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The freelancing boom may change how you buy life insurance
By GEORGIA ROSE of NerdWallet
Sep 19, 2021 6:00 AM
With an increase in freelancing, the role of workplace group life insurance in long-term financial plans is likely to change.
Hurricane Ida losses reported by Allstate
Sep 16, 2021 2:47 PM
The Allstate Corp. Thursday announced estimated catastrophe losses in August of $876 million, or $692 million after-tax. Catastrophe losses for July and August totaled $1.1 billion pre-tax.
Where to turn when a natural disaster upends your finances
By NerdWallet staff
Sep 4, 2021 6:00 AM
Natural disasters can upend lives in an instant, but unwinding the financial damage can take many months. Still, those affected have many sources of help.
Allstate announces July 2021 catastrophe losses
Aug 20, 2021 10:24 AM
Northbrook-based Allstate Corporation announced estimated catastrophe losses for the month of July of $227 million or $179 million, after-tax. Catastrophe losses in July comprised 18 events at an estimated cost of $211 million, plus unfavorable prior period reserve estimates.
Berkley announces condominium insurance partnership
Aug 11, 2021 2:18 PM
Naperville-based Berkley Program Specialists Wednesday announced a new partnership with the Condominium Insurance Specialists of America to improve insurance protection for condominiums and homeowner associations.
Allstate revenues grow 21% in quarter
Aug 5, 2021 2:48 PM
Allstate Corp. reported financial results for its 2021 fiscal year second quarter on Thursday, saying total revenues of $12.6 billion increased 21.6% compared to the prior year quarter.
NBA legend enters the insurance broker marketplace
Jul 15, 2021 3:02 PM
NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas said his firm, ISIAH International, is expanding its portfolio by entering the global insurance broker and employee benefits marketplaces through a partnership with HUB International and Forest Capital Management.
Berkley Program Specialists partners with car rental insurance firm
Jul 13, 2021 2:32 PM
Naperville-based Berkley Program Specialists said it has entered into a strategic partnership with Sonoran National Insurance Group to provide rental counter insurance products to rental car operators.
Johnson Insurance Agency
Jul 12, 2021 2:50 PM
Johnson Insurance Agency was founded in Chicago in 1955 by George and Barbara Johnson. In January 1958 the two moved to a small town in the country called Elk Grove Village.
Liz Weston: How to harness your HSA's superpowers
By LIZ WESTON of NerdWallet
Jun 27, 2021 6:00 AM
HSAs have hidden superpowers that make them a great way for some people to create a tax-free pot of money for retirement or other long-term goals.
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