Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : Insurance


Related Searches

Blog Results (2)

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 10000+)

FILTER RESULTS

What is Lender Paid Mortgage Insurance?

Mortgage insurance is basically an insurance policy for the bank for loans that have a loan-to-value ratio higher than 80 percent. These loans are considered riskier for banks because they are defaulted on more often than not. A higher...Show More Summary

Doral Financial in Puerto Rico Is (FINALLY) Shut Down by Regulators

``Doral Financial, the troubled Puerto Rico bank that was once a darling of Wall Street before becoming known as a political pariah on the island, has been shut down by banking regulators. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation expects...Show More Summary

DataRoom AM: NAB's action plan

National Australia Bank is reportedly considering auctioning off MLC’s life insurance division, while a Canadian pension fund joins the race for Crown Castle Australia.

How Does a Float-Down Lock Rate Work?

A home purchase or refinance will often require you to lock in a rate. Why would you want to lock in when things can drastically change? You can think of it as an insurance policy against the daily fluctuating rates. Once you lock your...Show More Summary

Richard Schwartz, boating association founder, dies at 85

Richard Schwartz, who co-founded and then chaired the Boat Owners Association of the United States, a boat insurance and towing organization that has more than 500,000 members, died Feb. 11 at a hospital in Arlington. He was 85.Read full article >>

Ask a Hospital for Financial Aid If You Can’t Pay the Bill

Hospital bills, even with insurance, can devastate your budget. While you might be able to negotiate your bill, also check into your hospital's financial aid program to reduce your payments. Read more...

If Mayors Ruled the World Today ... they would Launch Digital Cities Tomorrow

The door is now open for the first time in years for cities to take the lead insuring all its citizens have affordable access on a non-discriminator basis to probably one of the fastest cheapest Internet services imaginable. The policy...Show More Summary

Remembering a Health Care Advocate Who Got a Lot Done in a Short Time

You may not have heard the name Peter Harbage before. But if you are one of the millions of people getting health insurance because of Obamacare or some other government program, it's possible Peter had something to do with it. Peter...Show More Summary

BCBS NC Posts First Loss In 15 Years, Blames Obamacare

Well, that’s strange, don’t you think? Of course, don’t cry any tears for BCBS or any other insurance companies that willfully, enthusiastically, and wholeheartedly embraced the Affordable Care Act (Raleigh

Stop! Read This Before Refinancing

Interest rates are extremely low, and the government just reduced fees on Federal Housing Administration insurance premiums. Does that mean you should refinance?

Actual Cost Value vs. Replacement Cost Coverage: How Should I Insure My Rental?

Disclaimer: I am not an insurance expert, nor do I claim to know exact policy types or coverage limits that should be in insurance policies for rental properties. Therefore, any information I provide is merely a stepping stone to helping you realize what kind of policies are out there. For further details and guidance, contact [...]Show More Summary

Remembering a Health Care Advocate Who Got a Lot Done in a Short Time

You may not have heard the name Peter Harbage before. But if you are one of the millions of people getting health insurance because of Obamacare or some other government program, it's possible Peter had something to do with it. Peter...Show More Summary

Life Insurer Let Customers Buy Stocks at Week-Old Prices

A company in France sold life insurance policies that enable holders to make stock trades with perfect hindsight based on past prices. FT explains: "Life insurance is a popular savings product in France, and typically the customer allocates their money among different investment funds offered by the insurer. Show More Summary

Robert Benmosche dies at 70; led financial giant AIG after U.S. bailout

2 days agoHealth : Booster Shots

Robert Benmosche, the former president and chief executive of AIG who led the insurer's turnaround after its $182-billion government bailout, died of lung cancer Friday at NYU Langone Medical Center, the company said. He was 70.

An Affordable 3D-Printed Arm: Help Kids in Need Get One for FREE!

Check out this awesome project where college kids at the University of Central Florida are building 3D printed arms and giving them to kids in need for free. Insurance companies usually do not pay for prosthetic arms for children since...Show More Summary

Robert Benmosche dies; feisty chief executive of AIG insurance company

Robert Benmosche, the combative former chief executive of American International Group who led the insurer — once the world’s largest — to repay a $182.3 billion taxpayer bailout, died Feb. 27 at a hospital in New York. He was 70.Read full article >>

Reduce allergy costs for patients with simple solutions

I grew up most of my life avoiding doctors and hospital visits. I never fancied getting shots or blood draws as a child, and without health insurance; I didn’t have much of a choice.  This lack of access is what drew me to volunteer at the county hospital I was born at. Every Wednesday morning, […]

For Patients with Brain Tumors, Insurance Status Linked to Differences in Patient Safety and Quality of Care

Patients that are on Medicaid or uninsured have higher rates of reportable patient safety and quality of care issues during hospitalization for brain tumors, reports a study in the March issue of Neurosurgery, official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.

Obamacare lawsuit architect: It will be Obama's fault if millions lose insurance

Now even one of the architects of the lawsuit that could cripple Obamacare is joining the let's blame Obama when millions lose their insurance. This is the line of defense from Republicans who hope it will deflect attention away from...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC