Updated January 30 at 7:30pm
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In Rhode Island, car insurance premiums rise by an average of 35 percent after a single claim, which puts the Ocean State 22nd in the country for its increase, according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report. more
The Beacon Mutual Insurance Co. said Thursday that it will distribute a $2 million dividend payment among its 12,100 policyholders. more
More than 300 of the Ocean State’s business leaders joined the nine honorees at Providence Business News’ 14th annual Business Excellence Awards celebration on Wednesday, Nov.12 at the Providence Marriott. more
The 2015 unemployment insurance taxable wage base will be $21,200 for most employers in Rhode Island, according to the R.I. Department of Labor and Training. more
HealthSource RI, the state’s health benefits exchange, announced that more health insurance plans will be offered on the exchange next year, and that rate sheets are available that will allow consumers and small employers to compare plans. more
Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc., has launched a health care platform designed to help business owners choose benefits plans, support record keeping and provide data integration, the company said in a release Oct. 27. more
The Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council elected council officers, directors and trustees at its 71st annual meeting on Monday at the R.I. Convention Center. more
Rhode Island homeowners pay 8 percent more for homeowner’s insurance after making a claim, according to a new insuranceQuotes.com report, a figure that is below the national average of 9 percent. more
Amica Insurance received the highest score among homeowner insurers in J.D. Power’s 2014 U.S. Household Insurance Study released last week, marking the 13th year in a row that Amica has ranked highest in customer satisfaction. more
WalletHub, the personal finance social network, released a study looking at the rates at which S&P 100 companies are taxed at the state, federal and international levels. more