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What is Social Engineering Email Fraud and How it Can Cost Your Business?

Practitioners of cyber-crime are always coming up with clever ways to steal money or valuable information. One of the newest, but relatively unsophisticated methods is done by only using an email, fax, letter or with a phone call.  This new cyber con is called Social Engineering Email Fraud. The way it works is an employee…
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2016 HR Hot Topics

Topic #1: Enhanced Wellness Programs 2015 was an eventful year in the world of human resources primarily due to all the complications caused by the reporting requirements of the Affordable Care Act. 2016 is shaping up to be an action-packed year for HR professionals. To help keep you ahead of the game I have identified…
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Preventing and Responding to Frozen Pipes

Did you know that every winter over a quarter million Americans will be affected by damage from frozen pipes? Water damage from frozen pipes accounts for 22% of all property damage claims and over the past decade has cost insurance companies over $4 billion according to the Institute for Business and Home Safety. How do…
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The Giving Tree

Associates at Diversified Insurance Solutions participated in Volunteer Milwaukee's Giving Tree Program for the 6th consecutive year. The program works by associates picking a "tag", which has some general information (male/female, age) and a few gift suggestions. The associate then goes out, buys the gift and places it under the tree. Once all the gifts…
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Keeping Sidewalks and Parking Lots Safe This Winter

Every winter thousands of people across the country are injured slipping and falling on snow and ice. Some of these injuries are unavoidable, but most are preventable if you follow proper protocol to keep your business’s walkways and parking lots as free from snow and ice as possible. Insurance companies across the country will attest…
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Recreational Drones & Insurance: Are you Covered?

Drones are one of the hottest Christmas gifts this year. The Consumer Technology Association estimates that there will be 700,000 drones sold in 2015, which represents a 64% increase from 2014. The size, sophistication and cost of recreational drones can vary dramatically from a $40 Protocol Neo-Drone Mini up to $3,000, 15- pound DJI T6000 with…
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Diversified Insurance Solutions Named one of the “Best Places to Work”

Diversified Insurance Solutions was recently named one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in the large (50-249 employees) category by the Milwaukee Business Journal. Winners were chosen based on having the best company culture and leadership along with the highest employee satisfaction. To learn more about Diversified's culture and why it makes them one…
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Cadillac Tax Moving Toward 2 Year Delay

House Approves Spending Package (Updated 12/18/2015 10:30 AM) The United States year-end budget passed the House, which contained a number of provisions one of which has one that will delay the implementation of the “Cadillac Tax” by 2 years or until 2020. The way the “Cadillac Tax” works is that companies whose health plans are…
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