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The Massachusetts Division of Insurance has finally approved the 2016 Massachusetts Automobile Policy forms

As recently announced by the Automobile Insurers of Massachusetts (AIB), the Massachusetts Division of Insurance (DOI) has finally approved the 2016 Massachusetts Automobile Policy (MAP) forms. A significant number of changes from the 2008 policy are now in effect. The actual Policy form, as well as a detailed summary (memorandum) of changes are available at: […]

“Q&A” for the 55,000 Policyholders Affected By Long-Term Care Rate Increase

DOI Issues A “Q&A” For The 55,000 Policyholders Affected By Long-Term Care Rate Increase Approvals Of Up To 40%

Data Security

2015 was another banner year for the Hackers. Since this report only accounts for those events that were officially reported, who knows how many 1,000’s more actually took place. There were 3930 incidents reported during 2015 exposing 736 million records.  Four Hacking incidents alone exposed a combined 237.8 million records. Click here to read the […]

Attention Entrepreneurs!

Steve Aronson, agency President, on why our sponsorship of EO Boston has been so successful.  If you’re an entrepreneur, looking to grow your business, check out what EO Boston can do for you.  If you’re a successful individual or business owner, check out what Aronson Insurance can do help you protect what you’ve worked so hard […]

Tax Time Is Malware Time

Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the tax season to launch a variety of scams aimed at gathering your data. Cyberattack experts recently discovered a new phishing campaign that sends a fraudulent email disguised as a legitimate refund message from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The email’s subject line says “Payment for tax refund #00 [then […]

UBER/lyft Drivers- BEWARE!

Ride hailing services continue to grow.  General Motors recently invested $500 million in Lyft, and, today bought the remains of Sidecar.  While many people like the services provided, the insurance industry continues to struggle with coverage vs. no coverage.  The standard Massachusetts personal auto insurance policy does not provide ANY coverage while your car is […]

Angel Flight NE

On November 20th, we were proud to attend the annual Evening of Angels dinner and fundraiser of Angel Flight NE. Good friend and client Jamie Mitchel is one of the “angel” pilots who donates his time, energy and airplane so patients in need can get to the lifesaving medical care that they so desperately need. […]

Internet Explorer Users – Critical Update Needed

As of January 12, 2016 Microsoft will be doing away with patches that protect users from “drive-by” downloads and other browser vulnerabilities. Users must upgrade to a newer browser before the patches go away. Almost every month Internet Explorer continues to be one of the most likely targets of hackers and attackers. CLICK HERE to read […]

Another Proud Sponsor

Aronson Insurance is proud to be a sponsor of the Melanoma Foundation of New England’s 20th “Shades of Hope” event at the Four Seasons on November 20th. Thanks to friend and client, Dr. Lisa Cohen, for her strong leadership at MFNE. This year, “Shades of Hope” was emceed by WCVB’s award-winning Anchor and reporter Phil Lipof. […]

Restaurants and Retailers Beware : EMV Chip Credit Cards

Up until the introduction of the EMV chip cards on October 1, 2015, fraudulent transactions could be made from the black magnetic strip on the back of credit cards. Information stored on the magnetic strip never changes. Because of this, the credit card companies would be responsible for reimbursement of any fraudulent activity. Now, liability has been […]