Sophisticated Cars, Sophisticated Risks
Automobiles are more high tech than ever, but they also usher in new financial risks for their owners.
Home Security Cameras: ‘Gotcha Cams’ Deter or Detect Crimes, at a Cost
The market for “pinhole” video cameras is booming, but high-net-worth families should know the disconcerting legal consequences for their improper use.
Managing the Risks of HNW Clients’ Global Travels
When wealthy people take a trip abroad, their jewelry, designer clothing, artwork, nannies and even their automobiles travel along.
Multiple Homes, Multiple Nations, Multiple Risks
If your client owns a second home in Europe, make sure they get the right kind of coverage, using carriers with boots on the ground.
Managing the Unique Risks of Yacht Ownership
Yachting may be enjoyable to the owner, but beware fractional ownership, which can carry plenty of risk in addition to a family.
Managing the Risks While Renovating the House
Exposure for high-net-worth clients renovating their homes comes before, during and after the actual work. Risk #1: the general contractor.
Soaring Fine Art Values Demand More Frequent Appraisals
From an insurance standpoint, sharply rising art values (and fine jewelry, for that matter) call for more appraisals. A little diversification wouldn’t hurt, either.
How Workers’ Compensation Can Protect Clients’ Whole ‘Family’
Make sure your high-net-worth clients have workers' comp coverage for themselves and their domestic employees.
Teenage Drivers: Risks Are Larger Than They Appear
You know the traditional hazards, but there is another largely unknown financial risk of particular import to high-net-worth families.
Liability Can Turn Off-Campus Living Into a High-Rent District
A four-year college degree is a costly investment, but the potential costs could grow exponentially once your child moves to off-campus housing.