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Consumer Protection Coalition Creates Petition to Stop AOB Abuse

November 5th, 2018 - In Insurance News, Insurance Tips & Info

The Florida Chamber of Commerce in partnership with insurers, consumer protection agencies, and legal reform groups have put together the Consumer Protection Coalition. The goal seems to be fighting off Assignment of Benefits (AOB) fraud with the formation of a petition and education awareness campaign about AOB abuse.

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Investigators Zero In on Fraudulent Panhandle Contractors

October 30th, 2018 - In Community, Insurance News, Insurance Tips & Info, Safety and Prevention, Tips

It’s no surprise to see contractors move in on an area after a natural disaster takes place. However, whenever a disaster occurs in Florida, there will always be a bad apple or two in the bunch. This is why fraud investigators created a task force to get the upper hand.…

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Florida Governor Orders Insurance Rate Hike Freeze Due to Hurricane Michael

October 18th, 2018 - In Insurance News, Insurance Tips & Info

On October 15, an executive order came down from Governor Rick Scott to afford a break to homeowners after the devastating blow dealt by Hurricane Michael to Florida’s Panhandle. Provisions included involving rate hikes for homeowner’s insurance policies getting frozen for approximately 90 days as well as giving a 90-day …

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Five Reasons Why Flood Insurance Is Important

June 19th, 2018 - In Insurance Tips & Info, Safety and Prevention, Tips

When choosing insurance policies for your home, a flood insurance policy (sometimes called an FIP) may not be required if your home isn’t in a flood area. However, this does not mean that you should not have a flood insurance policy. Here are five reasons why your flood insurance is …

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Car Rental Insurance – You Have More Options Than You Think

November 29th, 2017 - In Insurance Tips & Info

While researching car rental insurance last month, we filled you in on what you should know about car rentals, their insurance ( offerings via the rental agencies, and how credit cards offer their own form of rental insurance protections. But then we also stumbled across some cool info …

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What to Know About Rental Car Insurance & Credit Cards

October 31st, 2017 - In Insurance Tips & Info

Would you like to add our insurance onto your rental agreement? If you do, and something were to happen to the vehicle you don’t have to pay a thing.” If you haven’t rented a car before or haven’t rented one in quite a while, you may not be familiar with …

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Assignment of Benefit Fraud Blamed for Insurance Premium Hikes

July 27th, 2017 - In Insurance News, Insurance Tips & Info

State Representative, Jamie Grant (R) Tampa, has proposed a bill to help stop assignment of benefit (AOB) Fraud from creating further insurance spikes for homeowners and renters.

If you’re unsure of what an assignment of benefit is, it’s when you’ve signed a form giving a third party ownership of filing …

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Avoid Cost Confusion Between a Freestanding ER & Urgent Care

June 22nd, 2017 - In Community, Insurance News, Insurance Tips & Info

Medical insurance benefit changes have been the norm over the past few years. Another thing that has happened in that time is a boom in Urgent Care Centers being built and freestanding Emergency Rooms (ER). As many practitioners’ offices are filled to the brim and cannot take emergency visits, this …

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Florida HB 1063 Proposes Major Change to Auto Insurance

March 29th, 2017 - In Insurance Tips & Info, Tampa Bay News

A new House Bill is making its way through the Florida legislature called HB 1063. The goal of the Bill is to change the minimum $10,000 coverage to $25,000 and also remove Florida from being a no-fault state.

One of the main reasons HB 1063 was proposed and seems …

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Best Tips to Buy a Used Car

December 22nd, 2016 - In Insurance Tips & Info, Safety and Prevention

Looking for tips on how, when, and what to do to buy a used car? We’ve got the information for you.

There’s the great debate on whether to buy new, because no one has used the vehicle. Or purchase used, because depreciation has already occurred and now you’re getting a …

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