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58 Best Insurance Books of All Time

As featured on CNN, Forbes and Inc, BookAuthority identifies and rates the best books in the world based on public mentions, recommendations, ratings and sentiment. Check out #5 on the list of the 58 Best Insurance Books of All Time….

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Why Forms AND Facts Matter

There are at least eight (8) reasons why some individuals cannot figure out why a claim is or is not covered. All too often this is due to the inability or, worse, unwillingness to read the policy. But in many instances the problem is the inability to review policy language in the context of the unique facts and circumstances of each claim.

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In Remembrance…

“Yesterday was my son’s 12th birthday but he didn’t spend it unwrapping presents or gorging on ice cream and cake. Most of our evening was spent solemnly observing unspeakable horror and devastation as the events of September 11, 2001 unfolded.”

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World Speed Championship – How Fast Can You Buy Homeowners Insurance?

How fast can you buy homeowners insurance? According to one insurtech, the world record is currently 1 minute and 20 seconds. The potential downside for purchasers is obvious. But what about the downside for such speed merchants? It seems that the trial bar has its eye on these races to the bottom, as evidenced by a recent policyholder law firm blog post.

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What ISO Form Numbers Mean and How To Use That Knowledge

The final insurance policy delivered to an insured usually has a list of form numbers. Do you know which of them are ISO forms and which are not? Can you sometimes tell from the form number that a particular included form might be troublesome? This article discusses how you can sometimes immediately spot endorsements that need your attention.

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Swimply Uninsured!

Did you know that some of your customers may be using a new phone app to rent their swimming pool to neighbors or others? Are they aware that they likely have no homeowners or umbrella coverage for damage to the pool or their now greatly increased liability exposure?

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The Big Mistake

Business owners and officers rejecting, not electing, or not purchasing a workers’ compensation policy is a decision made to save money that could lead to financial ruin if they are relying on coverage under many health insurance policies that exclude workplace related injuries that are covered OR COULD HAVE BEEN COVERED by workers compensation insurance.

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My New Ebook

My ebook 52 of the Greatest Things Anyone Ever Said… and Why has gone live on Amazon and in 24 hours has become Amazon’s #1 New Release in the Quotational Reference book category. This ebook includes 52 of my favorite quotations, each with a brief essay about what the quotation means. While the ebook can be read in its entirety and in any order, it is designed so that each quotation and essay is read weekly over the course of the coming year and it can be accessed right from your phone or tablet.

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