Status Update on The Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare)
Unless you’ve been living under a rock you are probably aware of the “issues” surrounding the rollout of the Affordable Care Act. My agency BoiseInsure.net (http://www.BoiseInsure.net) has been writing Property and Casualty, Life, and Health Insurance in the State of Idaho since 2005 so I want to impress upon you the idea that we’re not […]
FIVE INSURANCE MISTAKES CONSUMERS MAKE
In the current economic climate, consumers are looking at every aspect of their finances with an eye toward trimming costs. Cutting back on lattes, clipping coupons and do-it-yourself home repairs are all smart places to start (as long as you’re handy with a hammer), however most Insurance customers need a bit of education regarding pitfalls […]
Who is "Epsilon" and what are they doing with my email address?
It was announced on April 1st that Epsilon Data Management, LLC. experienced a breach of security on March 30th in which a ‘subset’ of Epsilon clients’ customer data were exposed by an unauthorized entry into Epsilon’s email system.” They go on to explain that this subset represents only approximately 2 percent of their total database […]
Meridian City Council unanimously passes ban on texting while driving.
Reprinted from the Idaho Statesman 10/12/10 The Meridian City Council voted 4-0 in favor of bans that will prohibit texting while driving in the city — called “Kassy’s Law” according to a city spokesman. Liz Catherman thanked the mayor and the council for passing the ban on texting while driving and honoring her daughter, Kassy […]
U.S. Transportation Secretary LaHood Announces Lowest Traffic Fatalities in Six Decades
2009 Data Show Major Across-the-Board Declines in all Categories Despite a Slight Increase in Road Travel U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today released updated 2009 fatality and injury data showing that highway deaths fell to 33,808 for the year, the lowest number since 1950. The record-breaking decline in traffic fatalities occurred even while estimated vehicle […]