Is Allstate Insurance Ready to Re-enter California with Huge Losses

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Allstate Insurance Reports $491 Million in Losses from Catastrophic Events Allstate Insurance disclosed that $491 million of its recent losses were due to 11 distinct catastrophic events, with roughly 80% coming from four major wind, hail, or tornado occurrences. The remainder of the losses included claims reserve re-estimates for ongoing catastrophes. This revelation highlights the extensive challenges faced by the insurance sector amid an era of increasingly severe and frequent natural calamities. AM Best noted that Aon pointed out potential billions in losses insurers could have endured due to severe…

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Will the federal government make dental insurance available to everyone?

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If a new rule moves forward, people could one day affordably enjoy care for their teeth Dental insurance is a kind of coverage carried by few people outside of benefits packages offered by employers, but that could change if a new federal rule is allowed to move forward. The idea is to make it easier for people to care for their smiles After all, without dental insurance, if someone suffers a cavity, a cracked tooth, or another type of painful dental injury, the out-of-pocket cost can be in the hundreds…

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Florida’s home insurance market could suffer deeply if this happens in 2024

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If the hurricane season this year is an active one for the state, policyholders will pay the price Florida’s home insurance market has already been in crisis mode for the last few years, worsening with each passing hurricane season.  If this year is another active one, it could be “detrimental” to the market in the state. Unfortunately, predictions aren’t good Though predictions are far from fact, the current predictive models are indicating that there will be a number of storms during this hurricane season.  This is leading to rising concerns…

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Is Florida’s New Legislation Set to Lower Insurance Premiums?

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In a significant development for Florida homeowners, the Office of Insurance Regulation has approved a 3.3% rate decrease for Heritage Insurance Holdings Inc.’s homeowner policies. This rate reduction, effective August 20, 2024, for both new and renewal policies, is anticipated to be a precursor to broader trends in the state’s insurance market. This article explores the implications of recent legislative changes and their potential impact on insurance premiums in Florida. Florida Legislative Changes Driving the Shift SB 2A (2022) The passage of SB 2A in 2022 introduced several critical reforms…

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Iowa homeowners insurance customers are the next to face this struggle

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California, Florida, and Louisiana property owners can relate to the Iowan coverage issues Homeowners insurance customers across Iowa are discovering that obtaining coverage isn’t as easy as it once was as a number of insurers have decided to take their business elsewhere. The companies have been leaving Iowa recently The homeowners insurance companies that have decided to leave the state say that they are doing so due to the rising number of severe storms the state is facing, and the skyrocketing costs associated with paying for the repairs.  According to…

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