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Homeowners + Renters Insurance 14 things to consider before buying a home

When house hunting, many factors come into play before purchase, such as neighborhood, school district and pricetag. But before you close the deal, read our guide on how to think through all the costs associated with owning a home, and how to protect your investment.

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Other Insurance Topics Special event insurance

Special event insurance is designed to provide financial protection if you have to cancel or postpone a gathering due to natural disasters that are outside of your control. Though most often thought of in relation to weddings, it can be used to cover any occasion that might require a significant financial outlay.

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This two-part program from the Insurance Information Institute and Innovator's Edge—consisting of an online webinar and a live innovation workshop—will provide attendees with actionable information and guidance on best practices for innovation. Register 


I.I.I. Glossary

MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY- A company owned by its policyholders that returns part of its profits to the policyholders as dividends. The insurer uses the rest as a surplus cushion in case of large and unexpected losses.

COBRA- Short for Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act. A federal law under which group health plans sponsored by employers with 20 or more employees must offer continuation of coverage to employees who leave their jobs and their dependents. The employee must pay the entire premium. Coverage can be extended up to 18 months. Surviving dependents can receive longer coverage.

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#Teendrivers reported 55% fewer handheld #phone conversations in states where handheld calling bans were in place for all drivers. To learn more about #distracteddriving during #DDAM, click here: NHTSA Nationwide Children's Hospital Journal of Adolescent Research

While use of drones in the #insurance industry “has been rolling out for quite some time,” Lynne McChristian of I.I.I. said it hit its stride in 2017 amid multiple #naturaldisasters, from #hurricanes to #wildfires to #hailstorms to #flooding. via Naples Daily News

Be sure to download our newly released #FactBook2018 with the latest information regarding the #insurance industry. Click here to download:

This year’s #FactBook2018 is here! Stay up to date with the industry's latest numbers. To purchase, click here: #insurance

The I.I.I. #Inflation Watch spreadsheet contains the latest #consumer price #data from the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of #Labor Statistics. Read more here: U.S. Census Bureau Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

This year’s #FactBook2018 is here! To purchase, click here:

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I.I.I. News Wire

MEDIA ADVISORY: I.I.I. Can Provide Information On Insurance Issues Raised By This Week’s Wildfires In Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, And Texas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org Kim Kirchner, Coburn Communciation: (212)-536-9837; Kim.Kirchner@coburnww.com   New York, April 20, 2018—Thousands of residents and firefighters in four U.S. Read More

Insurance Information Institute Releases 2018 Fact Book

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kim Kirchner, Coburn Communication: (212) 536-9837; Kim.Kirchner@coburnww.com   NEW YORK, April 11, 2018 – Known for offering the latest qualitative figures and developments within the insurance industry, the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) has published its… Read More

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Events Calendar

IPRC Spring Meeting
May
08
2018
The spring meeting of the Insurers Public Relations Council (IPRC) on May 8-9, 2018 in Chicago, IL.
I.I.I. and Insurance Thought Leadership (ITL) Webinar
May
09
2018
The Insurance Information Institute and Innovator's Edge present an interactive learning experience for C-suite executives who would benefit from a proven approach to insurance innovation success. This two-part program—consisting of an online webinar and a live innovation workshop—will provide attendees with actionable information and guidance on best practices for innovation.
 
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