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cbsnews.com - Matt Richardson - Life insurance mistakes to avoid
Life insurance mistakes to avoid
CBS News

Buying a life insurance policy - or boosting the amount you already have - is almost always a sound financial decision. By making a small payment to an insurance company you can ensure that your loved ones will be protected in your absence. Most…

businessinsider.com - Katie Oelker - Ethos life insurance review: pros, cons, and payouts
Ethos life insurance review: pros, cons, and payouts
Business Insider

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money (here's how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this…

cbsnews.com - Aly Yale - Ethos life insurance review 2023
Ethos life insurance review 2023
CBS News

Life insurance is a type of protection for your loved ones. If you die, it compensates them for your lost income and earning potential and can help them cover funeral costs, debts and medical bills you leave behind, as well as future living…

alleywatch.com - Dayforward Raises Another $25M to Make Life Insurance More Accessible Through its Tech-Enabled Platform
Dayforward Raises Another $25M to Make Life Insurance More Accessible Through its Tech-Enabled Platform
AlleyWatch

Prior to the pandemic, most life insurance searches began online but more than 90% of policies were secured through in-person interaction with a broker. COVID has not only served as a boon for the industry as consumers paid more attention to their…

nytimes.com - Stuart A. Thompson - On Trump's Social Network: Ads for Miracle Cures, Scams and Fake Merchandise
On Trump's Social Network: Ads for Miracle Cures, Scams and Fake Merchandise
The New York Times

Between posts about conspiracy theories and right-wing grievances was an unusual advertisement: a photo of former President Donald J. Trump holding a $1,000 bill made of gold, which he was apparently offering free to supporters. But there were a…

nottinghampost.com - James Holt, Charlotte Smith - Life insurance ad sparks outrage for including Harold Shipman
Life insurance ad sparks outrage for including Harold Shipman
nottinghampost

A life insurance advert has triggered widespread disapproval and outrage online for including prolific serial killer Harold Shipman. The ad, by DeadHappy, features an image of the murderer, who was from Bestwood, Nottingham, along side the words…

derbytelegraph.co.uk - James Holt, Cameron Mellor - Advert for Life Insurance featuring serial killer Harold Shipman sparks outrage
Advert for Life Insurance featuring serial killer Harold Shipman sparks outrage
derbytelegraph

A life insurance advert featuring prolific Midland serial killer Harold Shipman has sparked outrage online. The ad features an image of the GP who was convicted of the murders of 15 of his patients in 1999. The promotion ad by DeadHappy, which…

thinkadvisor.com - How Life and Annuity Sites Phone Home
How Life and Annuity Sites Phone Home
ThinkAdvisor

You interact with APIs all the time and probably don't even know it. When you clicked the tracking number on your last Amazon purchase, that was an API improving your customer experience. Automated underwriting on a life insurance policy or annuity…

deccanherald.com - Bloomberg - LIC doubles down on Adani amid short seller row
LIC doubles down on Adani amid short seller row
Deccan Herald

India's largest life insurer is plowing more money into Gautam Adani's flagship unit, undeterred by a short seller's fraud allegations that wiped out more than Rs 4,08,122 ($50 billion) of the conglomerate's market value in two sessions.

crunchbase.com - Chris Metinko - The Week's 10 Biggest Funding Rounds: OpenAI Lands $10B; Paradigm Raises $203M
The Week's 10 Biggest Funding Rounds: OpenAI Lands $10B; Paradigm Raises $203M
Crunchbase

This is a weekly feature that runs down the week's top 10 announced funding rounds in the U.S. Check out last week's biggest funding rounds here. Artificial intelligence is certainly having a moment right now. This week it was all about OpenAI with…

indianexpress.com - Bloomberg - LIC doubles down on Adani amid short seller row
LIC doubles down on Adani amid short seller row
The Indian Express

State-controlled Life Insurance Corp. of India is spending about 3 billion rupees ($37 million) as an anchor investor in a $2.5 billion new share sale by Adani Enterprises Ltd., according to a filing. The investment would add to its current holding…

indianexpress.com - Sandeep Singh - The Collateral: Crash hits Govt-owned LIC hard, its Adani share value dips 22%
The Collateral: Crash hits Govt-owned LIC hard, its Adani share value dips 22%
The Indian Express

Indeed, the value of LIC's holdings of Adani Group companies came down from Rs 72,193 crore Tuesday to Rs 55,565 crore Friday – a 22 per cent dip in just two days. Meanwhile, the share price of LIC, too, came under pressure on Friday and…

economist.com - A short-seller rattles Gautam Adani's empire
A short-seller rattles Gautam Adani's empire
The Economist

From meagre beginnings in the 1980s, Gautam Adani has emerged as India's richest citizen. Now, in just a few days, the foundations of his sprawling empire have been shaken. On January 24th a small New York investment firm, Hindenburg Research…

hindustantimes.com - {'@type':'Thing','name':'Bloomberg'} - LIC doubles down on Adani amid Hindenburg's fraud claims
LIC doubles down on Adani amid Hindenburg's fraud claims
Hindustan Times

India's largest life insurer is plowing more money into Gautam Adani's flagship unit, undeterred by a short seller's fraud allegations that wiped out more than $50 billion of the conglomerate's market value in two sessions. State-controlled Life…

qz.com - Mimansa Verma - Who is behind Hindenburg, the research firm targeting the Adani group?
Who is behind Hindenburg, the research firm targeting the Adani group?
Quartz

Hindenburg Research's bruising report accusing the Adani Group of pulling off “ the largest con in corporate history ” has rattled India's stock markets. On Jan. 24, the New York-based forensic financial research firm disclosed its…

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