Archive for June, 2010

Scams, Fraud and the Elderly

Scams, Fraud and the Elderly

| June 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

It is extremely unfortunate that there are groups of people who prey upon senior citizens. These unscrupulous people worm their way into the lives of the elderly and pretend to become their friends. These scam artists are particularly effective with lonely senior citizens who live by themselves. Their grown children no longer live nearby, many […]

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Tips for Buying Homeowners Insurance in Florida

Tips for Buying Homeowners Insurance in Florida

| June 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

When purchasing homeowners insurance in Florida, there are a few coverages related to hurricane exposures buyers should become familiar with. If you’re looking to purchase homeowners insurance you’ll soon realize that each state has its own requirements and locality quirks. For instance because of the exposure, earthquake coverage is handled differently in California than it […]

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How to Find California Insurance Continuing Education Classes

How to Find California Insurance Continuing Education Classes

| June 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

California insurance brokers and agents must take continuing education classes if they want to maintain and renew their insurance license. The CE requirements vary depending on type of license. California has an interesting way of listing their continuing education requirements. For example, fire and casualty brokers/agents who are licensed after 1992 must complete 25 credit […]

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How to Become a California Licensed Insurance Agent or Broker

How to Become a California Licensed Insurance Agent or Broker

| June 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

The state of California requires insurance brokers/agents to become licensed in order to buy/sell insurance on behalf of an insurance company or an insured. Below is a listing of the types of insurance licenses offered by the California Department of Insurance: Accident and Health Agent Fire and Casualty Broker Fire and Casualty Agent Life-Only Agent […]

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