Sunday, November 30, 2008

Berkshire's Challenge as a Muni Bond Insurance Newcomer

David Merkel submits: When I wrote a recent post on Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A), the main point I was going for was that the price of Berky was not unreasonable, if one attributed value to what Berky could do in a crisis.Complete Story »

Pet Insurance Companies

Choosing Pet Friendly Insurance Companies. The liability portion of an insurance policy helps covers an individuals legal responsibility for any damages that result from an accident or loss.

Saturday, November 29, 2008

An Unfair Clause In Car Insurance

It’s that time of year again and I need to renew my car insurance. I hate this bit. It’s always so complicated! I’ve been trying for reindeer’s years to get my premiums down but it just goes in the other direction.

Taiwan's Taishin, Aegon ink contract for life insurance jv

TAIPEI (XFN-ASIA) - Taishin Financial Holding Co Ltd (2888.TW) said it and Aegon Taiwan Holding BV have signed a contract to establish a life insurance joint venture pending regulatory approval.

Departing SL Resident Donates GIIF Shares To Fraud Insurance Fund

With the announcement of his permanent departure from Second Life, ISE member and GIIF share holder TheEyeofRa Jewell has donated 9700 GIIF shares to the ISE Fraud Insurance Fund.

Homeowners’ insurance

Why does the lender insist on a homeowner’s insurance? Firstly, the lenders’ name or the mortgage company appears on the certificate of the insurance policy. The lender is categorized as a ‘loss payee’ or a mortgagee.

Fewer Missourians buying earthquake insurance

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The cost of earthquake insurance has gone up in Missouri, and the number of people buying it has gone down.