May 9, 2017 – A Massachusetts Appeals Court case involving a car accident in Swampscott where $10 million in excess insurance legally irrelevant to primary insurer with $1 million primary limit demanding release for insureds even though damages exceed primary policy limits.
May 9, 2017 – Weak Economy Slows Agent-Broker Organic Revenue Growth, but Valuation Multiples at Historic Highs says Reagan Consulting’s latest Organic Growth and Profitability Survey.
May 9, 2017 – WTPhelan is a fourth generation family-owned independent agency that has been based in Cambridge since 1898.
May 8, 2016 – With its latest acquisition, Kaplansky Insurance has established a presence in the New Bedford-Fairhaven area.
Ellen Barnett, CPCU, AIC, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Plymouth on May 1st. She was 62. A well-known and highly regarded Massachusetts insurance professional, Ms. Barnett spent 18 years with the Acadia Insurance Company, beginning as a claims manager before rising to AVP Claims/Senior Director of Claims. She went on to have a strategic relationship role […]
Arbella raises $152,016 for New England Hunger Relief Programs This year, which marks the ninth year of the Arbella insurance foundation’s “Let’s Drive Out Hunger” campaign saw 102 independent agents participate in the campaign. The campaign centers on a matching gift program in which Arbella matches any donations made by an independent agent on a two-to-one-basis, up […]
Attorney General announces settlement with insurance agent and reverse mortgage broker on scheme to use elder citizens home equities to fund unsuitable insurance products.
April 30 -The Massachusetts Association of Insurance Women announces its new officers for the 2017-2018 year.
April 30, 2017 – Recap of The Annual Meeting of the Mass. Assoc. of Insurance Women.
Acting Commissioner approves Encompass’ June 30, 2017 plan to withdraw from the Massachusetts personal lines market