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NBC Connecticut
$52.5M Pool Not Viable Unless Large Insurers Agree to Participatea homeowner's share, if the home ultimately qualifies for the program. Once th
$52.5M Pool Not Viable Unless Large Insurers Agree to Participate
NBC Connecticut / Posted 12 hours ago
a homeowner's share, if the home ultimately qualifies for the program. Once the application process is done, the state's department of insurance would calculate of the total cost of all the verified claims. At that point, each homeowner would be... Read more
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Business Insurance
Comp manual tweaks could change some ratemaking classificationsin Texas and reassigns any associated exposures to classifications with similar
Comp manual tweaks could change some ratemaking classifications
Business Insurance / Posted 19 hours ago
in Texas and reassigns any associated exposures to classifications with similar operations, according to the Texas Department of Insurance website. A classification with limited premium has low credibility, and the loss cost for the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Blue Cross, Health Net drop Affordable Care Act marketplace planslosses on marketplace plans in 2014 and 2015, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Blue Cross, Health Net drop Affordable Care Act marketplace plans
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
losses on marketplace plans in 2014 and 2015, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona has filed documents with the Arizona Department of Insurance to discontinue such plans in Maricopa and Pinal counties. About 44,000 Blue Cross Blue Shield... Read more
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Business Insurance
Well-known comp disability guidelines removed from federal databaseeffect on the treatment guidelines or formulary used in the Texas workers compe
Well-known comp disability guidelines removed from federal database
Business Insurance / Posted yesterday
effect on the treatment guidelines or formulary used in the Texas workers compensation system,” a spokesman for the Texas Department of Insurance said in a statement. “There are a number of good, evidence-based treatment guidelines available, both... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Universal Insurance Holdings expands to 13th statewith 476,278 at Citizens. Universal wrote its first policy in Alabama this mon
Universal Insurance Holdings expands to 13th state
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
with 476,278 at Citizens. Universal wrote its first policy in Alabama this month after securing approval by the state's Department of Insurance, according to a news release. On June 16, Universal announced that it had written its first policy in... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Suspect pegged in dance hall blazefire. Investigators from the state office released the scene on Wednesday and
Suspect pegged in dance hall blaze
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted yesterday
fire. Investigators from the state office released the scene on Wednesday and evidence was collected and sent to the Texas Department of Insurance labs and to the Texas Department of Public Safety for analysis. Wetz said that although the fire... Read more
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Business Insurance
State cracks down on Berkshire units over unregulated comp policiesThe California Department of Insurance has issued cease-and-desist orders to tw
State cracks down on Berkshire units over unregulated comp policies
Business Insurance / Posted yesterday
The California Department of Insurance has issued cease-and-desist orders to two Berkshire Hathaway Inc.-owned companies in the wake of last week's decision regarding Shasta Linen Supply Inc. California Insurance Co. and Applied Underwriters Captive... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
InHealth Mutual customers near a deadline to find insuranceColumbus area — have until Thursday to find a new health insurance plan or face
InHealth Mutual customers near a deadline to find insurance
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Columbus area — have until Thursday to find a new health insurance plan or face being uninsured for most of July. The Ohio Department of Insurance took over InHealth Mutual, a subsidiary of Coordinated Health Mutual, in May. The health insurance... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Would you sign away your right to sue for a discount?forced into this broken secret process,” said Alex Winslow, the executive direc
Would you sign away your right to sue for a discount?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
forced into this broken secret process,” said Alex Winslow, the executive director for Texas Watch. According to the Texas Department of Insurance, Texas Farm Bureau first filed their request in September. A spokesperson for the agency said the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Illinois Latest State To Approve Aetna-Humana Dealhas become the 17th state to approve the proposed $37 billion acquisition of Hu
Illinois Latest State To Approve Aetna-Humana Deal
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
has become the 17th state to approve the proposed $37 billion acquisition of Humana Inc. by Aetna Inc., the Illinois Department of Insurance said. The Hartford-based insurer is seeking approval from regulators in 20 states and the U.S.... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Turner Hall fire intentionally setFredericksburg Police Detective Kris Kammlah at 830-997-7585 or Crime Stoppers
Turner Hall fire intentionally set
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
Fredericksburg Police Detective Kris Kammlah at 830-997-7585 or Crime Stoppers at 997-TIPS. Information for the Texas Fire Marshal should be sent to the public information officer for the Texas Department of Insurance at 512-676-6597. (© 2016... Read more
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Reuters
Illinois insurance regulator approves Aetna purchase of HumanaA trader points up at a display on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Aug
Illinois insurance regulator approves Aetna purchase of Humana
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
A trader points up at a display on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange August 20, 2012. NEW YORK The Illinois Department of Insurance has approved Aetna Inc's (AET.N) proposed $34 billion acquisition of Humana Inc (HUM.N) provided it is... Read more
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Business Insurance
