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Oct 22, 2019, 10:01 ET ARAG Canada Appoints Senior Advisor

ARAG Services Corporation, the Toronto-based subsidiary of the ARAG Group, has appointed Barbara Haynes as Senior Advisor. Barbara will support the...


Jun 08, 2017, 13:22 ET ARAG's Jean Clauson Named President of Group Legal Services Association

The Group Legal Services Association (GLSA), a nonprofit corporation dedicated to advancing access to quality legal services through legal services...


Oct 17, 2016, 11:26 ET 4 Questions to Ask When Enrolling in Benefits

With year-end fast approaching, it's time for most employees across the country to participate in open enrollment and select benefits for the...


Apr 07, 2016, 10:38 ET ARAG Launches Legal Insurance Products for Consumers

ARAG®, a leader in legal insurance, announced today it has launched new consumer-direct legal insurance products in the United States. Previously...


Feb 16, 2016, 11:29 ET Nicolle Schippers Promoted to ARAG Associate General Counsel and Legal Industry Advocate

ARAG®, a leading provider of legal insurance, announced today that Nicolle Schippers has been promoted from Corporate Counsel to Associate General...


Jan 14, 2016, 05:02 ET Patrick Cleary Joins ARAG, a Leader in Legal Insurance

ARAG®, a leader in legal insurance, recently named Patrick Cleary the Managing Director of Sales for the Midwest region of the United States. Cleary...


Sep 30, 2015, 02:37 ET ARAG Reports: New Identity Theft Data Shows Risk is Unchanged, More People Opting for Prevention

ARAG, a leader in legal insurance, reports in 2014, 85 percent of people took steps to prevent identity theft. Checking credit reports, shredding...


Jun 08, 2015, 03:25 ET ARAG's Nicolle Schippers to Join Association of Corporate Counsel Board of Directors

ARAG®, a leading provider of legal insurance, announced today that ARAG Corporate Counsel Nicolle Schippers was invited to become a member of the...


May 12, 2015, 10:00 ET ARAG Named a Top 100 Call Center for Fifth Consecutive Year

ARAG®, a leader in legal insurance, announced today it has been named a Top 100 Call Center by BenchmarkPortal. This is the fifth consecutive year...


May 04, 2015, 10:18 ET ARAG Promotes Affordable Legal Access By Leading Group Legal Services Association

ARAG®, a leading provider of legal insurance, announced today that ARAG Corporate Counsel Nicolle Schippers was elected president of the Group Legal...


Apr 28, 2015, 09:00 ET Governor Terry Branstad Proclaims May 1 Law Day in Iowa

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has formally proclaimed May 1 Law Day in Iowa. Branstad issued the proclamation at the request of ARAG®, a leading...


Apr 14, 2015, 09:00 ET ARAG Celebrates National Donate Life Month by Offering Free Estate Planning Guidebook

April is National Donate Life Month. If you've made a decision to donate your organs at death – or if you feel strongly about not donating – now is a ...


Apr 02, 2015, 09:00 ET Today is National Employee Benefits Day: ARAG asks employees, "What benefits are you missing out on?"

If you're a full-time employee, your benefits likely contribute an additional one-third to your total compensation, according to new research from...


Mar 10, 2015, 10:13 ET Spring Break 101: Know Your Rights When You Fly

When volatile spring weather grounds a plane, it creates a domino effect of cancelled flights across the country. Add in that nearly 2 million people ...


Mar 03, 2015, 12:46 ET ARAG Offers Three Ways to Protect Your Tax Refund

Recently, TurboTax temporarily suspended e-filing for state tax returns due to an increase in fraudulent filings. Although the company's...


Feb 26, 2015, 01:50 ET Are You Ready to Go?! ARAG Offers Five Spring Break To-Dos

Are you ready for spring break? Maybe it's that vacation of your dreams or the fun family getaway you take each year. Wherever you're headed, include ...


Feb 09, 2015, 12:26 ET Looking for Valentine's Day Romance Online? ARAG Offers Four Tips to Stay Safe

If the prospect of Valentine's Day has you looking for love online, you're not alone. According to Match.com, the dating site typically sees a 25 to...


Jan 19, 2015, 08:00 ET Three Easy Legal To-Dos in 2015 from ARAG

By now, many of us have already broken those resolutions we excitedly announced when we ushered in 2015, and the rest of us have realized how...


Dec 17, 2014, 10:00 ET ARAG Offers Ten Tips on How to Be a Savvy Consumer

Whether you're spreading holiday cheer far and wide or making a concerted effort to celebrate simply, you may end up with fewer returns – and regrets ...


Dec 15, 2014, 10:00 ET Brad Granger Joins ARAG, a Leader in Legal Insurance

ARAG®, a leader in legal insurance, recently named Brad Granger the Managing Director of Sales for the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States....


Dec 15, 2014, 10:00 ET Mark Parabicoli Joins ARAG as Managing Director for Exchanges

ARAG®, a leader in legal insurance, recently named Mark Parabicoli the Managing Director for Exchanges. Parabicoli will partner with insurance...


Nov 24, 2014, 02:45 ET ARAG Offers Five Tips to Stay Safe on Black Friday

Whether you're an avid holiday shopper who spends weeks creating an action plan, or the type who reluctantly does everything just under the wire,...


Nov 18, 2014, 12:13 ET ARAG Offers an Easier Way to Have Big Conversations

Thanksgiving is almost here and the spotlight is on food, football and Black Friday. The long weekend with family, however, can also be a good time...


Oct 30, 2014, 10:00 ET ARAG Reports Your Rights - and the Risks - of Texting While Driving

Over 90 percent of adult Americans have a cell phone1 and on average, replace it every 18 months.2 As quickly as technology changes, regulations...


Oct 23, 2014, 10:00 ET How to Make a Real Plan for Virtual Property, from ARAG

Unlike Vegas, what happens online goes Everywhere. Fast. And stays there forever. The permanence of our online lives poses a few, often-unconsidered, ...