Alien Abduction Insurance

Alien Abduction Insurance

Insurance Business reported that Budget Insurance in the UK was promoting a new Alien Abduction Insurance policy option, offering to add their interested homeowner policyholders to a waiting list. Forbes reported in 2014 that a London-based firm had sold more than...
The $10,000 Lithograph that Wasn’t

The $10,000 Lithograph that Wasn’t

Artist Joan Miró was immensely successful among certain 20th Century aficionados. Some of his paintings had wild scribbles of line art, odd shapes and displays of color that attracted art collectors worldwide. When an insured claimed that a Miró lithograph was worth...
Looking Forward

Looking Forward

Recently, we had the opportunity to speak with a large restoration company in Australia (40 offices). In the middle of our conversation, COVID-19 came up, “Are you getting much COVID cleanup work?” we asked. “Almost none,” the Australians answered. “As of this week,...
Getting the Job Done – Peacefully

Getting the Job Done – Peacefully

You have probably already heard about the J. D. Power & Associates’ Home Claims Satisfaction Study, in which they stated, “Among home insurers that provide highly satisfying claims experiences, 71% of their claimants indicate that they ‘definitely will’ renew with...