May 8, 2021

Insurance

The Best Aircraft Insurance in 2021

Company Average Annual Premiums Aircraft Policy Options Customer Service Other Available Insurance Policies
BWI Fly
Best Overall
General aviation liability starting at $225 General Aviation, Aircraft Renters, Private Jet, Industrial Aid Aircraft, Alaska, Experimental Aircraft, Rotor Wing, Hangar Coverage,  Flight School, Aircraft Charter, Aviation Product Liability, Flying Club, Commercial Drone, Commercial Aviation Phone, email, online claims, online payments None
USAA
Best for Veterans
Varies by policy Personal Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Aviation Businesses, Agricultural Aviation, Non-owned Liability (e.g., student pilot, renters, etc.), Seaplane, Vintage and Warbird, Experimental, Homebuilt, Commercial Drones Phone, online portal, virtual agent, email  
Wings
Best for Commercial Coverage
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Does turning 25 guarantee you a better car insurance rate?

Turning 25 can affect your car insurance rate but it’s not guaranteed. Here’s what you need to know about factors that can impact your car insurance rate. (iStock)

There are several factors that can influence your car insurance rate, with age being one of them. Young drivers often look forward to their 25th birthday, which is when car insurance rates are typically expected to decrease. 

But turning 25 doesn’t mean your rate suddenly drops. Depending on your driving record and how much time you’ve spent behind the wheel, you might not see much of a rate decrease after

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Dem Rep. Katie Porter does not offer health insurance to campaign staffers despite calling it a ‘human right’

California Democratic Rep. Katie Porter’s campaign does not offer health insurance coverage to its staffers, despite the congresswoman calling health care a “human right,” filings show.

Porter, a firebrand progressive politician who advocates for universal health care, has several salaried individuals on her campaign payroll, Federal Election Commission records show. Those employees, however, are not receiving any health insurance coverage directly from the campaign, according to a review of the committee’s disbursements during the first quarter.

The congresswoman is a proponent of universal coverage and is a co-sponsor of a “Medicare-for-all” bill. She has said that “health care is a

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I’d have a ‘different rate if Elon was on board’

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) CEO Warren Buffett has a message about the insurability of Elon Musk’s future SpaceX missions. “It would depend on the premium,” the Oracle of Omaha joked Saturday during Berkshire’s annual shareholders’ meeting, live streamed exclusively on Yahoo Finance.

During a wide-ranging question and answer session with Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Vice Chairmen Charlie Munger, Ajit Jain, and Greg Abel, one shareholder posed a question about whether the conglomerate would be open to a call from Elon Musk with a request to insure SpaceX’s future mission to and colonization of Mars.

The question was directed at Jain,

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Insurance agent offers advice for what to do before next severe storm hits Oklahoma

METEOROLOGIST SABRINA BATES TONIGHT WITH DETAILS. >> WE HAVE RECEIVED AND LOGGED APPROXIMATELY 5,500 CLAIMS, 85% OF WHICH ARE IN CLEVELAND COUNTY. AND THAT IS ALMOST AN EQUAL BALANCE OF AUTO CLAIMS TO HOME CLAIMS. SABRINA: GREG ELLIS, AN INSURANCE AGENT IN NORMAN TELLS ME MANY HOMEOWNERS HAVE HAD CHALLENGES WHILE TRYING TO REPAIR HAIL DAMAGE BECAUSE THERE IS NOT ENOUGH PRODUCTS AND SERVICES AVAILABLE. >> IT COULD BE SEVERAL MONTHS BEFORE THEY GET IT DONE. SABRINA: AND A PROBLEM THAT COMES ALONG WITH THE DELAYED REPAIRS IS THE FACT THAT SPRING SEVERE WEATHER SYSTEM ISN’T OVER YET. THERE ARE … Read More

Elks create new insurance agency brand to ProtectALL | Local News

When Ohioans hear the Elk family name, they typically think of the personal injury firm headquartered in Cleveland. But siblings Lexy and Ryan Elk, children of Art Elk, who is managing partner of Elk & Elk, are determined to make their name in the insurance industry.

In 2018, they were introduced to several Nationwide insurance agents that needed a succession plan after the Columbus-based insurance company decided to transition to being a fully independent agency carrier, with 99% of Nationwide’s former agents transitioning to its independent agency channel. This transition was completed July 1, 2020.

Inspired by the potential of

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