Get a quote today!

Protect your future with the right insurance coverage. Get a quote today and secure peace of mind for you and your loved ones.

At Clearbrella™, we understand the importance of finding the perfect insurance plan tailored to your needs. Our team of experts is here to assist you every step of the way.

Getting a quote is quick and easy! Simply click the link below to fill out our quote form, and one of our friendly agents will get in touch with you shortly.

Get a Quote

Don’t wait until it’s too late. Secure your future today with Clearbrella™ – Your Trusted Insurance Partner.

The Surprising History of Insurance

Insurance has a long and fascinating history, dating back thousands of years. From ancient civilizations to modern societies, the concept of risk mitigation and financial protection has evolved significantly. Let’s journey through time to uncover the surprising origins and development of insurance.

  1. Ancient Origins: The concept of insurance can be traced back to ancient civilizations. In the 3rd millennium BCE, Chinese traders developed a system called “bottomry,” which protected their shipments from losses at sea. Similarly, ancient Babylonians had a form of insurance for traders that involved loans with the understanding that the loan would be canceled if the goods were lost during transportation.
  2. The Great Fire of London: One of the key milestones in the history of insurance occurred after the Great Fire of London in 1666. The devastating fire led to the establishment of the first modern fire insurance company, the Fire Office, which offered policies to protect against fire-related losses. This event marked the birth of the property insurance industry as we know it today.
  3. Lloyd’s of London: Founded in a coffeehouse in London in the late 17th century, Lloyd’s of London evolved from a place where merchants gathered to discuss insurance deals to a world-renowned insurance market. It played a vital role in insuring ships and their cargo during the Age of Exploration and later expanded into various other types of insurance, such as life and specialty risks.

© Esperon Group | All rights reserved | made on a by