Another state approves Aetna acquisition of Humana(Reuters) — The Illinois Department of Insurance has approved Aetna Inc.'s prop
Another state approves Aetna acquisition of Humana
Business Insurance / Posted 3 days ago
(Reuters) — The Illinois Department of Insurance has approved Aetna Inc.'s proposed $34 billion acquisition of Humana Inc. with no conditions, according to an order dated June 23 posted on the department's website. Aetna announced the deal last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Illinois insurance regulator approves Aetna purchase of HumanaNEW YORK: The Illinois Department of Insurance has approved Aetna Inc's propose
Illinois insurance regulator approves Aetna purchase of Humana
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK: The Illinois Department of Insurance has approved Aetna Inc's proposed US$34 billion acquisition of Humana Inc with no conditions, according to an order dated June 23 posted on the department's website. Aetna announced the deal last summer... Read more
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Deseret News
Arches shutdown leaves $33 million in unpaid claimsco-op would be dissolved, Utah hospitals are still waiting on about $33 million
Arches shutdown leaves $33 million in unpaid claims
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
co-op would be dissolved, Utah hospitals are still waiting on about $33 million in outstanding claims that the Utah Department of Insurance says it likely cannot pay until 2017. Officials with the insurance department say they are doing the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Westminster businessman arrested in grand theft32 felonies, including grand theft, insurance fraud and forgery and was arreste
Westminster businessman arrested in grand theft
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
32 felonies, including grand theft, insurance fraud and forgery and was arrested by investigators with California Department of Insurance, the agency announced Thursday. Officials allege Meseer began managing MRM Insurance after a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Illinois insurance co-op sues feds over health law paymentsinvestors, Montrie said, because federal regulations make it impossible for inv
Illinois insurance co-op sues feds over health law payments
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
investors, Montrie said, because federal regulations make it impossible for investors to reap any return. The Illinois Department of Insurance "closely monitors the solvency of insurers operating within Illinois on an on-going basis," said... Read more
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Business Insurance
Berkshire unit's comp snafu puts insurers under the microscopeThe California Department of Insurance said it is looking into whether workers
Berkshire unit's comp snafu puts insurers under the microscope
Business Insurance / Posted 9 days ago
The California Department of Insurance said it is looking into whether workers compensation insurers are selling unfiled policies and rates. The California Department of Insurance said it is looking into whether workers compensation insurers are... Read more
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Market Watch
3 ways you can lose your car insurance that have nothing to do with your drivingcomplaints across different insurers so you can see where each company falls on
3 ways you can lose your car insurance that have nothing to do with your driving
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
complaints across different insurers so you can see where each company falls on the spectrum. Get help from your state’s department of insurance help line or website. You can learn about license status, financial ratings and complaint history —... Read more
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Business Insurance
Berkshire unit's comp snafu puts insurers under the microscopeThe California Department of Insurance said it is looking into whether workers
Berkshire unit's comp snafu puts insurers under the microscope
Business Insurance / Posted 9 days ago
The California Department of Insurance said it is looking into whether workers compensation insurers are selling unfiled policies and rates after a Berkshire Hathaway Inc.-owned company circumvented regulatory review to take advantage of a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Dublin insurance agent loses license over misrepresentationslicense of a Dublin insurance agent who the state said misrepresented life insu
Dublin insurance agent loses license over misrepresentations
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
license of a Dublin insurance agent who the state said misrepresented life insurance policies as an investment. The Ohio Department of Insurance said Monday that those misrepresentations by Brian Willms contributed to the loss of a combined... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikesIllinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until A
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikes
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 days ago
Illinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until Aug. 1, about a month before the state Department of Insurance has to complete its review of rate information, which gives policyholders and consumer groups little... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikesIllinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until A
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikes
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 days ago
Illinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until Aug. 1, about a month before the state Department of Insurance has to complete its review of rate information. Although insurance companies were required to submit... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikesIllinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until A
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikes
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Illinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until Aug. 1, about a month before the state Department of Insurance has to complete its review of rate information, which gives policyholders and consumer groups little... Read more
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Island Packet
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikesIllinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until A
Illinois yet to disclose proposed health care premium hikes
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
