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February 5, 2018
ACA Cadillac Tax - Florida Employee Benefits

ACA Cadillac Tax Delayed to 2022

The short-term spending bill that ended the government shut down on January 22nd included a small provision that delayed the so-called “Affordable Care Act (ACA) Cadillac […]
January 22, 2018
Florida Flood Insurance

Florida Faces Greater Flood Risk Than All Other States

Florida faces more risk of flooding than any other state. This was the finding of a report funded by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and […]
January 15, 2018
Florida Property Insurance - Florida Personal Insurance

Safeguarding Your Valuable Holiday Gifts

If you happened to be fortunate enough to receive some expensive holiday gifts, especially jewelry, art, or smart toys, extra precaution should be taken to safeguard […]
January 8, 2018
Florida Human Resources, Recruiting and Retaining

6 Benefits of Intern Programs in Today’s Workplace

Internships have become essential in today’s economy. According to a survey administered by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE): 7% of interns are offered […]
January 2, 2018
Florida Business Innovation - Cyber Liability Insurance

Are Brainwaves the Passwords of the Future?

It’s a new year, a good time to ponder new and emerging technologies that could impact our future. Are brainwaves the passwords of the future? Reports […]
December 26, 2017
Florida Personal Insurance

5 Smart Ways to Secure Jewelry from Home Theft

Just in case you received a shiny new piece of valuable jewelry for the holidays, or were fortunate enough to already have some, you may wish […]
December 18, 2017
Florida Cyber Liability Insurance

New Cyber Security Risks Expected to Appear in 2018

A new report by security firm McAfee says cyber attackers will develop new strategies in 2018. After a year of devastating cyber breaches and attacks, online […]
December 4, 2017
Florida Personal Insurance - Florida Home Insurance

Are All Those New High-Tech Holiday Gifts Covered?

It’s the season for giving – and also for getting. Most of us tend to add to our accumulation of tangible assets during the holiday season. […]
November 20, 2017
Lanier Upshaw Forida Boat Insurance, Florida Personal Insurance

Inside the Impressive World of Superyachts

A superyacht is a luxury sailing or motor water craft. In order to be classified as a superyacht, the yacht must be 79 feet in length […]
November 13, 2017
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Could Driverless Cars Increase Florida Traffic?

In the mind of many experts, autonomous vehicles are inevitable. There is widespread interest in self-driving cars, thanks to Google, a pioneer in the self-driving car […]
December 26, 2017
Florida Personal Insurance

5 Smart Ways to Secure Jewelry from Home Theft

Just in case you received a shiny new piece of valuable jewelry for the holidays, or were fortunate enough to already have some, you may wish […]
December 18, 2017
Florida Cyber Liability Insurance

New Cyber Security Risks Expected to Appear in 2018

A new report by security firm McAfee says cyber attackers will develop new strategies in 2018. After a year of devastating cyber breaches and attacks, online […]
December 11, 2017
Lanier Upshaw Toy Drive Donations

Lanier Upshaw Casual Fridays Get Formal with Employee Toy Drive Donations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Every Friday, Lanier Upshaw employees are invited to get casual and wear jeans to work in exchange for a $5 contribution to the […]
December 4, 2017
Florida Personal Insurance - Florida Home Insurance

Are All Those New High-Tech Holiday Gifts Covered?

It’s the season for giving – and also for getting. Most of us tend to add to our accumulation of tangible assets during the holiday season. […]
November 20, 2017
Lanier Upshaw Forida Boat Insurance, Florida Personal Insurance

Inside the Impressive World of Superyachts

A superyacht is a luxury sailing or motor water craft. In order to be classified as a superyacht, the yacht must be 79 feet in length […]
November 13, 2017
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Could Driverless Cars Increase Florida Traffic?

In the mind of many experts, autonomous vehicles are inevitable. There is widespread interest in self-driving cars, thanks to Google, a pioneer in the self-driving car […]
November 6, 2017
Florida Cyber Liability Insurance

Types of Coverages Included in Cyber Liability Insurance

Data security experts agree that no matter the size or scale of your business, a data breach is inevitable. In fact, it’s possible that your data […]
November 1, 2017
Florida cyber liability insurance

10 Equifax Hangover Remedies

There is no magic cure for the Equifax data breach hangover that 145 million of us (actually all of us) are all feeling, but there are […]
October 23, 2017

Florida Home Burglary Prevention Tips

Home burglary is a serious concern for all of us. According to the Bureau of Justice, there are 84.4 home burglaries or theft per 1,000 homes […]
October 17, 2017
Florida Business Innovation - Florida Business Insurance

How Will Tiny Digital Sensors Impact The Future of Business

Digital sensors as small as a grain of sand or dust are now being designed and perfected, signaling the introduction of miniaturized sensors into every aspect […]