Do I Need Insurance For My New Smartphone?

Smartphones are becoming more capable, and in turn more expensive, seemingly by the week. Consumers are no longer shocked when a new phone debuts with a price tag of more than $2000. Unfortunately, the higher price does not make owning a smartphone any less essential for the average American consumer. As a result, an increasing […]

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Commercial Airline Deaths Are Down

Flying in a plane has long been more safe than driving in a car. That has only become more true in 2019. New data shows that the number of people killed in commercial airline crashes dropped more than 50% in 2019. The Dutch consulting firm, To70 recently released a report detailing aviation accidents throughout the […]

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How Can I Protect My Pet During The Winter?

With the winter months upon us, many pet owners are finding themselves facing a new set of challenges: pet safety during the colder weather. Cold weather can be extremely dangerous for most pets, particularly dogs and cats. Luckily, there are a few easy precautions every pet owner can take to keep their pet healthy and […]

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Weinstein Settles With Accusers For $47 Million

The disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has finally reached a court settlement with his many accusers. According to reports, Weinstein has reached a tentative $47 million settlement. This settlement would put an end to the many legal battles that Weinstein has been facing in civil court. While Weinstein does have considerable resources, the cost of […]

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German Museum Forgets To Insure $1 Billion Worth Of Jewels

In perhaps the most extreme example yet of why it’s important to insure your valuables, Germany’s Green Vault Museum recently learned that the $1 billion worth of jewels that were stolen from its collection were uninsured. The Green Vault Museum in Germany was robbed in mid-November. The thieves started a fire nearby to create a […]

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Insuring Tree Trimmers Is Becoming A Problem

California has had a tough few years when it comes to natural disasters and the insurance industry. A steady influx of wildfires has left many insurers flummoxed and many consumers picking up the tab as rates continue to climb. The latest victims? Tree trimmers. Tree trimming has always been a high-risk pastime. It makes sense, […]

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Thousands Of People Purchased Alien Abduction Insurance

People who work in the insurance field, particularly when it comes to claims, are used to dealing with some pretty crazy questions. One company decided that it’s time to make some money off of one of the more ridiculous ones: Do I need alien abduction insurance? I think most of us can agree that paying […]

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