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Oct 7, 2016

Whether your home is a three-story Tudor, a skyline-grazing apartment or an RV on wheels, you need at least one fire extinguisher for it. But if you don’t have the right one, or you haven’t checked it recently, you may have a false sense of security rather than a fire-fighting device.

There are a few important things to know about fire extinguishers, but they aren’t complicated. Here are three things to help you get up to speed:

Oct 3, 2016

Fall is a wonderful time of year, if your home is ready for it. Yes, this is the time of year to fix small problems before they become big, and big ones before they become catastrophic. Here are 10 tips to help:

Sep 28, 2016

Risk is defined as the potential of losing something of value. It is a potential, unpredictable, and immeasurable outcome. It is the consequence of action in spite of uncertainty.  Individuals and business owners face risk daily in their business operations, in their ownership of goods and property, and in their everyday lives. Risk comes in many forms such as fire, theft, auto accident, loss of life and limb, health problems, and loss of income. Management of risk then becomes a major factor in the preservation of one’s property and well-being.

Sep 19, 2016

For years, life insurance was seen as an unpleasant topic, because the person paying the premiums generally derived no financial benefit from the policy. He had to die before a benefit would be paid. Today, however, insurance companies are offering policies that pay living benefits. While the primary purpose of life insurance remains safeguarding your family’s financial security in the event of your death, there are now policies that you can use while you are living.

Sep 8, 2016

Most people are familiar with insurance. They often have home, auto, or medical insurance to protect their health and property. Businesses often obtain general liability and worker’s compensation insurance to protect their employees and business assets.  However, many people overlook the value of life insurance.  Life insurance is an essential tool to protect your family and business and to provide peace of mind. There are several types of life insurance policies. This article will discuss the different types of life insurance available to individuals.

Aug 31, 2016

RMC Group, an international provider of risk management and actuarial consulting services, is a consortium of independent entities, including CJA and Associates, Inc. and RMC Consultants, Ltd.  RMC specializes in the design, implementation and administration of innovative risk management and insurance products geared to the small-to-medium sized business.

Aug 30, 2016

All businesses, regardless of size and operation, need and should have a general liability insurance policy.  This type of policy is designed to protect the business, otherwise known as the insured, from lawsuits or claims arising from an insured’s liability due to property damage or bodily injury. The general liability insurance policy is designed to cover non-professional negligent acts. The definition of negligent is the failing to take proper or normal care of something or someone.

Jul 27, 2016

What does Pokémon have to do with your auto insurance? I'm sure you've heard of the new Pokémon Go app for your smartphone. It uses your phone's location to show you little creatures that appear on screen as you move around in the real world. You get points for "catching" them by swiping your finger, which helps you advance within the game. It's become incredibly popular since being released on July 6th and is making headlines around the world.

Jul 21, 2016

A workers' compensation policy provides insurance in two areas: coverage for the employee and coverage for the employer.  When breaking down the coverage for the employee we deal with two separate and distinct issues. The first is medical expense for the employee's injury or disease. Each state operates and mandates its own coverage limits in this area. While some states mandate no dollar limit for the cost of injury or disease and subsequent care for the employee, other states place strict dollar limits on the benefits to be paid on behalf of the employee.

Jun 1, 2016

UNITED KINGDOM - RMC Group, a consortium of leading insurance and actuarial consulting firms, has announced a plan to expand its international operations by opening two new offices in the United Kingdom. 

Ray Ankner, President and CEO of RMC Group, commented that “Establishing a permanent presence in Europe is another exciting step in RMC’s growth.  Europe is an important market, particularly for our reinsurance and risk management operations in North America and the Caribbean.”