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Another fraud arrest in Miami-Dade County

Congratulations to the SIU team for completing Another fraud arrest in Miami-Dade County

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Another fraud arrest in Miami-Dade County

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Florida Peninsula Insurance Company takes insurance fraud very seriously. Our Special Investigation Unit (SIU) works tirelessly to investigate suspicious claims and works hand in hand with law enforcement to help keep fraud from affecting everyone's rates. Recently, our SIU staff cooperated with law enforcement in Miami-Dade County to effectuate the recent arrest of a Miami-Dade County woman, a Florida Peninsula insured. The insured alleged she heard a noise in the middle of the night, suspected a burglary and picked up a hammer to scare off the intruder. She then claimed she dropped the hammer causing damage to her tile. The insured submitted a fraudulent receipt regarding the theft claim and also filed a subsequent claim for a chipped tile. During the course of the investigation th ...

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The Special Investigations Unit Does it Again!

Another fraud arrest by our SIU team!

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A word from Florida's CFO, Jeff Atwater

Identity theft has far reaching effects; protect yourself

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Insurance fraud is a national issue

Some statistics on the national insurance fraud epidemic

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Florida Peninsula’s SIU team has a fraud arrest

Florida Peninsula assists with another insurance fraud arrest.

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Insurance Fraud By The Numbers

Every year honest American taxpayers have to pay more than $80 billion dollars in fraudulent insurance claims.

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People pretending to be Public Adjusters

  Did you know you must have a signed contract with a licensed and appointed public adjuster before he/she can represent your interest when making an insurance claim? This contract must be signed by all insured’s as well as the public adjuster.   Are you aware, unlicensed individuals solicit the opportunity or claim to have the ability to represent you at an insurance adjuster's appointment and negotiate with your carrier on your behalf?  This type of activity is prohibited and is a direct violation of Florida Statute.  Florida Peninsula proactively addresses unlicensed public adjusting and is obligated to make a report to the Department of Financial Services, Division of Insurance Fraud.     Recently, in the Jacksonville area, two unlicensed individuals approached insurance agencies requesting the agency customer lists of insured’s who have may have recently suffered roof damage in an attempt to urge the insured’s to place a claim with their insurance companies.  These individuals promised to represen ...

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Identity Theft in Florida is Rising

Florida ranks highest for identity theft in the US, Florida Peninsula can help protect you from potential risk.

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The high cost of insurance fraud

How the actions of fraudsters can harm homeowners.

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