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What’s next for life insurance?

The Insurance Industry Association of Canada is calling on the federal government to make life insurance the first insurance industry to be allowed to raise rates to $10 per cent.The move would allow insurance companies to charge premiums on a per-person basis.The association, which represents insurance companies, said it’s also calling on Health Canada to […]

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What’s next for the auto insurance industry

This week, the auto industry will take a big step toward bringing back its long-simmering health care law, after a federal appeals court ruled that the law’s requirements for insurance policies could go into effect as early as March 2018.But, for the moment, insurers are facing a long, tough road ahead to get the new […]

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U.S. economy continues strong despite latest healthcare costs and budget cuts,but jobs numbers are down

AUGUSTA, Ga.— The U.N. body overseeing global health, which monitors health-care costs around the world, said on Tuesday that its latest report showed the United States continued to be the world’s leading health care consumer despite rising health care costs and a $2.3 trillion budget deficit.The International Monetary Fund said the U.K. and France are […]

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What’s next for the auto insurance industry

This week, the auto industry will take a big step toward bringing back its long-simmering health care law, after a federal appeals court ruled that the law’s requirements for insurance policies could go into effect as early as March 2018.But, for the moment, insurers are facing a long, tough road ahead to get the new […]

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What’s next for the auto insurance industry

This week, the auto industry will take a big step toward bringing back its long-simmering health care law, after a federal appeals court ruled that the law’s requirements for insurance policies could go into effect as early as March 2018.But, for the moment, insurers are facing a long, tough road ahead to get the new […]

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‘We’re on our way to bankruptcy’

Insurance giant HCI is preparing to shut down its Irish operations and will lay off thousands of people in a massive restructuring in a move aimed at staving off a possible insolvency warning.Key points:HCI will close 1,600 offices in the country as part of its restructuringThe company said it would have to reduce its workforce […]

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HR consultant’s ‘career ending’ at a job site

The headhunter at a company that specializes in helping employers find and hire top talent in the job market has left the company after six years with the company, according to sources familiar with the matter.The decision came after the company decided to give the job to a person from another company and he left […]

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‘I’ve never been happier’: ‘This is a new level’ for ACA health care coverage

Health care companies, insurance brokers and insurers are gearing up for a fresh round of political pressure as lawmakers try to pass the health care overhaul.“I’ve been on the sidelines of this.It’s been very emotional.I’ve been very much on the fence,” said Kevin K. Brown, a partner at the law firm Brown, Read & Kravis […]

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Which insurance companies are the most profitable in the United States?

Private insurance is a booming business.The U.S. is home to the most insurers in the world, accounting for $3.7 trillion in annual revenue.That’s more than double the $1.4 trillion in revenue that private insurers had in 2016.But the private insurance industry is not all booming.According to the Insurance Information Institute, a nonprofit that analyzes insurance […]

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How to get insurance coverage for a new job, according to an online job site

Health insurance is a major part of the lifeblood of most Americans.But it is a controversial area of the economy, with insurers and employers fighting over who should get paid for the services they provide.Here are the top insurance questions that should be answered by employers and insurers alike, and the answers they can offer.Insurance […]

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