Allstate Teams Up with Makeover Expert Genevieve Gorder to Help Americans Clean Up Their Digital Footprints
Posted today (10 hours ago)
Allstate is partnering with makeover expert and television host Genevieve Gorder to give Americans the tools they need for a digital safety makeover to help uncover and manage the trail of data left behind from their online activities. Gorder stars in a video launched by Allstate where she receives an unexpected, but needed, makeover from the tech-savvy students of STEM Kids NYC, who help the design star understand how simple it is to demystify your personal data. For every share, comment or like of the video now through Nov. 14, Allstate will donate $1 to STEM Kids NYC up to $50,000. "I really know my way around home renovations, but I don't know as much about my digital footprint as I should, even though I am very active on social media, online shopping and banking.
People return home to face devastating flooding from Hurricane Michael
Posted on Oct 12, 2018 (5 days ago)
The once record-breaking Category 4 Hurricane Michael is now hitting the mid-Alantic and Carolinas with heavy rain, leading to major flooding. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks with Jeff Dudan, the CEO and Founder of AdvantaClean to discuss the road to recovery.
While Hurricane Michael didn’t have much effect on oil prices, there are many factors that could soon come into play. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous sits down with Tamar Essner, the Senior Energy Director of the Nasdaq IR Intelligence.
Allstate Launches Consumer-Driven Life Insurance Product with Monthly Payout
Posted on Sep 26, 2018 (21 days ago)
NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As a part of its broader mission to offer consumer-driven and innovative insurance products and services, Allstate is introducing Monthly Income Term, a new life insurance policy that pays out like a monthly paycheck should a loved one pass away. Monthly Income Term was designed to be simple to understand and will help people think differently about life insurance. Instead of a lump sum payment found in most standard life insurance policies, a monthly benefit makes it easier for families on a budget to protect their families and standard of living.
Investing to “buy and hold” is trickier than it looks. The increasing pace of technological change means even the most successful, dominant companies have to continually adapt to keep up. Industries like energy, real estate and even consumer products are facing potentially significant long-term changes going forward. In any era, amassing a collection of retirement stocks simply by buying the best companies and holding them for years can be a risky endeavor.
Allstate Announces August 2018 Catastrophe Loss Estimate
Posted on Sep 20, 2018 (27 days ago)
The Allstate Corporation today announced estimated catastrophe losses for the month of August 2018 of $186 million, pre-tax . Catastrophe losses occurring in August comprised 16 events at an estimated cost of $137 million, pre-tax, plus unfavorable reserve reestimates of prior reported catastrophe losses.
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Barron's Picks And Pans: Allstate, CBS, Owens-Illinois, 3M And More
Posted on Sep 15, 2018 (32 days ago)
This weekend's Barron's discusses how the insurance industry is likely to ride out Hurricane Florence. Other featured articles examine the prospects for a bottle maker in a slump and an industrial giant worth a closer look. Also, a board of directors that was slow to act and how big iPhone news got upstaged.