AmEx to roll out loyalty program Plenti on Monday

...can then be used for discounts at any participating vendor. Plenti points built up by buying gas or a Nationwide insurance policy, for example, could earn discounts on an electric bill from Direct Energy or milk from Rite Aid."It will really...

Small businesses hurt in Baltimore riots face recovery hurdles

...whether his policy would cover his losses. Although damage from civil unrest is covered under standard business insurance policies, many businesses lack adequate coverage.Insurance claims usually result in higher premiums, said Maryland Insurance...

Bailing out of trouble with bale of corrections

...assess the value of what was insured, and then we'll provide you with a new barn of similar worth."There was a pause, and then Susan replied, "If that's how it works, then I want to cancel the life insurance policy on my husband."

Ride-hailing platform Uber uncharted territory for Augusta

...being granted access to the platform, drivers must also present driver's licences and insurance policies. A $1 million blanket commercial insurance policy per incident covers drivers and their riders while in service, Black said.The ride-hailing...

A diplomacy defense shield

...repelling nearly any air force in the world?At the very least, the mobile missile-defense system is Iran's insurance policy if negotiations to finalize the framework agreement fail. And the chances of that happening increased exponentially...

Augusta Regional sees more revenue from private jets during Masters

...manufactured by the French company Dassault is one of the two most prestigious types of jets on the market. The airport's insurance policy will cover the damage.For the first year, Augusta Regional closed one of its two runways to increase the parking...

Autism bill looks stalled in Ga. House

...the panel how ABA therapy improved life for her daughter, Ava. At age 2, the girl did not talk.The Bullards' insurance policy did not cover ABA, but the family paid for her to get it. Now, Ava "is at the top of her class'' in a regular...

Care act unaffordable

...The central question before the nine justices concerns the legality of sending federal subsidies for health-insurance policies to states without health exchanges. At stake is the government's ability to "rewrite" the Affordable Care Act...

Book offers info on establishing family values

...they're younger so they develop good habits before finances get more complex with student loans, retirement plans and insurance policies in adulthood.Lieber also suggests distinguishing "wants" and "needs." If kids understand the difference...

Insurance scam warning issued

...scam involving unsolicited calls.Hudgens says scammers have been calling consumers offering the proceeds of life insurance policies for a fee.Hudgens says scammers have been asking victims to pay them via multiple pre-paid cards. Hudgens says...