Entries by Carol LaCombe

Auto Post Accident To Do Suggestions

Presented by Christopher F. Hawthorne, CPCU, CIC It is frustrating to see a client’s auto carrier pay a claim to a third party based on false information. An example being a client who had a car, with four people in it, pull in front of him and slam on their brakes. He stopped his vehicle […]

Should Parents “Go for Broke” on Youth Sports?

Many parents encourage their kids to play sports in middle school and high school because they truly believe it’s good for their children’s physical and mental well-being. Athletic participation also provides an opportunity to instill discipline and develop social skills that could have a positive impact on their children’s futures. But lofty hopes and dreams […]

Information Management Liability aka Cyber!

Presented by: Christopher F. Hawthorne, CPCU, CIC Technology has delivered an exposure for those who hold, use or depend on information be it paper or electronic. Just as inventory once was the life line for a business, data and information now takes their place alongside the tangible assets of a business. This can be data […]

PCORI Filing Deadline Looming

The Affordable Care Act imposes fees on issuers of specified health insurance policies and plan sponsors of applicable self-insured health plans to help fund the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). PCORI is responsible for conducting research to evaluate and compare the health outcomes and clinical effectiveness, risks, and benefits of medical treatments, services, procedures, and […]

Summer Home Improvement Ideas

  When you own a home, there are always chores and tasks on your “To Do” list.  Summer is the perfect time to attend to many outdoor projects and to plan ahead for others. And, if you can’t bear the thought of wasting precious outdoor time on home improvement endeavors, you can always hire someone […]