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

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

Opinion: In case your crypto is stolen, you are by yourself. These steps will help defend you

If only your bitcoin could catch on fire — literally — then it might have a chance of being covered by insurance. For property, fire is a straightforward hazard. But it’s probably the one big thing that can’t befall a digital currency among a host of inflictions — see FTX, BlockFi and other failures. As … 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

How a lot is a vasectomy? Is it reversible?

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet. A vasectomy is a safe, minor surgical procedure and form of birth control that has a nearly 100% success rate. It’s estimated that 500,000 people get vasectomies in the US each year, according to a 2018 article in the journal Urology. On average, a vasectomy costs around … Read more

A tough 4 months for shares: S&P 500 books the worst begin to a yr since 1939. Here is what execs say it is best to do now.

To say that it has been a perilous stretch for bullish stock investors on Wall Street lately is a bit of an understatement. Marked by stomach-churning volatility and bruising losses in once-popular technology trades, the S&P 500 booked its worst start to a year, through the first four months of 2022, in over 80 years, … Read more

British e book vendor is promoting $650k assortment of James Bond rarities.

When dealers and collectors gather this weekend for the 62n/a annual New York International Antiquarian Book Fair, they are expected to buy and sell all sorts of one-of-a-kind items. Among the offerings: a first-edition copy of JRR Tolkien’s “The Hobbit,” a rare book of poetry by EE Cummings and a document signed by the Indian … Read more