Northside Insurance Agency Inc. Blog: 6_2015
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Friday, June 26, 2015Florida's "insurer of last resort" says it has finalized its financial preparations for the 2015 hurricane season and has enough money to pay claims on a once-a-century storm without levying assessments on Florida policyholders. Last week, Citizens Property Insurance Corp. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 25, 2015Homeowners who ignored a letter from their flood insurance company explaining rate increases that took effect April 1 are in for a $250 surprise when they get their renewal notices. The good news: People living in their primary residence can reduce the $250 premium surcharge to a $25 surcharge, even if their policy renewal has already taken effect. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 24, 2015Attention tailgaters: Someday a bank or a potential employer considering your loan or your job application might become privy to your tendencies for aggressive driving.
Northbrook-based Allstate, which last month floated the idea of one day selling the information it collects from policyholders'... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 16, 2015If you live or work in Texas and part of the South-Central U.S., you’re likely trying to recover from record-breaking rains and widespread flooding. You’re probably prepared to deal with damage to buildings, but are you ready to deal with the damage to your car as well? READ MORE >>
Monday, June 15, 2015Renting a vacation home can be a great escape, whether you’re headed to a mountain cabin, a beach bungalow or a city condo. You’ll likely bring various personal possessions along—clothes, luggage, a camera, a computer, sports equipment and even jewelry. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 12, 2015Progressive Corp., the fourth-largest U.S. auto insurer, said it will begin increasing rates for some risky customers who participate in a program that allows the company to electronically monitor driving habits. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 2, 2015Like many business costs, workers compensation insurance is often required. This type of business insurance ensures that your company has the financial protection it needs if a worker is hurt on the job or as a result of performing the job. However, like most business costs, you can manage how much you pay for your premiums. READ MORE >>