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Mar 19, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Allstate Announces February Catastrophe Loss Estimate

 The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced estimated catastrophe losses for the month of February 2015 of $223 million, pre-tax...

Mar 16, 2015, 06:17 ET

Americans Take Advantage Of Lower Gas Prices And Tax Refunds To Pay-Off Debt, Cover Everyday Needs -- Finds Allstate/National Journal Poll

 Despite lower gas prices and reduced unemployment, most Americans are taking advantage of their savings at the pump to cover basic needs and...

Mar 09, 2015, 05:45 ET

Americans Strongly Favor Local Institutions for Solving Nation's Challenges Finds New Allstate/National Journal Heartland Monitor Poll

 As partisan gridlock plagues Washington, Americans are increasingly looking to state and local institutions for innovative approaches to...

Feb 24, 2015, 11:00 ET
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Allstate to Present at Raymond James 36th Annual Institutional Investors Conference

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL), the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer, announced that Steven E. Shebik, its chief...

Feb 23, 2015, 12:51 ET

It's the Most Dreaded Time of Year: Pothole Season

 Pothole season is officially underway, which means drivers are navigating roads filled with hazards. But a few tips from Allstate may help...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:15 ET
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Allstate Announces Preferred Stock Dividends

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today declared approximately $29.1 million in aggregate dividends on five series of preferred stock for the...

Feb 05, 2015, 15:02 ET
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Allstate to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Insurance Conference

 The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL), the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer, announced that Thomas J. Wilson, its chairman...

Feb 04, 2015, 16:05 ET
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Allstate Sustains Growth and Profitability

 The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2014. The financial highlights...

Jan 28, 2015, 10:52 ET
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Allstate Unveils Fastest Claims Payment in the Industry

 With just an email address or mobile phone number, consumers can now get an Allstate claim payment made directly to their bank account in a...

Jan 14, 2015, 10:12 ET
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Allstate to Discuss Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings With Investors

 The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) will conduct a conference call and webcast at 9 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on Thursday, February 5 to discuss...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:15 ET
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Allstate Announces New Leadership Structure to Enhance Customer-Focused Strategy

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced organizational and leadership changes to align with its customer-focused strategy, improve...

Dec 03, 2014, 12:01 ET

Allstate to Join Consortium Researching Benefits of Using Drones

In an effort to learn more about how unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly referred to as drones, can improve the property claims process, Allstate...

Nov 26, 2014, 09:52 ET
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Allstate Provides Another Way to Find Your Parked Car on Black Friday

 There could be a few less worries this holiday season as Black Friday shoppers use a new Parking Reminder tool in the Allstate Mobile app to...

Nov 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Allstate to Present at Goldman Sachs Financial Services Conference

 The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL), the nation's largest publicly held personal lines insurer, announced that Thomas J. Wilson, its...

Nov 20, 2014, 08:00 ET

One in Four Employed Americans Required to Work over the Holidays, Finds Allstate/National Journal Heartland Monitor Poll

Approximately one quarter of the American workforce will be required to work on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day or New Year's Day. Despite this,...

Nov 18, 2014, 11:43 ET
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Allstate Announces Dividends

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced a quarterly dividend of 28 cents on each outstanding share of the corporation's common stock,...

Nov 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

New Allstate/National Journal Heartland Monitor Poll Finds Narrow Majority of Americans See Work/Life Balance as Attainable

 Despite concerns about the direction of the country and the likelihood of compromise in Washington following the mid-term election, a...

Nov 03, 2014, 11:30 ET
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Chicago City Treasurer Stephanie D. Neely to Join Allstate as Vice President, Treasury

The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today announced that Chicago City Treasurer Stephanie D. Neely will join the company as its vice president,...

Oct 29, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Allstate Reports Broad-Based Growth and Strong Profitability

 The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) today reported financial results for the third quarter of 2014. The financial highlights were: The...

Oct 28, 2014, 07:05 ET
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Safety Tips for a Spooky Night

 Halloween is a night filled with candy, costumes, a bit of fear and a lot of fun, but it can also be a dangerous night if you don't take the...