| Aug 24, 2014
Two surprises cropped up in a new survey on perceptions about sea level rise in Hampton Roads: Fewer people than last year believe flooding has increased and, when it does flood, they believe their homeowner's insurance will cover it.
Wrong on both...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Filed under: Coupe, Auctions, Supercars, Bugatti When a Bugatti Veyron crashed on a highway in Austria a few months ago, insurance company AXA estimated the cost of repairs at upwards of $800,000. Of course, there were worries that even after all the...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:08 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Wait. Isn't that ...?
I was just entering Independence Hall Park in Philadelphia when the man strode past me, too quickly to see much more than a blur. An anachronism, this elderly gentleman in his heavy tan tailcoat and silver-...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Q: Your advice was right on when you cautioned readers not to buy a house that did not have permits or a certificate of occupancy. Another important consideration in demanding to see the building, electrical and any other permit is that in the event of...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Miles de clientes de Citizens Property Insurance Corp. podrían cambiarse a otras aseguradoras sin saber que tienen alternativa.
El estado está permitiendo que cuatro aseguradores privados seleccionen y se hagan cargo, en el otoño, de casi 100,000...
| Aug 16, 2014
The Tavares and Eustis fire departments have received good news about their effectiveness in protecting the city.
The good news for residents of the two cities: The improvement could bring lower insurance premiums, officials said.
Both cities received...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Lake County may not be a coastal county, right up against the ocean. But that doesn’t mean county residents are not vulnerable to the potential risks of flooding, county leaders note.
With hurricane system lasting until Nov. 30, and September...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:05 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some doctors really mean it when they say they do not take health insurance. For others, it is more of a nuanced statement.
Consumers trying to decipher the difference have to ask a lot of questions to figure out how to manage...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Standard & Poor's on Tuesday lowered its ratings on the financial strength of both Phoenix Life Insurance Co. and PHL Variable Insurance Co. from BB- to B+.
The standard double-B, or BB, rating means a company is not so vulnerable in the near future, but...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:04 PM
The former assistant manager at an East Los Angeles Bank of America branch certainly had nerve.
First she pretended to be a victim of armed assailants as she helped to rob the bank where she worked. Then, still playing the victim, she asked the bank...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Virginia is fourth behind Florida, Texas and Georgia in the number of enrollees who have not supplied required documentation regarding their citizenship or immigration status to support their application for insurance through the Affordable Care Act's...