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Petite Sirah - The English Form of Petite Syrah

Petite Sirah comes from the Durif grapes grown primarily in California and Australia. Smaller quantities are grown in Israel, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Chile. Although the grape was originally ..
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Mourvedre - The Slow Ripening Grape

Originating in Spain, Mourvedre wine comes from a grape that requires a hot climate. It ripens late in the season, which is why it is perfect for areas that are prone to frost late in the spring. It ..
(December 10, 2008)
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The Little Known Gamay Wine

Unless you are a connoisseur of French wines, you may not be familiar with Gamay wine. It is also known as Beaujolais wine because it is mainly grown in the Beaujolais region of Burgundy. Outside of ..
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How to Reduce Your Costs of Home Owner Insurance

Home owner insurance policies are annual costs that all homeowners incur in having the protection they need for their homes and personal belongings. Although you pay the annual premium, you always do .
(December 07, 2008)
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What is Involved in Getting Homeowner Insurance Quotes?

Even if you request several homeowners insurance quotes from different providers you need to have an understanding of how to read the quotes to be able to determine which one is the most affordable. .
(December 07, 2008)
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What Does Term Life Insurance Entail?

A simple definition will answer the question “what is term life insurance?" This is insurance that you take out on your life for a certain period of time. If you die during that term then the ..
(December 08, 2008)
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What is the Best Life Insurance to Have?

There is no one life insurance policy that fits every individual, so trying to answer the question of the best life insurance is a difficult one. Many people think in terms of getting the most ..
(December 08, 2008)
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Get an Instant Homeowners Insurance Quote Online

The list of items that you can purchase from online retailers is quite extensive and includes home insurance. When you visit the sites of home insurance providers you can get an instant homeowners ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Get the Coverage You Need With Cheap Homeowners Insurance

The price you pay to purchase a home insurance policy depends on the amount of coverage you want to have on your home. You do need to make sure that you have enough coverage so that the insurance ..
(December 15, 2008)
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5 Star Around the World Cruise Packages Are All-Inclusive

Pay only one price when you choose one of the many 5 star around the world cruise packages and unpack your luggage only once. The ships on which you travel on these cruises are luxurious - you will ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Bring the Kids on an Upscale Around the World Cruise!

An upscale around the world cruise is not just for adults to enjoy. There are several cruise lines that do provide activities for children and whether or not this is so, you are free to bring the ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Metropolitan Life Insurance's War Efforts

Parkchester was cited by housing experts and by all interested in public welfare as an important civic contribution. It is the largest housing project ever undertaken either by private or public ..
(November 12, 2008)
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Industrial Life Insurance

After the war it became clear that life insurance service to the wage earners of the United States and Canada was the central theme of Metropolitan history. It determined the character of the ..
(November 12, 2008)
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The Introduction of the Prudential of London

It is a matter of record that both President Dryden of the Prudential and President Knapp of the Metropolitan were close students of the Prudential of London. Both went to London and witnessed the ..
(November 12, 2008)
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The Servicemen's Indemnity and Insurance Acts

The Servicemen's Indemnity and Insurance Acts of 1951 provide for the payment of an indemnity of $10,000 in the event of the death of a person in active service with the Armed Forces and also amended .
(November 18, 2008)
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State Insurance Carriers

State insurance carriers offer hail insurance, life insurance, workmen's compensation insurance, unemployment insurance, disability insurance, second-injury funds, and Torrens title insurance. Of ..
(November 18, 2008)
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The Mutuals Rebuttal

Mutual insurance companies, of course, do not accept any of the charges made against them. They are quick to point out that the oldest insurance company in America today is a mutual carrier founded ..
(November 19, 2008)
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Insurance the "American" Way

Whether or not a given type of carrier is doing business in the American way depends upon the definition of the term “American way. " No one definition of the term would be generally accepted. ..
(November 19, 2008)
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Why Look For Luxury World Cruise Packages

When you have several months to spend cruising the world, you need to look through the various luxury world cruise packages to find the one that is best for you. For example, if you are taking such a .
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Experience the Difference With an Upscale World Cruise

If its glamour and luxury you want to combine in a cruise around the world, then you have the option of paying a little extra for an upscale world cruise. These cruises consist of many ports of call ..
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Machine-Made Rugs and Carpets

In the early twentieth century, very excellent carpets began to be produced on looms driven by steam or other mechanical power. Because of the nature of the process they were usually woven in long ..
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An Unsuccessful Expedition

On only one occasion did the English attempt to emulate the successes of the Elizabethan sea-dogs, and that proved disastrous. In 1625, infuriated by the Catholic court's rejection of his suit for ..
(November 06, 2008)
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Insurance As a Device For Handling Risk

The real nature of insurance is often confused. The word “insurance" is sometimes applied to a fund that is accumulated to meet uncertain losses. For example, a specialty shop dealing in ..
(November 04, 2008)
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Probable Loss and the Law of Large Numbers

A Large, Homogeneous Group of Exposure Units To facilitate the prediction of the probable loss through use of the law of large numbers, it is essential that there be a large number of similar units ..
(November 05, 2008)
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Insurance Probabilities

Economically Feasible Cost To be insurable, the chance of loss must be small. The cost of an insurance policy consists of the pure premium, or amount actually needed to make loss payments, and the ..
(November 05, 2008)
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