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Customer Service and Sales Webinars with The Omnia Group Now Available

(1/11/2017) New webinars from The Omnia Group full story

FEMA Restricts Access to NFIP WYO Deals

(1/04/2017) In a major change to 30-year-old rules, FEMA will no longer let the public see its deals with private insurers to administer National Flood Insurance Program co... full story

S&P: ACA Results Improve As Repeal Looms

(1/04/2017) Just as Republicans appear to be poised to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), S&P Global Ratings is reporting that 2016 will be the first year in which the i... full story

FEMA Grants Another Extension for Florida

(1/04/2017) The Federal Emergency Management Agency has granted a third extension, giving National Flood Insurance Program policyholders in Florida an extra 30 days, or unt... full story

2017 Hurricane Season Could Be More Active

(1/04/2017) Colorado State University’s Department of Atmospheric Science reports that 2017 could mark another busy hurricane season, according to early assessments of cl... full story

Startup Direct Insurer Lemonade Seeks Nationwide Expansion

(1/04/2017) A direct writer that launched several months ago in New York is seeking to expand nationwide in 2017. Lemonade said it has applied for licensing in 46 additiona... full story

New York Announces First in Nation Regulation

(1/04/2017) New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced a new regulation to prohibit insurance companies from refusing to provide commercial crime insurance coverage to New Yor... full story

NAIC Adopts Home-Sharing White Paper

(1/04/2017) The NAIC adopted a white paper on insurance coverage issues in the sharing economy for home rentals... full story

Cyber Is the Hottest Product in Insurance

(12/20/2016) A series of recent corporate and government hacking attacks have made cyber insurance one of the more rapidly growing insurance products in the U.S., according ... full story

New Law Eases Small Business Healthcare Burden

(12/20/2016) President Barack Obama signed an omnibus health bill on Dec. 13 called the 21st Century Cures Act. In addition to provisions on medical research, streamlined re... full story

NAIC Task Force Wrestles with Cybersecurity

(12/20/2016) The National Association of Insurance Commissioners is continuing to develop its policy positions on cybersecurity... full story

Louisiana NFIP Policyholders Paid $2 Billion

(12/20/2016) According to a news release from the National Flood Insurance Program, its policyholders in Louisiana have been paid more $2 billion since the August flooding i... full story

Iowa Insurance Commissioner Gerhart Resigns

(12/20/2016) On December 5, the office of Iowa Governor Terry Branstad announced that the resignation of Nick Gerhart as the state’s insurance commissioner would be effect... full story

Study: California Should Leave the NFIP

(12/20/2016) According to a new University of California at Davis study, California — which has 290,000 flood policies — is not benefiting from participating in the Nati... full story

Feds Issue New Rules Aimed to Strengthen ACA Market

(12/20/2016) The Obama administration has issued new rules to address lingering issues with the Affordable Care Act (ACA) even as Republicans push forward with plans to repe... full story

Plan Ahead for Insurance in Winter Storms

(12/20/2016) Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller advised consumers to plan ahead and review their homeowners and auto insurance policies as winter weather cond... full story

Berkshire Stock Tops $250,000 Per Share

(12/20/2016) On December 13 Class A shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., hit $250,220—rising above the $250,000 mark for the first time, and becoming the most expensive publ... full story

Michael Consedine Named CEO of NAIC

(12/14/2016) Former Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Michael F. Consedine has been named Chief Executive Officer (of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, ... full story

Huff Resigns as Missouri Insurance Director

(12/14/2016) John Huff, the outgoing president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners is resigning his position as Missouri insurance director... full story

Court to Hear DOL Appeal of Overtime Rule; Decision Expected After Trump Inauguration

(12/14/2016) The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit granted the U.S. Department of Labor’s request to expedite its appeal of a temporary injunction issued by the ... full story