Insurance

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NC lawmakers approve insurance mandate on moped owners
Moped owners could have a new item on their to-do lists in 2016 after getting their small-engine bikes registered with the state starting next month. Tue, 06/23/2015 - 4:39pm
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Brunswick County budget raises tax rate to keep revenue neutral
Brunswick County residents will see a property tax increase next year as the county sticks to a revenue neutral rate as property values drop. Tue, 06/16/2015 - 10:31am
Moped
NC Senate panel supports insurance mandate on mopeds
North Carolina lawmakers already have mandated mopeds get registered starting next month. Now they're getting closer to requiring liability insurance on the small-engine bikes next year. Thu, 06/11/2015 - 4:59pm
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Blue Cross wants 26 pct more for individual ACA policies
North Carolina's largest health insurer says it wants to raise rates by an average of almost 26 percent next year on broadly subsidized policies sold to individuals, nearly double this year's allowed increase. Mon, 06/01/2015 - 4:23pm
Hurricane Floyd caused massive flooding around North Carolina in 1999
NC House panel OKs debt option to pay catastrophic claims
The state-sanctioned property insurance program in North Carolina coastal counties could borrow to pay for extreme catastrophic losses from hurricanes in legislation making its way through the General Assembly. Thu, 05/07/2015 - 4:41pm
Wilmington City Council talks about new insurance plan
The Wilmington City Council met Tuesday night to talk about several things, including a possible new health insurance for City employees. Wed, 04/08/2015 - 2:56am
Topsail Beach leaders meet to discuss FEMA appeal
Topsail Beach town leaders met Wednesday night to talk about a push to appeal FEMA's recent flood rezoning. Thu, 02/12/2015 - 3:41am
Wilmington insurance agent charged with embezzlement
An investigation by state regulators landed a Wilmington insurance agent in jail. Mon, 02/02/2015 - 9:10pm
Home insurers appeal rejected rate increase
Insurance companies are not giving up on their quest to charge North Carolina homeowners more. Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:22pm
Insurance commissioner rejects industry request to raise homeowner’s rates
Homeowners in southeastern North Carolina should expect lower insurance rates starting next summer. It comes after North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin rejected the insurance industry's request to raise homeowner's insurance rates by an average of about 25 percent. Sat, 12/20/2014 - 4:51am