Most non-life insurance policies−be it health, personal accident, auto or home−are contracts renewable yearly. Barring a few two- and three-year covers introduced by non-life insurers, most policy holders receive yearly renewal notices for the payment of their premiums to retain their insurance covers. With the advent of technology, it has become a hassle-free act in most cases. All you need to do is to read the text message from your insurer, click on the link given in it, tick the accept term and conditions box and make the payment online. Within a minute or two, the policy document hits your email inbox.Review your renewal notice It is a sacrosanct document, most experts say. It is the base of the contract you are entering into. Do check your name and other details. Check what you are insuring. For example, if you are renewing a personal accident insurance cover, do check the coverage offered for each event−accidental death, total permanent disability and … [Read more...] about Five factors to review before renewing your insurance policy
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Vaidyanathan RamaniBuying a health insurance cover to protect your family from unseen health care expenses is quite a responsible step taken in the right direction. But you must know that to keep the insurance cover valid, you also need to renew it annually. Health insurance cover offers adequate coverage for all possible medical expenses incurred by the policyholder during the policy tenure. Depending on the type of your health insurance policy, you can claim for different medical expenses that can include hospitalisation costs, day-care procedures, surgeries, pre and post-hospitalisation costs, etc. Within your health insurance cover, you may also add different riders and add-ons to make the policy more comprehensive.Renewal of Health Insurance CoverClose Like every other insurance policy, health insurance too needs to be renewed annually to enjoy uninterrupted coverage. You may choose to buy or renew a policy online either through the insurer’s website or from any of the … [Read more...] about 3 important things to keep in mind while renewing your health insurance
Global travel technology company Amadeus on Friday said it had renewed its partnership with Vistara and will continue to handle ticket distribution services for the airline across the world. Amadeus, Sabre and TravelPort are the three major global distribution service (GDS) systems in India and globally. They enable transactions between airlines, hotels, travel agencies and the like."Vistara has also renewed and strengthened its distribution agreement with Amadeus ensuring worldwide distribution of a full range of the airline's content and fares to Amadeus-connected travel sellers," Amadeus said in its press release.Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for wealth creation including actionable investment ideas, independent research and insights & analysis For more information, check out the Moneycontrol website or … [Read more...] about Vistara renews partnership with Amadeus regarding ticket distribution services
advertisement advertisement Politicians seem to have temporary set aside the debate about improving our schools, but you can bet that when the issue rises again, one solution will be raised, over and over: Improving student/teacher ratios–that is, hiring more teachers. But is it really a silver bullet for increasing results? What sort of results can we expect? The graph above offers a few clues–but unraveling them takes a bit of explanation. The crucial point being: Adding teachers might improve student performance relative to past results, but it’s a weak lever for effecting aggregate improvements. So, let’s dig into the graph. Each of the lines–colored in blue or green–represents data from a single state. To the left is that state’s student/teacher ratio; to the right is that state’s average SAT score. The graph looks sort of confusing at first, but it actually does a pretty good job at showing that student/teacher ratios and … [Read more...] about Infographic of the Day: Does Adding Teachers Improve Education?
Buying health insurance is an essential item in a personal finance to-do list. If you have already bought one then you are supposed to renew it every year. Over a period of time, the quantum of health insurance required goes up, and so does the premium payable. Rising health insurance premium rates further inflate the bill. That makes many look for larger cover at relatively less price. Some end up buying super top-up policies. Of late, many insurance companies are offering restoration benefit that makes many believe that their existing covers are enough to take care of large hospitalisation expenses.Insurance industry officials tell us that these days some first time insurance-buyers typically want to buy policies with restoration benefit and want to settle for a sum-assured they otherwise would have thought inadequate. At the time of renewal, these insurance buyers may end up opting for the renewal of their base health insurance plan and not renew their super top-up insurance plan as … [Read more...] about Restoration benefit: Should you dump your super top-up policies?