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CEO Message
// September 2, 2021

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Last year, we learned a lot about ourselves and each other as we navigated isolating and difficult situations. This was especially true for breast cancer patients who rely on a support group of friends, family and doctors to help them make difficult decisions. We learned that through this tremendous adversity, we truly are stronger together….

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Services
// September 2, 2021

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At USLI, we pride ourselves on several things, service being one of the most prominent. Whether it is our rolling three-hour turnaround time for responding to submissions, phone quoting, traditional paper and email quoting, or web quoting, we want to give our customers options. With USLI-SNAP, our new intuitive web experience, you are now more…

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Professional
// September 2, 2021

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Technology has become not only the core of our work lives, but also our everyday lives. We rely on technology now more than ever. For those who are still working from home and living a more confined lifestyle, it’s been an adjustment. Over the past year and a half, we have relied on technology for…

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Commercial
// September 2, 2021

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The fitness industry has been significantly affected this past year. An increased focus on mental health, along with restrictions resulting in a more sedentary lifestyle, has forced gyms to reevaluate existing services in order to accommodate the needs of members. According to Bloomberg, 75% of consumers said they will return to pre-pandemic routines and the…

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Commercial
// September 2, 2021

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Businesses buy insurance to protect themselves from financial losses due to claims or suits arising out of negligence that causes bodily injury or property damage. Sometimes, these losses exceed the limits afforded on a primary commercial general liability policy, creating the need for excess and umbrella insurance. Some insurance purchasers may feel that an excess…

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Nonprofit
// September 2, 2021

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Support groups like Alcoholics/Narcotics Anonymous and men’s and women’s groups hold regular meetings necessary to the livelihood and recovery of millions of individuals, but these meetings, like many other events, were moved to a virtual platform during the pandemic. With a group like Alcoholics Anonymous having more than 1 million members in more than 61,000…

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Personal
// September 2, 2021

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People and industries all over the world are experiencing many changes and challenges as a result of COVID-19, and we’re likely to see this impact stretch through the remainder of this year and beyond. The domestic housing market in particular has shown us the extremes of supply and demand. As a result, fixer uppers have…

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DPSI
// September 2, 2021

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The commercial real estate market has had it woes over the past year and a half. Despite the uncertainty caused by the pandemic, mobile and manufactured home parks posted a 12% increase in property values since 2020 and are now a top-performing commercial real estate class. These parks have become a solution for quality and…

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Hospitality and Liquor
// September 2, 2021

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Hospitality can mean many things. The industry is comprised of four large segments: food and beverage, travel and tourism, lodging, and recreation. At USLI, our Hospitality and Liquor team focuses on the food and beverage sector. If you have a small to midsize business with a food and/or alcohol exposure, we have a product for…

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DPSI
// September 2, 2021

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The global specialty trade contractor market is anticipated to grow at a considerable rate between 2021 and 2025 according to market surveys and analysis. As the U.S. economy recovers from the pandemic and projects on hold since 2020 recommence, the need for specialty trade construction is expected to increase. Specialty trade contractors are construction industry…

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