Property house owners win flood/storm dispute – Every day – Insurance coverage Information

Homeowners whose property was inundated by water will be covered for their losses after a dispute ruling determined that stormwater, not floodwater, was the initial cause of damage. The complainants lodged a claim with Auto & General after their home and garage were hit by storm and flood waters on February 27 last year. The … Read more

DOL Warns Retires: Watch Your Property!

getty You’ve saved and saved your money to build a hefty retirement savings account. You’ve trusted your retirement investment manager to build those assets. Whether you’re an employee saving in the company’s 401(k) or a business owner saving in your own retirement savings vehicle, if you’ve got a competent provider and the discipline to save, … Read more

Underinsurance clause hits resort hearth declare cost – Each day – Insurance coverage Information

A hotel damaged by fire should have the claim payout for repairs reduced due to an underinsurance clause, the Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) has ruled, despite the complainant arguing the amount should be paid in full. The business, which had insured the buildings for $1 million, argued the insurer, Lloyd’s Australia Ltd, should pay … Read more

Landlord not lined for unpaved driveway accident – Day by day – Insurance coverage Information

A homeowner will not be compensated for accidental damage to his unpaved driveway after a dispute ruling that it did not fall under the defined term of “building” covered by his landlord policy. The complainant lodged a claim after a delivery truck got bogged and damaged his gravel driveway as it tried to drive out. … Read more

She’s too keen to fulfill my movie star associates

DEAR HARRIETTE: I went to a private high school that a lot of celebrity children attended. As an adult, I’ve stayed in contact with many of them and watched them turn into celebrities in their own right. I’ve made friends with many non-celebrities over the years as well, including someone I met in college. When … Read more

She’s too keen to fulfill my movie star buddies

DEAR HARRIETTE: I went to a private high school that a lot of celebrity children attended. As an adult, I’ve stayed in contact with many of them and watched them turn into celebrities in their own right. I’ve made friends with many non-celebrities over the years as well, including someone I met in college. When … Read more

Celebrities are Bringing Consciousness to Breast Most cancers

Nestled in her new documentary, legendary musician Sheryl Crow revealed that she nearly skipped the mammogram that later led to her diagnosis of stage one ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), a form of breast cancer. The near-miss which could have led to her death has fueled her passion for spreading breast cancer awareness. The Centers … Read more