Tag: insurance

Weathermageddon: Extreme Canadian Edition

Weathermageddon: Extreme Canadian Edition

January 31, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The Insurance Bureau of Canada recently released their findings on the impact the big weather storms of 2013 had on insurance and oh boy, it was a doozy. Turns out 2013 was a record-breaking year as companies paid out 3.2 billion dollars to policyholders. That’s almost a 1.2 billion dollar increase from the previous high.

Zombie Invasion Survival Guide

Zombie Invasion Survival Guide

December 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The InsureAnts.co.uk guide to surviving the zombie apocalypse highlights the types of zombie you could encounter, what happens when you are bitten and what supplies you need to carry to ensure your survival.

The Ultimate Guide To Home Insurance

The Ultimate Guide To Home Insurance

December 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Home insurance is a $70 billion industry. According to a recent report, 95 percent of homes in the U.S. are insured. There are a number of benefits associated with home insurance. For homeowners, having a home insurance policy means being able to recover from financial blows that often arise as a result of natural disaster home damage, theft, accidental fires, and other unexpected home-related crises.

Why Quality Matters: Pick Your Provider Before You Pick Your Plan

Why Quality Matters: Pick Your Provider Before You Pick Your Plan

November 11, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

As millions of Americans consider their health care plans during open enrollment or as they take advantage of new marketplaces under the Affordable health Care Act, consumers should pick their provider before choosing a plan.

History of Life Insurance

History of Life Insurance

November 6, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Today, the insurance industry has been through mergers and consolidations as laws have changed, and automation has enabled companies to do more with fewer people employed. Today insurance is more profitable than ever as people live longer and pay more into their policies. In this infographic, lifewithouttroubles.com looks at the history of life insurance.

Life Insurance: Leave a Legacy for a Latte a Week

Life Insurance: Leave a Legacy for a Latte a Week

September 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

When you’re young you seem to think you’re invincible, but you are not. Life insurance is good for people of all ages. Check out the infographic below to learn about how even young adults can benefit from life insurance.

How Much Would Breaking Bad’s Caravan Cost To Insure?

How Much Would Breaking Bad’s Caravan Cost To Insure?

September 24, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

If you’re a Breaking Bad fan, have you ever wondered how much it would cost to insure your own mobile meth lab? Now while the folks at Coast Insurance do not condone or endorse that type of illegal activity, they did go to the lengths of quoting an insurance premium for the mobile meth lab used in Breaking Bad. The results are quite interesting!

What’s Your Injury Worth?

What’s Your Injury Worth?

August 12, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Find out how much you may be worth in the event that your insurer has to pay out with this handy infographic from Provided For. Many people do not relies the reality of the prices that they could get for a simple broken bone or complete loss in functionality of the brain.

Can America Understand the Obamacare Delays?

Can America Understand the Obamacare Delays?

August 6, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Many Americans are not sure about Obamacare and how it works, let alone about the delays taking place. Check out the infographic below to learn about Obamacare and the delays.

Television’s Most Uninsurable Drivers

Television’s Most Uninsurable Drivers

June 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

There are some uninsurable drivers out there on the real roads, but some of the most dangerous examples come from some of our favorite television shows. MoneySupermarket takes a look at some of these in the following infographic.

Car Theft and Insurance Rates

Car Theft and Insurance Rates

June 14, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Every 26 seconds a car is stolen in the United States. Is your car safe? Check out the infographic below presented by Shift Insurance to learn about car theft in the U.S. and how it related to insurance rates.

How Does the UK Government Spend Your Income Tax & National Insurance?

How Does the UK Government Spend Your Income Tax & National Insurance?

April 3, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Most in the UK lose approximately one fifth (20%) of wages to Income Tax and National Insurance contributions: in tax year 2013/14 the first £9,440 of everyone’s earnings are entirely tax free. The more they earn, the more they pay: employees start paying 40% on all earnings above £32,000. For earnings above £150,000, you can expect to pay 45% (these figures for tax year 2013-14 are applicable after 6 April). In addition, during tax year 2012/13, the UK government collected more than £91 million in National Insurance payments from the country’s workforce.

Uninsured Motorists!

Uninsured Motorists!

January 28, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

New York is a ruthless place for drivers. With bumper-to-bumper traffic, gridlocked streets and constant construction, driving has become more of a burden than a benefit. Because of these factors, New York is regarded as one of the most accident-prone states, which is bad news for the average 1 in 7 drivers who do not have insurance. Shockingly, an estimated 13.8% of motorists are uninsured, despite their annual $10.8 billion owed in damages to insured drivers. Learn more in the following infographic from New York Motor Insurance.

Motorcycle Theft – Don’t Become A Statistic

Motorcycle Theft – Don’t Become A Statistic

January 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

If you own a motorbike or are thinking about getting one then you need to take a look at this infographic, which shows you just how at risk you might be from having that expensive purchase stolen. Have a look at these statistics and make sure that you don’t become one and then compare motorcycle insurance with MCN Compare.