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How Wearable Devices Could Disrupt the <b>Insurance</b> Industry In brief: <b>Farmers Insurance</b> settles lawsuit CONSUMER ALERT: State agency urges Wisconsin <b>homeowners</b> to watch for
 
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How Wearable Devices Could Disrupt the Insurance Industry

How Wearable Devices Could Disrupt the Insurance Industry “The end result is improved customer service for both our clients and their customers,” Anderson said. “We will be able to use this technology for real-time claims and catastrophic event assessments and to assist in training prospective adjusters … Read more on Insurance Journal Tips on Education […]

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In brief: Farmers Insurance settles lawsuit

In brief: Farmers Insurance settles lawsuit Farmers Insurance Group will pay $ 84.4 mil-lion to Texas policyholders to settle a 2002 suit. The state Attorney General's Office said … The job cuts amount to more than 6 percent of Microsoft's global workforce. Combined with 18,000 job cuts last … Read more on Houston Chronicle (subscription) […]

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CONSUMER ALERT: State agency urges Wisconsin homeowners to watch for "Storm

CONSUMER ALERT: State agency urges Wisconsin homeowners to watch for "Storm … Request a copy of the contractor's certificate of liability insurance. For additional information or to file a complaint, visit the Consumer Protection Bureau at datcp.wisconsin.gov, send an e-mail to datcphotline@wisconsin.gov or call the Consumer … Read more on WEAU What's really covered in […]

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Alabama Gov. Allegedly Used State Helicopter To Fly His Wallet To Him

22 April 2016

Alabama Gov. Allegedly Used State Helicopter To Fly His Wallet To Him So, Bentley called up the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) and asked them to deliver his wallet via helicopter — and they did. The allegation adds to the pile of evidence that could cause Bentley to be impeached. Thus far, Bentley has denied […]

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Recently Changed Price Targets On Connecture, Inc. (CNXR)

22 April 2016

Recently Changed Price Targets On Connecture, Inc. (CNXR) 02/17/2016 – First Analysis began new coverage on Connecture, Inc. giving the company a “equal-weight” rating. They now have a USD 8 price target on … Connecture, Inc. provides a Web-based consumer shopping, enrollment and retention platform for … Read more on Risers & Fallers MVNO Special: […]

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Arrest Insurance Execs

22 April 2016

Arrest Insurance Execs   Spencer Stone's Father 1 of 3 Indicted In Fire Insurance Fraud Case SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Three men, including the father of hometown hero Spencer Stone, have been indicted for their alleged part in an arson fraud scheme. Sacramento residents Jamal M. Shehadeh, 57, and Saber A. Shehadeh, 73, and Elk Grove … […]

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Discover Pokémon in the Real World with Pokémon GO!

22 April 2016

Discover Pokémon in the Real World with Pokémon GO!   Travelers Recognized as a Military-Friendly Employer HARTFORD, Conn.–(Business Wire)–The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced that it has once again been named to the Best for Vets list by Military Times. The company was recognized for its military-friendly hiring practices, benefits, … Read more on […]

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Las Vegas Sales Speaker | Call Center Expert | U.S. SBA Entrepreneur of the Year

05 March 2016

Las Vegas Sales Speaker | Call Center Expert | U.S. SBA Entrepreneur of the Year   Receiver takes control of Apothecary Shoppe after loan default The Tulsa World reported in January 2014 that Lees was buying the company on behalf of its 42 employees from his father, Deril Lees. The elder Lees said at … […]

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Be an Engaged Healthcare Consumer: Protect, Detect and Report Healthcare Errors, Fraud and Abuse

05 March 2016

Be an Engaged Healthcare Consumer: Protect, Detect and Report Healthcare Errors, Fraud and Abuse   Columbus Co. man sentenced to 11 years for crop insurance fraud COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A federal judge today sentenced a Columbus County man to more than a decade in prison for crop insurance fraud. Milton Russ Barnhill got […]

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I almost WRECKED the rental!

05 March 2016

I almost WRECKED the rental!   Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) has 178 percent upside potential It operates the Avis car rental system with approximately 5,550 locations that supply rental cars to the premium commercial and leisure segments of the travel industry; the Budget vehicle rental system with approximately 3,900 car rental locations … Read […]

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Compensation Claims Solicitors Galway Ireland – Call Us

05 March 2016

Compensation Claims Solicitors Galway Ireland – Call Us   Insurers back Axa's call for consistent injury awards in Ireland amid 30 … In its full-year results statement released on 25 February, Axa called on the Irish government to guide courts on personal injury awards with a schedule of capped, consistent injury awards that would secure […]

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Does my insurance have to pay if I hit and uninsured driver in Alabama?

05 March 2016

Does my insurance have to pay if I hit and uninsured driver in Alabama?   Oklahoma Commission Declares Workers' Comp Alternative Unconstitutional The Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Commission called the alternative workplace-benefit plans that some employers adopted under the law "a water mirage on the highway that disappears upon closer inspection." The unanimous ruling by the […]

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6 “Rules of Thumb” for Small Business Risk Management

05 March 2016

6 “Rules of Thumb” for Small Business Risk Management   The Insider Laurence Fink Unloaded 37600 shares of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) The Chairman and CEO of Blackrock Inc, Laurence Fink; made a huge deal in the open market by selling 37,600 shares at an avg stock price per share of $ 321.8 of the New […]

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