Illinois residents won't get their first look at proposed 2017 premiums until Aug. 1, about a month before the state Department of Insurance has to complete its review of rate information, which gives policyholders and consumer groups little... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama to scrutinize insurance rates for first time since start of Obamacarethat didn't create an effective rate review program, despite receiving a $1 mil
Alabama to scrutinize insurance rates for first time since start of Obamacare
Al.com / Posted 16 days ago
that didn't create an effective rate review program, despite receiving a $1 million grant to bolster oversight at the Department of Insurance, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. In April of this year, state officials... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Easy for Edgar to tell Rauner to compromise, when Edgar is the beneficiary of a big state pensiondoubling to $54 billion from $27 billion over the course of Edgar's two terms a
Easy for Edgar to tell Rauner to compromise, when Edgar is the beneficiary of a big state pension
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
doubling to $54 billion from $27 billion over the course of Edgar's two terms as governor, according to the Illinois Department of Insurance. We're still paying for those decisions today. While we're on the subject of pensions: Recall that... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Idaho insurers plan to raise premiumsdrugs. On top of that, two federal programs created by the Affordable Care Act
Idaho insurers plan to raise premiums
KIVI Boise / Posted 16 days ago
drugs. On top of that, two federal programs created by the Affordable Care Act to help insurers weather unexpectedly high costs are set to expire this year. The Idaho Department of Insurance is seeking public comment on the p... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residentsThe Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Jo
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residents
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
The Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Joseph Allen Gaines on charges that he kept clients' money that was intended for annuities. TDI investigators say most of Gaines's victims were over the age of 65 and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residentsThe Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Jo
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residents
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
The Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Joseph Allen Gaines on charges that he kept clients' money that was intended for annuities. TDI investigators say most of Gaines's victims were over the age of 65 and... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
WATCH LIVE: President Obama issues statement on Orlando Massacrearrested in scam targeting elderly residentsLubbock insurance agent arrested in
WATCH LIVE: President Obama issues statement on Orlando Massacre
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
arrested in scam targeting elderly residentsLubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residents The Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Joseph Allen Gaines on charges that he kept clients' money... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residentsThe Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Jo
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residents
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
The Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Joseph Allen Gaines on charges that he kept clients' money that was intended for annuities. TDI investigators say most of Gaines's victims were over the age of 65 and... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residentsThe Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Jo
Lubbock insurance agent arrested in scam targeting elderly residents
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
The Texas Department of Insurance and the Lubbock Police Department arrested Joseph Allen Gaines on charges that he kept clients' money that was intended for annuities. TDI investigators say most of Gaines's victims were over the age of 65 and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Unlike other states, Illinois keeps potential Obamacare premium hikes secretplans for Illinois in April, but the state doesn't require the proposals to be
Unlike other states, Illinois keeps potential Obamacare premium hikes secret
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
plans for Illinois in April, but the state doesn't require the proposals to be made public upon filing, according to the Department of Insurance. In addition, the director of the department considers health plan filings confidential and exempt... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obamacare rate hikes: What you should know18.3 percent, and Cigna has the lowest rate-increase request, 8.7 percent. Rat
Obamacare rate hikes: What you should know
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
18.3 percent, and Cigna has the lowest rate-increase request, 8.7 percent. Rate requests aren't the whole story The state Department of Insurance and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released the preliminary information that includes... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Kalamazoo bike tragedy leads to introduction of billsor leasing of automobiles and residential properties. Sponsor: Rep. Jeremy Moss
Kalamazoo bike tragedy leads to introduction of bills
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
or leasing of automobiles and residential properties. Sponsor: Rep. Jeremy Moss, D-Southfield. HB 5737: Require the state Department of Insurance and Financial Services to post insurance rate comparisons and provide penalties for insurers that... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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USA Today
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
USA Today / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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First Coast News
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
First Coast News / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
KTVB Boise / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says
Unclaimed billions: Are you owed a life insurance payout?
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
and still is a question that our consumer protection folks receive often,” says Ben Gonzalez, a spokesperson for the Texas Department of Insurance, which has received 3,672 requests to its lost policy locator service since it was launched in... Read more
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