Posted by Nina Terenzi on Feb 03, 2023

Today, with inflation at a 40-year high, few have escaped first-hand experience with the escalating cost of goods and services—including home and automobile insurance premiums. And while some analysts believe price increases have begun to ease, several global factors first ignited by the pandemic may continue to drive up coverage costs for the foreseeable future:

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Jan 26, 2023

Eastern Insurance AVP Cassandra Koegel Selected to Co-Chair MAIA Young Agents Committee

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Jan 10, 2023

Workplace norms and standards are rapidly shifting. To keep pace, most modern business owners share a common goal of creating and maintaining safe, equitable workplaces for all. Yet even the most ethical employers who adhere to best employment practices can be sued by workers who believe their legal rights as employees have been violated. Today, employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) has become an important part of the risk management strategy for businesses of every size.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Jan 05, 2023

The Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) entitles eligible employees of covered employers to take unpaid, job-protected leave for specified family and medical reasons.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Dec 06, 2022

Purchasing a house can be a challenging experience especially for first time home buyers. Questions around insurance are especially common during the mortgage application process because the terms “mortgage insurance” and “homeowners insurance” appear frequently in documents though rarely with accompanying definitions. It’s important for home buyers to understand the difference between these two insurance types because they differ in terms of who they cover as well as how and when they are paid.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Oct 26, 2022

EIG: What brought you to Eastern Insurance?

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Oct 13, 2022

Economic uncertainty continues to dog the global economy. The war in Ukraine has worsened an already fragmented supply chain while in the U.S., inflation is at a 40-year high with no clear sign of abating. Recession may be on the horizon—or, depending on who you ask, has already arrived. The simple fact is, most people are tightening their belts.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Sep 06, 2022

A life insurance payout can help your loved ones cope with final expenses, outstanding debt, and cover any lost income that you may have been providing. Recent retirees may be newly aware that your employer-provided life insurance policy expired when your employment ended—along with the benefits you had earmarked for loved ones. If you do wish to continue providing a death benefit for your beneficiaries, understanding your options for a separate life insurance policy will enable you to choose a plan that makes sense for you.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Aug 23, 2022

EIG What brought you to Eastern Insurance?