Most Homeowners Underinsured for Trends in Inflation, Building Costs: APCIA

A new American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA) survey of over 1,000 US homeowners who have a homeowners insurance policy, reveals a majority of insured homeowners have not taken important steps to ensure their insurance coverage is keeping pace with rising inflation and increased building costs, which could leave policyholders underinsured if catastrophe strikes. Only … Read more

China slashes interest rate as housing sales collapse

The People’s Bank of China cut its five-year loan prime rate (LPR) by 15 basis points to 4.45%, the second reduction this year and the largest on record. Most analysts had expected a cut of five basis points. China’s LPR is the rate at which commercial banks lend to their best customers. It serves as … Read more

“Early Adopter” States Approve LexisNexis® Rooftop Analytics Home Insurance Rating – InsuranceNewsNet

LexisNexis Rooftop solution helps home insurance carriers price for roof risk more accurately by helping improve loss cost and claims rate relativity ATLANTA, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, a leading provider of data and analytics for the insurance industry, today announced that LexisNexis® Rooftop, a risk assessment tool for home insurance carriers, … Read more

Concise Solutions Insurance Services Offers Budget-Friendly Home Insurance in Fremont and Oakland, California

Comprehensive home insurance plans can be acquired through Concise Solutions Insurance Services. This press release was originally distributed by ReleaseWire San Mateo, CA — (ReleaseWire) — 06/05/2022 — Concise Solutions Insurance Services caters to both personal and business clients. Through them, people can easily invest in home, auto, life, and workers compensation insurance in San … Read more

Canada to ban Huawei, ZTE 5G equipment, joining Five Eyes allies

“We intend to exclude Huawei and ZTE from our 5G networks,” Industry Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne told reporters in Ottawa. “Providers who already have this equipment installed will be required to cease its use and remove it under the plans we’re announcing today.” Champagne added that companies will be required to remove their 5G gear by … Read more

Mercedes just sold the world’s most expensive car for $142 million

CNN — Mercedes-Benz confirmed on Thursday that it recently sold the world’s most expensive car. A very rare 1955 Mercedes-Benz SLR coupe that had been kept in the German automaker’s collection was sold to a private owner for €135 million, the equivalent of $142 million. That price makes it the most expensive car known to … Read more

Information about At-Home COVID-19 Testing

Daily Log 5.17.2022 - City of Cambridge, MA

Here is some important information from the Cambridge Public Health Department on-home COVID-19 tests. Where to Get At-Home COVID-19 Testing You can now order three free rounds of at-home tests through the federal government. The tests are delivered through the mail. Each order now includes eight tests. Order here. You do not need to enter … Read more