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2014-07-31 16:27:41

Strong Enrollment for 2014 Prompts Balanced Risk Pool and Competition Between Health Plans; Average Statewide Rate Increase Kept to 4.2 Percent SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The vast majority of Covered California consumers will see low increases in their health insurance premiums for 2015, and many consumers will see no increase or even a decrease. The statewide weighted average* came in at 4.2 percent, with some plans offering weighted average rates that are 8.5 percent...

2014-07-30 23:13:09

Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance will be one of a few member suppliers to attend the Accredited Snow Contractors Association’s annual Executive Summit, to be held August 7 – 9, 2014. After such an extreme winter, snow insurance will be on the minds of many in the industry. Liberty, MO (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance, Inc., the leading domestic broker of snow insurance and other snow-related risk management products, will be attending the...

2014-07-30 23:11:58

IntelliQuote, a revered online life insurance agency, is proud to announce the launch of an initiative designed to help consumers facing tough choices in regard to life insurance as a result of the Affordable Care Act. El Dorado Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 IntelliQuote, a top rated online life insurance agency, is pleased to the announce the launch of an Affordable Care Act (ACA) educational initiative. Through the effort, IntelliQuote has trained their staff of license life insurance...

2014-07-30 23:05:28

Chris Risi a State Farm Agent in Laguna Beach is going to be celebrating the agency's1 Year Anniversary next month. Laguna Beach, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The Agency which opened on September 2nd, 2013 has hired new employees and continues to grow quickly. Chris’ agency is conveniently located at 32392 S. Coast Highway Suite 260, Laguna Beach, across the street from Three Arch Bay just north of the Crown Valley Parkway intersection. Previous to State Farm, Chris had a successful 20...

2014-07-30 23:02:35

LTC Consumer launches a free Instant Quote Tool for Long Term Care coverage at LTCconsumer.com. Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 LTC Consumer, an independent, free online service to help consumers understand and evaluate long term care insurance, features an Instant Quote tool on its website, LTCconsumer.com, announced Nathan Sanow, Executive Director and co-founder of LTC Consumer. Quotes are free and unlimited. The Instant Quote tool asks for a click in only seven areas – including...

2014-07-30 23:01:29

NFL Training Camp 2014 has started and fans everywhere watch the 2014 draft picks get warmed up for prime time, founding partner of DarrasLaw offers tips to players. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The National Football League (NFL) is beginning to gear up for another thrilling season. These pro-footballers are already deep into practices to prepare for the upcoming season. One thing that hasn’t changed, however, is the need to protect themselves in the event they suffer a disabling...

2014-07-30 20:23:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Proposition 45 campaign today said that WellPoint's massive $731.1 million second quarter profit underscores the need for Proposition 45's protections against health insurance price gouging. The profit report comes a day after the California Insurance Commissioner reported steep health insurance rate hikes for Californians in 2014 and expressed frustration that no one has the ability to stop excessive rates. The...

2014-07-30 16:28:57

ITASCA, Ill., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Insurance Point, LLC in St. Charles, Illinois and Salt Lake City, Utah. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Insurance Point offers a wide range of employee benefit consultation and insurance brokerage services designed exclusively for healthcare systems and hospitals throughout the United States. Along with traditional life and disability insurance...

2014-07-30 12:30:18

LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Single women purchasing long term care insurance protection now pay as much as 50 percent more than single men for identical coverage. An expert shares how working single women can still avoid the price difference. "Two thirds of all long term care insurance claim benefits are paid to women so it is understandable why insurers started charging women more than men," explains Jesse Slome, director of the American Association for...

2014-07-30 12:30:15

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This is a joint statement attributable to: William Good, executive vice president of the National Roofing Contractors Association, and Kinsey M. Robinson, international president of the United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers: "The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is a fatally flawed law that fails to control rising health care costs and contains numerous taxes, fees and mandates that are increasing costs for employers...


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Yakutian Horse
2014-07-04 08:40:25

The Yakutian is a rare breed of horse that is native to the Yakutia region of Siberia. It is sometimes referred to as the Yakut horse, Yakut pony or just Yakut. There are several types of Yakutian horse. The purist of the breed is the Northern type, which is bred in Yakut. It is usually bay, gray or a light dun  with zebra markings on its legs. This one is considered the most valuable of the Yakutian varieties. A second type of Yakutian is a little bit smaller, the southern type. It is...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.