Insurance Industry Sees Job Growth, More to Come

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The latest U.S. jobs report contained plenty of good news for a number of industries, including the insurance field. The financial sector, which includes insurance, was one of the areas where employment levels rose most. Insurance carriers and related businesses added 9,000 or so jobs. Overall, employers added 227,000 jobs in January, crushing the expectations… Read more »

Own a Tesla? Better Get High-Performance Insurance

The hand-wringing over Tesla’s self-driving technology might be mostly misplaced. It’s not the autonomous driving features we should be worried about. It’s the fact that most Tesla owners just aren’t accustomed to driving – and controlling – a car that can go from zero to 60 in under 3 seconds. Even the soon-to-be-available $35,000 base… Read more »

Foiling Construction Site Thefts

They are brazen, ruthless and cost the commercial and residential construction industry billions of dollars a year. Losses from thefts at construction sites, long a problem, have skyrocketed thanks to the building boom and the soaring price of materials such as copper, lumber and cement. Not just materials are disappearing. Thieves snatch doors, windows, bathtubs, appliances… Read more »

Why the Benefits of Cyber Insurance Outweigh Costs

The Catholic Archdiocese of Denver reports a data breach that has the potential to affect about 18,000 people in its database. The Olympia School District in the state of Washington announces it was the victim of a phishing email that released personal information of school district employees, including salary and Social Security numbers. The City… Read more »

CCIG Rebrands with Name Change, New Website

Read the Denver Business Journal story about CCIG’s rebranding here. For Immediate Release: April 20, 2016 Contact: T. Scott Kennedy President and COO 1-800-777-5035 Cherry Creek Insurance Group is now CCIG; rebranding includes new website GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colorado – Cherry Creek Insurance Group, a regional leader in insurance and benefits products and services, has changed its… Read more »