Zealand Insurance Consultant, AA The New Zealand Automobile Association (AA) is looking for an insurance consultant to be responsible for sales and who will be based in Riccarton, Christchurch. Insurance Consultant, AA AA is looking for an insurance consultant. He or she […]

Gem and jewellery body to issue ID cards, Swasthya Kosh health insurance scheme for artisans

The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), the apex body of the gems and jewellery industry, has introduced identity card for artisans in West Bengal which will be rolled out nationally later this month. GJEPC is holding advanced talks with the ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship (MoSDE) for national classification of gem & […]

Insurers hit: Climate change wreaking havoc on insurance industry

It may get increasingly impossible to recover from the damage inflicted by anthropogenic climate change. Insurers have been researching what climate change effects mean for their business, and there is more or less a consensus that pricing in the impact of extreme weather events that are already becoming common will jack up premiums manifold, even […]

Premiums for life insurance have reduced dramatically

Usually when it comes to insurance products, prices only go one way – up. That makes shaving off extra costs difficult as you’re simply running to stand still each year. However, there is one product where premiums have reduced dramatically and that’s life insurance, especially when linked to pay off your mortgage. As we all […]

Life Insurance For The Living?

“I have enough life insurance to bury me.” That’s what most people tell me. Many of my customers can talk easily about stocks, bonds, and real estate, but they often don’t understand the many usages for life insurance besides a death benefit. In my experience, these benefits are usually discovered only after it’s too late. […]