Ageas Federal Life Insurance to look at inorganic play for bank partnership

Ageas Federal Life Insurance is hoping to increase its distribution footprint this fiscal with partnerships and tie-ups with banks after IDBI Bank discontinued selling its products. “For the next three to five years, the aim is to shore up our topline and distribution footprint. That would be through a combination of proprietary channels like agency, … Read more

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

Spain: Countries with most expensive travel health insurance named – full list | Travel News | Travel

Spain: Countries with most expensive travel health insurance named - full list |  Travel News |  Travel

New research from expat insurance provider William Russell analyzed international health insurance claims data and revealed the most expensive country to get sick or injured without cover while traveling is Denmark. Denmark has the highest average claim value of £5,569. Therefore, international health insurance is extremely important when visiting the country to protect one’s health … 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

Hazelton Mountford brings insurance expertise to Road Transport Expo 2022

Hauliers wanting insurance advice should head down to Hazelton Mountford’s stand at this year’s brand new Road Transport Expo (RTX), taking place at NAEC Stoneleigh from 30 June to 2 July this summer. The friendly team of Hazelton Mountford experts have an in-depth understanding of the haulage industry’s requirements and are looking forward to welcoming … Read more

Need for trip insurance amid pandemic is reshaping travel landscape

Saowakhon Brown | Time | Getty Images The ever-evolving Covid-19 pandemic is reshaping where Americans spend their travel dollars and how they protect that investment. That’s according to the latest findings from travel insurance firms and the industry experts that track them. Airfare comparison site Next Vacay said it analyzed Google searches about travel insurance … Read more

Pay no-claim discount to active policyholders – some life insurers demand

Some life insurance companies are making a case for a remunerative benefit to be offered to the policyholder after every three months under their life insurance policy. Also known as No-Claim Bonus (NCB), Acting Head of Metropolitan Life Insurance (MetLife), Emmanuel Oteng Tuffour says active policyholders deserve some motivation. Speaking at the launch of a … Read more

Health insurance enrollment now available for income-eligible residents

Health insurance enrollment now available for income-eligible residents

In an effort to increase access to affordable health insurance coverage, Access Health CT recently launched a new special enrollment period for low-income residents. As part of the effort, there are two Access Health navigator locations in Connecticut that provide free, in-person help outside of the regular open enrollment periods. They are the Community Renewal … Read more

Travel Insurance For A Trip To France – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission from partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect our editors’ opinions or evaluations. Compare & Buy Travel Insurance For 2022 Compare Quotes With Over 22 Travel Insurers Whether you’re going for European history, the hip excitement of Paris, the fantastic Mediterranean beaches, or the wonderful food and … Read more