April Fools News

April 1st Wrap-Up: Trump Forms Insurer; Epstein to AIG; Minute-by-Minute Insurance

Here is latest insurance industry real fake news on this April 1st: Trump, Cabinet to Launch MAGA Health Insurance Company President Donald J. Trump announced today that he, his family and his Cabinet of billionaires are personally bankrolling MAGA Health …

Walk Much? Metromile Launches Pay-Per-Step Walking Insurance

Metromile, a pay-per-mile car insurance provider in the United States, set out to disrupt the stagnant auto insurance industry and uncovered an opportunity for a new type of insurance: walking insurance. The company has launched insurance for people who walk …

First Robot–Run Insurance Agency Opens for Business

Goodbye agency principals, producers and customer service reps, hello Roberto Siber, CPCU. Siber is the buff, blue-eyed and bald principal of the Buyonic Insurance Agency in Austin, Texas. This insurance android is more evidence that the future of mechanized businesses …

‘Insurance: The Musical’ Opens on Broadway

Broadway is taking a risk—on a musical about insurance. “Insurance: The Musical” opens this week in New York after a successful tryout last September in Hartford. It is Broadway’s first musical exploration of the property/casualty insurance industry, according to Broadway …

Special Report: Top 10 Innovative P/C Insurance Products

In the past few years, dozens of property/casualty insurers have announced innovative protections for risks involving new technologies, current economic concerns, personal and family relationships, home-based small businesses, and more. “This is a new era in property/casualty insurance. Innovation is …

April 1st International News

Ireland to become 1st U.S. State The Irish are fed up with European Union demands that they raise their corporate tax rate – currently 12.5 percent – if they want some help in repaying the enormous loans the government has …