Avoid Deadly Distractions Behind The Wheel

Avoid Deadly Distractions Behind The Wheel

Distracted driving is a major cause of deadly car accidents each year. It’s not surprising that texting is considered a distraction. Texting requires visual, manual and cognitive attention just the same as driving. While texting and touching your smartphone may be the most dangerous distraction, many others can impact you safely driving. Even simple tasks like changing the music volume can hinder your undivided attention.

Does My Homeowners Insurance Cover Fire? What If The Cause Of The Fire Is Arson?

Does My Homeowners Insurance Cover Fire? What If The Cause Of The Fire Is Arson?

In light of the recent fires around the country, it is understandable that there is a renewed interest in fire insurance and what is covered. There is suspicion that some of the recent fires were the result of arson rather than being an accident. The government is refraining from officially declaring most of these fires as an act of terrorism or a natural disaster and the terrorism designation has only been applied to fires from incendiary balloon sent from Gaza (at the time of writing). 

Getting Married? Don’t Forget To Insure The Engagement Ring.

Mazal Tov!

Engagements and weddings are exciting times. It can be easy to get wrapped up in the details and logistics of the simcha and forget about that new valuable piece of jewelry on the bride’s finger. It is important to insure new valuables when they are purchased so you don’t find yourself stuck without coverage. 

Mazal Tov on Your New Home! Why basic homeowners policy isn’t always enough…

Why You Need Homeowners Insurance?

Your home and content possessions are valuable assets and it is important to protect their value. Even if you are renting a home, it makes sense to purchase comprehensive insurance to make sure your home and its contents are insured and that you won’t face major financial loss in the case of unavoidable damage.

What To Do After A Car Accident: A Four-Step Guide

Car accidents happen, even to the most careful drivers. After an accident, no matter how minor or serious, it is common to freeze with shock, be dizzy with adrenaline, feel paralysed by embarrassment or be furious with the other driver.

The first thing you must do in a car accident? Stay Calm.

While it is common to become overwhelmed and confused,

Why Do I Need Private Health Insurance in a Socialized Medical System?

Israel boasts one of the world’s best socialized healthcare systems and yet, many Israelis choose to pay extra for private insurance policies to supplement the government-sponsored plans. If the quality of medical care is high, how come so many opt to spend extra? The Israeli healthcare system works through four major insurance carriers (HMOs): Maccabi, [...]
coronavirus health and life insurance israel

How Coronavirus (COVID-19) is Impacting Health and Life Insurance in Israel

Coronavirus.  This microscopic organism has dominated the news since the outbreak was first identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. Going national and then international, COVID-19 was declared a pandemic on March 11th, 2020 by the World Health Organization.  The impact on health and lifestyle here in Israel (and in many nations worldwide) has been [...]

If Once-in-100-Year Storms Become an Annual Event, Are You Covered for Damage?

Storm-caused damage and loss of life has become headline news in Israel. Unlike other parts of the world where storms and flooding are a major cause of damage, in Israel it is - or has been - unusual. That may, unfortunately, be about to change. Due to environmental changes, “once-in-100-year storms” are appearing at a [...]