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Kemper names former USAA CEO to board
Nov 2, 2020 10:13 AM
Kemper Corp. Monday said its board of directors has elected former USAA CEO Stuart Parker as a director.
Allstate to track emissions of its suppliers
Oct 20, 2020 2:30 PM
Allstate Corp. said it will ask its suppliers to report emissions data in an effort to further mitigate its impact on the environment.
Surprising things renters insurance covers -- and leaves out
By SARAH SCHLICHTER of NerdWallet
Oct 18, 2020 6:10 AM
Like any other insurance policy, renters insurance has exclusions, and knowing about them ahead of time can help you avoid unexpected bills in a disaster.
Wildfires add to Allstate's third quarter catastrophe losses
Oct 15, 2020 3:16 PM
The Allstate Corp. Thursday announced estimated catastrophe losses for the month of September of $339 million, mostly because of wildfires out West.
Upgrading your space while stuck at home? Get it insured
By BEN MOORE of NerdWallet
Oct 4, 2020 6:15 AM
expensive new stuff and significant home improvements can leave you underinsured. If you're considering making changes to your home -- or if you already have -- it's smart to revisit your homeowners or renters policy. Here's how to ensure it covers the new additions.
AAIS starts digital insurance newsmagazine
Sep 18, 2020 2:18 PM
The Lisle-based American Association of Insurance Services offers a new digital newsmagazine, AAIS Pulse, with interactive access to a unique panel of experts discussing issues important to insurance professionals.
Allstate announces August losses due to hurricanes
Sep 17, 2020 2:24 PM
The Allstate Corp. Thursday announced estimated catastrophe losses for the month of August of $985 million, which includes damages from hurricanes Laura and Isaias.
Associated Agencies acquires the Bensman Group
Sep 14, 2020 2:14 PM
Associated Agencies Inc., an insurance and risk management firm based in Rolling Meadows, Monday announced the acquisition of Bensman Risk Management Inc. and Bensman Associates Ltd., a Bannockburn-based insurance, risk management and strategic planning group.
Allstate acquires National General for $4 billion in cash
Jul 8, 2020 4:39 PM
Northbrook-based insurance company Allstate is buying National General Holdings for $4 billion in cash, expanding the scope of its insurance holdings.
Religious freedom organization sues state over abortion mandate for insurers
Daily Herald report
Jun 10, 2020 5:52 PM
The Thomas More Society is suing the state to challenge a law requiring all health insurance policies sold in Illinois to provide coverage for elective chemical and surgical abortions, with no exemptions even for churches.
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