Insurance http://wfae.org en Auto Insurance Bill To Reform Industry Fails House http://wfae.org/post/auto-insurance-bill-reform-industry-fails-house <p></p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 13:31:53 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 25425 at http://wfae.org Auto Insurance Bill To Reform Industry Fails House MetLife To Bring 2,600 Jobs To Charlotte And Cary http://wfae.org/post/metlife-bring-2600-jobs-charlotte-and-cary <p>In what’s billed as the biggest jobs announcement in state history, Gov. Pat McCrory Thursday announced the arrival of 2,600 jobs with insurance giant MetLife, with half coming to Charlotte.</p><p>MetLife, America’s largest life insurer, would add jobs in Cary and Charlotte. MetLife, America’s largest life insurer, would add jobs in Charlotte and Cary by the end of 2015 in what will be a $125.5 million investment.</p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 18:09:39 +0000 Jim Morrill/The Charlotte Observer 22800 at http://wfae.org Hail Breaks Loose In Name Of Insurance Research http://wfae.org/post/hail-breaks-loose-name-insurance-research <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hail causes about $1 billion in damage to U.S. property and crops each year. Insurers would like to minimize those losses. That's where the <a href="http://www.disastersafety.org/" target="_blank">Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety</a> comes in. On Wednesday morning, the Institute created a full-scale hailstorm inside its laboratory in </span>Richburg<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, South Carolina – about an hour from Charlotte. </span>WFAE's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Julie Rose sent this report: &nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:37:09 +0000 Julie Rose 21799 at http://wfae.org Hail Breaks Loose In Name Of Insurance Research