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Kathy Burke: Money Talks 10pm, Channel 4 The beloved comic Kathy Burke fronts this two-part documentary examining our peculiarly British relationship to money. Burke starts off by reuniting with her longtime comedy pals Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse to discuss the Thatcherite politics that provided the backdrop to their early sketches, before she goes to … Read more

Rs 82,000 cr lying in unclaimed bank a/cs, life insurance, mutual funds, PF: How to get your money back

When its flagship equity scheme completed 25 years, a fund house wrote to investors who had remained invested in the scheme for more than two decades. But the note of congratulation led to a completely unexpected outcome. Over the next few weeks, there was a perplexing flurry of redemption requests from many long-time investors. “Many … Read more

Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

Etihad Credit Insurance shareholders laud the Federal Company’s performance in 2020

His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade and Deputy Chairman of Etihad Credit Insurance Board of Directors, chairing the meeting DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, July 4, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ — Etihad Credit Insurance, the UAE’s Federal export credit company, held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to review its … Read more

Child tax credit payment in 11 days: Calculate how much money your family will get

Advanced child tax credit payments start July 15. Sarah Tew/CNET How much money can eligible parents expect with their first advance monthly child tax credit check in just a little more than one week? Each kid under 6 years old could get you up to $300 per month and each kid aged 6 through 17 could get you up … Read more

How California homeowners are trying to save their fire insurance

Susan Hassett did everything she could to convince the insurance companies her Yolo County ranch could survive a wildfire. After Allstate told the retired firefighter in 2017 that the devastating blazes across the state meant her home was too risky to insure, she spent three years calling every competitor and begging them to come out … Read more

Gleaner Life Insurance Society’s Flag Day flag exchange helps veterans

A $2,500 check was presented to Community Action Agency for veteran housing services through the Flag Day flag exchange at Gleaner Life Insurance Society. Pictured from left are Gleaner Life vice presidents Jaime Linden and Deb Elliott, CAA veteran housing advocates Ted Crockett and Robyn Loveland, and Gleaner Life President and CEO Kevin Marti.

ADRIAN — Contributions put toward a flag exchange program last month in Adrian resulted in $2,500 being raised for veterans housing in Lenawee, Hillsdale and Jackson counties. Gleaner Life Insurance Society conducted a flag exchange program at its home office in Adrian correlating with the Flag Day holiday. The program, which allowed people to replace … Read more

On fireworks, insurance, easier home loans for student loan borrowers

Fireworks raise insurance questions.

Happy Third of July! Here are three hot real estate items: on fireworks and homeowners insurance; on making it easier for people with student loans to qualify for a mortgage; and on the gazillion dollars (OK, just billions) worth of property in Oklahoma County. Fireworks at home and insurance From Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Glen Mulready, … Read more

Local 3-year-old sets up neighborhood banana stand to raise money for APL

Local 3-year-old sets up neighborhood banana stand to raise money for APL

VERMILION, Ohio (WJW) — For 3-year-old Jason Crawford, selling lemonade was a little too obvious. Instead, the Vermilion boy chose to set up a banana stand in his neighborhood this summer. Here’s the list of 2021 Northeast Ohio Fourth of July fireworks shows Making the deal all the sweeter, Crawford is selling the fruit (a … Read more

Carrot InsurTech doubles its capital through $90 million rights offering

Carrot General Insurance, Carrot,

Carrot General Insurance Corp, South Korea’s first digital-only insurance provider, announced that the rights offering has been successfully closed with the gross proceeds of ₩100 billion (US $88.7 million). The amount of proceeds equals to the subscription of its rights the company issued for its founding capital back in 2019. The digital non-life insurer has … Read more

Buying Insurance? Six Steps to Find a Provider That’s Right for You

Buying Insurance? Six Steps to Find a Provider That’s Right for You

by: Better Business Bureau Posted: Jul 3, 2021 / 03:00 PM CDT / Updated: Jul 3, 2021 / 03:16 PM CDT Hanging files/insurance – stock photo There are thousands of insurance carriers in the United Sates. According to the Insurance Information Institute, “In 2019 there were 5,965 insurance companies in the U.S. (including territories), according … Read more

Michigan’s no-fault insurance reform cut money for rehab services; advocates say they’ll still fight

Erin McDonough Insurance Alliance of Michigan's executive director

LANSING, Mich. — For months, advocates and survivors of catastrophic auto accidents fought against a no-fault auto insurance reform that cut money for certain specialized rehabilitation services. The new law took effect July 1 but advocates say the fight is long from over. No-fault insurance reform was meant to lower car insurance costs across the … Read more

Money and Markets in Camelot

Detail of Edyrn with His Lady and Dwarf Journey to Arthur’s Court, 1867, by Gustave Doré. (Public Domain/Wikimedia) Charles Williams’s poem Taliessin Through Logres has a worthwhile lesson for readers. The passages of poetry presented below are taken from Taliessin Through Logres. It’s a long narrative poem set in King Arthur’s Camelot and written by … Read more

Final week for entries to Asia’s Top Insurance Employers 2021

Final week for entries to Asia’s Top Insurance Employers 2021

It’s the final week to put forward your company to be recognised as one of Asia’s Top Insurance Employers. Insurance professionals across the region can nominate their firm through this online form. Open to all organisations within the insurance industry, Top Insurance Employers will recognise companies big and small based on their performance across a … Read more

McGill and Partners boosts UK structured solutions business with new hire

McGill and Partners boosts UK structured solutions business with new hire

McGill and Partners has hired Peter Chesman (pictured) as partner for its UK structured solutions team. According to a statement from the specialist re/insurance broker, Chesman’s role will focus on alternative risk financing and in particular captives and multi-year structures, and he will work with large complex clients and captives across multiple lines of insurance. … Read more

United Insurance Holdings Corp. Previews Q2-2021 Estimated Catastrophe Losses

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–United Insurance Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: UIHC) (UPC Insurance or the Company), a property and casualty insurance holding company, today announced estimated current year catastrophe losses incurred during the second quarter ending June 30, 2021, of approximately $40 million before income taxes (approximately $31 million after tax), net of expected reinsurance recoveries. The … Read more