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Life insurance premiums can be calculated using your social media posts

Provided they are not discriminatory, life insurers can use customers’ posts to decide on pricing. The New York Department of Financial Services (N.Y.F.S.) has released…

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Canadian life insurance companies no longer equate marijuana use to “smoking”

Changes to the country’s laws and social attitudes have brought about change in industry policy. Life insurance companies in Canada have traditionally labeled cannabis users…

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Life insurance benefits that used to be popular among employers are fading away

A recent survey showed that employees are not seeing this type of coverage in their packages as much. While life insurance benefits used to be…

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Life insurance companies in Illinois owe $7.5 billion to unknowing beneficiaries

Many insurers are keeping the money owed to beneficiaries who have no idea they’re entitled to a payout. Life insurance companies across the country are…

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Life insurance companies must try harder to locate beneficiaries

States say insurers should be making a greater effort to find heirs to ensure payments are being made. Life insurance companies have paid beneficiaries billions…

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Life insurance companies now selling to HIV patients in US and Canada

John Hancock in the United States and Manulife in Canada have both announced the lifting of the exclusion. On Friday, HIV patients received some good…

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Will new U.K. insurance regulations limit industry competition?

Insurers and consumers across the United Kingdom are wondering if new rules will spike prices. The U.K. government and industry regulators have now begun a…