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Sep 07, 2017, 13:15 ET Seven Tips for First-Time Life Insurance Buyers

If you recently got married, are expecting or just had your first child, or purchased a new home, you may be thinking about buying life insurance....


Aug 10, 2017, 13:00 ET Erie Insurance Appoints Shine to Senior Leadership Role

Erie Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of Sarah Shine as senior vice president, Commercial Products. Shine joined ERIE in 2000 as an...


Jun 07, 2017, 08:05 ET Six Questions to Ask Your Insurance Agent

When your life changes your insurance often needs to change, too. Yet it's not always clear what kind of insurance protection fits you, your family...


May 04, 2017, 12:05 ET Erie Insurance appoints Cook to senior leadership role

Erie Insurance is pleased to announce the appointment of Cody Cook as senior vice president, Personal Products. Cook started with ERIE in 2003 in...


Mar 27, 2017, 10:56 ET National survey from Erie Insurance finds majority think self-driving cars will eliminate distracted driving

A recent national survey commissioned by Erie Insurance, and conducted online by Harris Poll among nearly 3,000 licensed U.S. drivers, finds almost...


Jan 09, 2017, 12:45 ET Erie Insurance Announces Senior Leadership Changes

Timothy G. NeCastro, president and CEO, Erie Insurance, together with his executive leadership team, announce operational and senior leadership...


Jan 04, 2017, 11:45 ET Erie Insurance Says Throw Out Your Christmas Tree, Now!

Following up on its public service announcement video demonstrating the fire danger posed by real Christmas trees, Erie Insurance is now urging...


Dec 07, 2016, 16:05 ET Erie Indemnity Approves Management Fee Rate and Dividend Increase, Declares Quarterly Dividend

At its regular meeting held Dec. 6, 2016, the Board of Directors of Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ: ERIE) set the management fee rate charged to...


Dec 06, 2016, 08:39 ET Erie Insurance earns perfect score on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

For the second year in a row, Erie Insurance has received a perfect score of 100 on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmark on...


Nov 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Erie Insurance announces new building construction

Executives of Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ: ERIE) today announced the construction of a new office building on the Erie Insurance Home Office...


Oct 21, 2016, 12:00 ET Erie Insurance names new executive leadership

In June 2016 Timothy G. NeCastro was named the next CEO of Erie Insurance (NASDAQ: ERIE). Today, the company is pleased to announce the following...


Jul 28, 2016, 16:02 ET NeCastro takes on CEO role at Erie Insurance

 Erie Insurance President & Chief Executive Officer Terrence W. Cavanaugh announced today that he will step down as CEO effective Monday,...


Jun 27, 2016, 08:05 ET Erie Insurance introduces new coverage to protect small businesses against cloud computing risks

More and more small and mid-sized businesses are using cloud computing, with the percentage expected to more than double from 37 percent today to...


Jun 20, 2016, 13:00 ET Erie Insurance again ranked highest in Mid-Atlantic on J.D. Power's 2016 U.S. Auto Insurance Study

 For the second year in a row, Erie Insurance has received the highest customer satisfaction ranking for the Mid-Atlantic region on J.D....


Jun 13, 2016, 10:42 ET With insurance industry talent crisis looming, Erie Insurance launches Google Glass program to improve efficiency

 Experts say retiring baby boomers will leave the insurance industry with 400,000 open positions to fill by 2020. According to the insurance...


Jun 01, 2016, 09:01 ET Erie Insurance Names Timothy G. NeCastro President and CEO-Designate

 The Board of Directors of Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ: ERIE), the managing company for Erie Insurance, has named Timothy G. NeCastro its...


Apr 26, 2016, 08:05 ET Fix It or Risk It? Erie Insurance survey finds 60 percent of homeowners financially unprepared for both routine and unexpected home maintenance costs

 Experts including those at HouseLogic say homeowners ideally should set aside one to three percent of the purchase price of their homes each...


Mar 22, 2016, 08:03 ET Erie Insurance analysis reveals drivers are "double distracted" -- snapping scenic pics and posting to social media -- all #whiledriving

People aren't just multi-tasking at work and home; a new analysis shows they're also doing double duty while driving. Erie Insurance analyzed...


Nov 23, 2015, 08:05 ET Erie Insurance earns perfect score on 2016 Corporate Equality Index

 Erie Insurance has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2016 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmark on corporate policies...


Oct 12, 2015, 15:00 ET Erie Insurance analysis finds half as many teens dying in car crashes compared to a few years ago but rate still alarmingly high

An Erie Insurance analysis of teen driving data finds the number of teens killed in car crashes has dropped dramatically over the past several...


Oct 01, 2015, 09:44 ET It's a bird! It's a plane! It's…an insurance drone?

 In what could be the first step toward changing how insurance claims are handled in the future, Erie Insurance has moved from testing to...


Aug 31, 2015, 13:00 ET Erie Insurance ranked highest on J.D. Power's Small Business Commercial Insurance Study three years in a row

 For the third year in a row, Erie Insurance received top honors on the J.D. Power Small Business Commercial Insurance Study, which evaluates...


Jan 14, 2015, 13:00 ET Erie Insurance opens state-of-the-art training center

Going to class just got a whole lot cooler. Executives at Erie Insurance (NASDAQ: ERIE) cut the ribbon today on the company's new state-of-the-art...


Nov 18, 2014, 07:05 ET Erie Insurance offers unique, new ridesharing coverage for drivers

Erie Insurance has launched what it believes to be a first-of-its-kind coverage to protect drivers who use ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft....


Oct 20, 2014, 05:05 ET Erie Insurance now offers car, home and life insurance in Kentucky

 Kentuckians now have a new choice for car, home and life insurance—Erie Insurance, the Fortune 500 company ranked  "Highest in...