Admitted vs. Non-Admitted Carrier: What’s the Difference?


There is one primary difference between an admitted carrier and a non-admitted insurer: an admitted carrier is approved by the state’s insurance department, whereas a non-admitted carrier is not approved and, therefore, does not have state backing.  What is an Admitted Insurance Carrier?  According to the state’s insurance department,  admitted insurance carriers will contribute to […]

Twitch’s data breach: what to do now, how to reset your password 

As Twitch is still undergoing its investigation, you can take immediate steps to ensure that your data is protected. Here are some steps you can take.    Last week,  Twitch confirmed that 125GB of data was stolen, including creator earnings over the previous few years, source code, and more. According to Twitch, the breach was caused […]

The Right Way to Do Cybersecurity Insurance

March 16, 2020 Corporation’s cyber risk is growing larger every day. While more and more companies are allocating additional resources and capital to mitigating cyber threats, they’re discovering along the way that they don’t know the size of their own risk. Sizing your exposure to cyber risk, independent of any single threat, can be a daunting […]

Manage Ransomware Risk with Specialized Insurance

March 30, 2020 There’s no doubt that, lately, it’s been hard for existing cyber insurance markets to keep up with the evolving nature of outside threats. Most notable of these: Ransomware which is causing insurers to reevaluate their coverage positions. The future of cybersecurity insurance depends on a more informed approach to this risk. Existing […]

The Definitive Guide to Ransomware

April 14, 2020 Ransomware – a growing concern for many businesses and individuals–is a form of malware that infects your network or devices and holds your information for ransom. If you’re just learning about ransomware and you don’t know where to start, we’ve compiled this guide with the aim to get you quickly up-to-speed. This […]