There are numerous insurance safeguards for public protection. For example, if you drive a car, more than likely you’re required to get automobile insurance. If you mortgage your home, the lender may require you to have homeowner’s insurance. If you rent an apartment, you may be obligated to get renters insurance. However, there is no […]
The Quarterly eNewsletter of The AIA Trust — July 2018
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Liberty Mutual offers a Claims App that makes starting an auto or home claim easy. The goal of the new Mobile Claims App is simplicity and convenience. While accidents can be overwhelming, the claims process can now be made easier. The new app is available to all Liberty Mutual Insurance customers to provide quality auto […]
Brand new member resource now available! The AIA Trust has designed a professional liability insurance database on its website, now launched in a beta testing phase. Visit the database and explore the information on major insurers, as well as articles with insights about selecting insurance and brokers, tips on completing application forms and a glossary of […]
The latest Green Building Market Barometer by Turner Construction Company, which surveyed more than 700 executives, found that companies remain committed to constructing environmentally sustainable buildings. Almost all the executives participating in the 2012 survey said their companies would incorporate at least some green features in their next construction project, citing the potential to reduce […]
While the enactment of the Affordable Health Act helped close the health insurance gap for young adults (under age 26) because it allows them to remain on their parents’ policies, there is still a critical gap leaving their families at risk: being uninsured for life and disability insurance.
Everyone has their own dream version of retirement. Unfortunately, figuring out how to achieve that dream is often a tough dose of reality. Each year the Employee Benefit Research Institute conducts a Retirement Confidence Survey; 2012 survey results indicated job uncertainty and debt weigh heavily on Americans’ confidence in achieving a comfortable retirement.
You may have heard of personal liability protection or “umbrella” insurance which offers additional protection to home and auto insurance. But do you know what it covers and if you really need it?