Storm season officially begins on June 1 and ends November 30 (although there are discussions about bumping up the start date to May 15 in future years). These dates historically describe the period each year when most tropical cyclones form in the Atlantic basin and is adopted by convention. However, the formation of tropical cyclones is possible at any time of[...]
I have spent most of my career working in a remote setting, so it was an adjustment five years ago when I joined Lighthouse and needed to go into an office every day. At the time, Lighthouse had limited experience with remote employment and, like many businesses today that have been forced into remote alternatives, had concerns about drops in productivity, loss of[...]
The names are in! With the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season starting June 1st and running until the end of November, it’s almost certain we will come across at least one named storm. A storm will be named when it reaches the tropical storm stage of development with winds blowing at a minimum of 39 mph.
Today excellent customer service seems to be elusive with overseas representatives, language barriers and not understanding the simplest of problems. One of the worst customer service experiences I’ve had was when I switched my cable company. I was a long-term customer for over 20 years, but recent changes caused problems with the service and made it more[...]
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LIGHTHOUSE EXCALIBUR INSURANCE COMPANY LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
SLIDELL, LA. (Nov. 1, 2019) - Lighthouse Excalibur Insurance Company is proud to share the launch of its new website for Louisiana agents and homeowners. The website features product offerings and resources, plus options for insureds to request a quote from local agents.
When you suffer damage to your home, your priority should be to ensure your and your family’s safety. After you’ve done this, your next step should entail contacting your insurance provider to report any loss or damage. At this time, your provider will begin the claims process by filing a claim and providing you with the claim number. During this initial[...]
Insurance companies manage their risk in many ways. Risk Management can be accomplished by targeting certain regions or types of product offerings, introducing more conservative underwriting guidelines or individual risk evaluation, and by having others share in the risk for a fee. This risk/reward metric is used to stabilize growth, smooth financial results and[...]