insurance

4 Creative Options for Brokers in Gulf Coast States

This post is part of a series sponsored by IAT Insurance Group. It’s not news that property owners along the Gulf Coast are experiencing sticker shock when it comes their insurance renewal. The challenge is, rate increases of 30%-40% industry wide have some wondering whether carrying property insurance at all …

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How to Start Investing in Your 20s

As a twenty-something, it’s easy to procrastinate building financial security. With all the pressures of starting the journey toward independence, terms like investment strategy, diversified portfolio, and rate of return might sound exhaustingly complex. Moreover, you’re at the start of your career, and just getting by — earning enough to …

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Allstate Expands College Football Ties with On-the-Road Correspondent

NORTHBROOK, Ill., November 29, 2023 – Allstate is excited to unveil its pioneering collaboration with renowned social media creator Katie Feeney as the company’s inaugural on-the-road college football correspondent. Feeney will take fans on an exclusive behind-the-scenes journey to some of the most highly anticipated college football games. This will include her …

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Exploring MGA Funding Then and Now

This post is part of a series sponsored by AgentSync. Just a few years ago, Managing General Agencies (MGAs) were an attractive investment option in the insurtech space. But market turmoil and emerging industry challenges are changing the tides. In early 2023, we asked: Is there a limit to MGA …

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Allstate Announces Preferred Stock Dividends

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Dec. 5, 2023 – The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today declared approximately $29.3 million in aggregate dividends on three series of preferred stock for the dividend period from Oct. 15, 2023, through Jan. 14, 2024. All the preferred dividends are payable in cash on Jan. 16, 2024, to …

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