Friday, February 15, 2019

A World Without Insurance: How Insurance Powers The Economy

Have you ever wondered what the world would be like without insurance? We think it’s safe to say that life would be a lot different and probably a lot less exciting. And this is why the insurance industry is honored to play a vital role in building a stronger economy. Watch to learn how the more than 2.6 million people employed by the industry are helping to make our world safer, more prosperous, more innovative and more resilient--every day of the year.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Brownie Strawberry Chocolate Cheesecake

This Strawberry Chocolate Cheesecake is one of the easiest desserts you can prepare for your loved ones… brownie at the bottom topped with fresh strawberries covered in a smooth silky chocolate cream cheese filling and decorated with chocolate brush strokes and fresh strawberries.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Valentine's Day Cookies

These Valentines Day heart cookies come out of the oven fully decorated! All the color and wow factor without the need to mix up batches of royal icing! I made them with some pink sanding sugar rolled into the pink stripes for an extra sparkly pop but they look just as nice plain. I think these heart cookies would be a great project for younger chefs too! The laminating looks really professional but it’s actually fun to do and the sanding sugar adds even more appeal.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Informed Citizen: Renters Insurance

Justin explains the importance of renters insurance and how it can save you lots of money and headache.

Sunday, February 3, 2019

Get Ready For IBS 2019

Get ready for IBS 2019! Check out this video with tons of helpful information to help you prepare for the show and navigate your way around the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Insurance Commissioner Releases Updated Insured Loss Figures For November 2018 wildfires

California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara announces updated insured loss data from the Camp and Woolsey fires. The Camp fire eclipsed the Tubbs fire of 2017 as the most destructive and deadly wildfire to hit California, leaving 89 people dead and thousands homeless.

Friday, January 25, 2019

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Starting A Business : How To Get Insurance For A Business

Getting insurance for a business is a great way to protect the entire company. Insure a business with tips from a successful business owner in this free video on business tips.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The i's on Insurance: [Not So Risky] Business

Being an entrepreneur makes you the boss! But along with getting to choose your own hours, location, and business plan, it also means that you're responsible for a lot of other things, like commercial business insurance. There's a lot more to business insurance than getting the lowest business insurance quotes. It means understanding your business's unique needs and the potential hazards that can threaten its success.

"The I's on Insurance: [Not So Risky] Business" instructs you on the ins and outs of small business insurance—including coverage for business disruption, theft/loss, and business liability insurance. Why not spend a couple of minutes learning about the different types of business insurance to make it easier to have a productive discussion with your business insurance agent or broker.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Insurance 101: Business Insurance for Startups

What types of insurance should a startup company have? What value does an insurance broker provide that I can’t figure out for myself? What are the ‘new’ coverage's that a technology startup should consider? Do I need to cover my board of directors? Answers to these questions along with a broad overview of business insurance were presented.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Insurance For The Small Business Owner

From the Insurance Information Institute A Business Owner Policy, or BOP, may be what you need as a small business owner. A BOP covers your business for property and liability and helps keep your assets safe.

Monday, January 7, 2019

CSLB Quarterly Board Meeting (12-13-18)

The quarterly meeting of the California Contractors State License Board, taking place on December 13, 2018, in South San Francisco.

Friday, January 4, 2019

The i's on Insurance: The Claim Game: Auto

Filing an auto insurance claim is never fun. But with these simple steps from the Insurance Information Institute (, you can save yourself a lot of time and trouble.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

The i's on Insurance: Life Insurance

Life insurance is a vital part of your family’s financial stability and well-being. But if you’re like most people, you probably have questions about what types and amounts of life insurance are best for your needs. Spend a few moments to see why planning for your family’s future isn’t just about money; it’s about life.