The Insurance Industry’s Annual Week of Giving

Each year, the insurance industry comes together for the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) Week of Giving. During this eight-day international and industry-wide initiative, insurance professionals complete volunteer projects in support of community nonprofit organizations.

Careers in insurance

Have you considered a career in insurance? If you haven’t, then you’re possibly missing out on the opportunity of a lifetime!

Why? Well, let’s look at the facts:

Diversity and inclusion in the insurance industry

The insurance industry has long made a priority of attracting, retaining and developing the best talent—and insurance businesses strive to reach this goal by making diversity and inclusion the centerpiece of their company culture.

 

2016 Consumer Insurance Survey

The I.I.I. conducted this survey to collect and measure consumers and homeowners knowledge and sentiments about insurance, including: 

 

  • What they know about insurance—including the purchase of separate policies to cover flood and earthquake damage
  • Their attitudes toward the cost of their insurance coverage
  • How they comparison shop for homeowners insurance; among other topics. 

 

 

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Auto insurance jargon buster

Don’t be intimidated by specialized insurance language. Below you’ll find definitions of some of the most common terms used when dealing with auto insurance.

Adjuster

An insurance company employee or contractor who reviews the damages and injuries caused by an accident and okays claims payments.

Bodily injury liability

Usually mandated by state law, this insurance provision covers costs associated with injuries and death that you or another driver causes while driving your car.

Protect yourself against uninsured motorists

Despite the legal requirements in 49 states, many drivers in the U.S. remain uninsured. Don't risk your financial health—make sure you're insured, and learn how to protect yourself in the event of an accident with an uninsured motorist.

The i's on insurance: Life insurance

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Life insurance is a vital part of your family’s financial stability and well-being. But if you’re like most people, you probably have questions about what types and amounts of life insurance are best for your needs. Spend a few moments to see why planning for your family’s future isn’t just about money; it’s about life. 

 

Be sure to tune in to the other videos in "The I's on Insurance" series for helpful knowledge for drivers, homeowners/renters, and small business owners.

 


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The i's on insurance: The claim game – homeowners

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The I's on Insurance: The Claim Game, Homeowners," from the Insurance Information Institute (http://www.iii.org), opens the door to a whole new understanding of the claim-filing process. From understanding your policy documents to which records you should to keep to working with your Insurance Professionals, this short video is a helpful introduction that will take some of the stress out of filing a claim in the event that your house is damaged or burglarized.


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The i's on insurance: The claim game – auto

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Filing an auto insurance claim is never fun. But with these simple steps from the Insurance Information Institute (http://www.iii.org), you can save yourself a lot of time and trouble.

"The I's on Insurance: The Claim Game, Auto" will put you on the road to a satisfactory claim filing experience, giving you the basics on what you should know, what your policy covers and the most important information to record when you're in an accident.


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The i's on insurance: Auto coverage - you're in the driver's seat

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Car Insurance is something every driver needs, but how much do you really know about your auto coverage? Tune in to "Auto Coverage: You're in the Driver's Seat to know more about the different types of automobile insurance, get helpful tips on responsible driving and even learn how to reduce your auto rates by getting the right coverage for your needs.


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