Turkey to require proof of insurance from oil tankers

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This move is expected to add bite to the sanctions from the international community against Russia. Turkey has announced that it will begin requiring that oil tankers making their way through the Bosporus shipping strait must provide proof of insurance. This step could prove challenging to the massive crude exports coming from Russia. Ships carrying crude through that waterway will need to present an official insurer’s letter. The oil tanker proof of insurance will need to state that the insurer is willing to provide adequate coverage for that specific vessel,…

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Protecting Your Business: 3 Ways to Safeguard Your Company

Every industry is subject to specific regulations, runs different processes, and operates on varied morals and values. Yet, most companies are united by various risk factors that may impact their revenue, online security, reputation, and lifespan. New and experienced entrepreneurs can’t afford to ignore the threats to your business, as ignorance will not be bliss when facing a lawsuit, a substantial fine, or a cyberattack. Protect your business and read these three ways to safeguard your company. The tactics could be crucial to your company’s survival and success. 1. Purchase…

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How to Make Your Insurance Company More Accessible

In order to shake the idea that all insurance companies are untrustworthy, hard-to-reach opportunists, you’ll need to do your part to prove to your customer that you are indeed looking out for their best interests.  Perhaps one of the best ways to do this is to make sure your insurance company is as accessible as it possibly can be.  From your digital presence to your physical premises and your marketing content, you need to make sure it’s inclusive for it to be effective, and for everyone to benefit from your…

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Keep homeowners liability insurance rates down with dog training tips

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Knowing how to keep your pet under control can translate into a lower risk of premiums-hiking incidents. Most dogs are wonderful furry family members, which means that you’d never really think of the connection between Rover and how much you pay for homeowners liability insurance. However, losing control of your pet could lead to lawsuits, insurance claims, and other problems you may never have considered. Responsible dog ownership means keeping control, and that typically requires basic training. By taking the proper steps to prevent avoidable problems, you can keep your…

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Allstate California homeowners insurance opens the door for new policies

Santa Clarita Allstate insurance agent Kimberley Ellison is sharing this vital information with her community. California homeowners insurance policies have become an important focus for an Allstate insurance agent in the Santa Clarita area.  Kimberley Ellison and her staff are thrilled with the widespread return of the comprehensive Deluxe Plus Homeowners coverage among many zip codes. They are taking extra care to educate local residents to ensure their needs are met. Allstate insurance has brought homeowners coverage back to over 1,500 California zip codes. In May 2007, Allstate closed their…

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#1 Way to Immediately Increase Agency Book of Business

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Allstate Santa Clarita insurance agent Kimberley Ellison understands that communication is key. Santa Clarita insurance agent Kimberley Ellison knows that the key to growing an agency book of business isn’t in gimmicks and marketing ploys.  It’s in communication. This Allstate agent is an active member of her community and encourages her team to be the same. As such, Ellison has come to know the shape of her community, understanding that the population she serves as a Santa Clarita insurance agent is 28 percent Hispanic. What does this mean in terms…

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Live Insurance News launches ‘Business Bits’ for insurance professionals seeking true success

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The weekly emails and articles from our editor and team of writers will focus on sharpening your skills. Business Bits is headed to Live Insurance News, where we will start your Monday off bright to celebrate the workweek with exactly what you need to know to make it a success. These articles and emails will help you to sharpen your insurance business and sales techniques. These sales and business techniques are exactly the types of insurance professionals, agents, brokers, and agency owners need to get started or sharpen their skills…

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