Insurance

What is Risk?

Risk

[risk]

noun

1.

Risk is the likelihood that an insured event occurs, that is, an event in which the insurance company is likely to pay out a Claim. Insurance companies use Risk when determining whether to insure a home, car, or individual, and when setting Premiums. People with lower Risk generally pay lower rates, and people with higher Risk generally pay higher rates.

Have A Question About This Topic?

Thank you! Oops!
 

Related Content

Trends in Charitable Giving

Trends in Charitable Giving

Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.

Think Flood Safety this Spring

Think Flood Safety this Spring

Floods are among the most frequent and costly natural disasters, especially in the Spring. Last year alone, excessive rainfall brought flooding to many locations, making it the deadliest for flooding since 2017.

Medicare Advantage 101

Medicare Advantage 101

Overview of Medicare Advantage, what’s in them, special rules, and more.