Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 566,000 trucks and SUVs in two recalls for malfunctioning fuel heaters that can cause fires and a software glitch can disable the electronic stability control…
Ford Motor is recalling 204,448 2007 & 2008 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX crossovers in in the U.S. and Canada to deal with corrosion that could lead to a gas leak.
Full Article from USAToday: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2014/10/29/ford-recall-fuel-tank/18111763/
Westar Energy is partnering with HomeServe USA to offer residential customers optional service plans offering protection against repairs to household electrical systems.
Direct to consumer Vehicle Service Contract marketer Toco Warranty Corporation has launched a new online care care portal to assist consumers with expert advice and support.
Purchase of Market Leading Mobile Device Insurance Provider in France
Atlanta, Oct. 27, 2014 –Assurant Solutions, a business segment of Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), has made a binding offer and has been granted exclusivity to acquire CWI Group, a market leading mobile insurance administrator in France, for approximately €56 million ($71 million), subject to certain conditions with a possible earnout payment based on future performance. The acquisition would strengthen Assurant Solutions’ market-leading capabilities in mobile device protection and expand its distribution into independent retailers and the financial services affinity market in Europe.
With GM issuing 75 recalls this year the automaker has now recalled 30,011,637 vehicles worldwide with 26,502,668 of the total in the US. For perspective, GM recently reported it sold 2,449,595 vehicles around the world in the third quarter of 2014.