WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J., Feb. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Showing one's love and affection for that special someone on Valentine's Day with the gift of jewelry is a time-honored tradition. Increasingly, however, women are also purchasing their own jewelry rather than waiting for someone to gift them with fine jewelry for a special occasion, according to reports.
"Holiday traditions evolve and taste in rings, watches and gemstones are constantly changing," said Janece White, Senior Vice President, Chubb Personal Risk Services. "But properly insuring fine jewelry is something that never goes out of style. In fact, with the cost of gold, silver and precious stones increasing in value, it is more important than ever to financially protect your jewelry with the right amount and type of insurance coverage."
White, who is an expert in protecting fine jewelry at Chubb, offers jewelry owners the following tips to properly insure their pieces:
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Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company and the largest commercial insurer in the United States. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: chubb.com.