Archives: March 2013

March Life and Health Insurance News You Can Use: Are You Lying? The Nose Knows

Here's One Way to Insure Your Retirement An insured retirement is one that guarantees you income and protection during your golden years. But how do you achieve that? The U.S. is facing a potential retirement crisis as 79 million baby boomers enter or near retirement; in the future, this number is likely to increase. Retirement is expensive At the same time, retirement is becoming more...

Auto Insurance News You Can Use: Be Safe, Not Sorry with Separate Motorcyle Coverage

Be Safe, Not Sorry with Separate Motorcycle Coverage Riding motorcycles is an American tradition. Whether you choose a dirt bike or a street bike that requires liability insurance, you must still consider the cost of replacing it if it's damaged or stolen. A separate motorcycle policy offers greater flexibility in coverage limits and can provide bike owners with peace of mind. Many insurance companies offer...

Business Insurance News You Can Use: Sitting is the Newest Workplace Health Crisis

Sitting is the Newest Workplace Health Crisis In the past decade, there's been a huge focus on workplace health framed around ergonomics. Today a number of studies highlight how detrimental it is for us to sit for a long period of time - something we all do. These studies suggest that our metabolism drops by 90% after four hours of sitting, causing an increased risk...

Annuities News You Can Use: 'Quest for Certainty' is Growing Annuity Sales

'Quest for Certainty' is Growing Annuity Sales The appeal of fixed income annuities is growing, according to the not-for-profit organization Insured Retirement Institute (IRI). Figures released recently by IRI indicate that fixed annuities set a new sales record in the third quarter of 2012. Sales of fixed income annuities increased to nearly $2.4 billion in the third quarter, up 3.8% from $2.3 billion in the...