Medicare Fraud

How To Avoiding Medicare Fraud And Scam

August 18, 2016 FraudsWatch 0

5 Tips for Avoiding Medicare Fraud and Abuse You’re sitting at home one afternoon, three weeks prior to the start of Open Enrollment, when you get a call from a friendly Centers for Medicare andMedicaid Services (CMS) employee. The caller tells you that Medicare is issuing new cards, […]

Insurance Scams

5 Insurance Scams That Made the Headlines

May 1, 2016 FraudsWatch 0

There’s a dark side to worldwide travel insurance – the fraud. The trouble is, it’s notoriously hard to disprove fraudulent claims – especially in the travel sector and hundreds of people get away with it every year. Indeed, it’s estimated to cost companies millions of pounds every year, […]

Insurance Scam Fake Auto Accidents

Insurance Scam: Fake Auto Accidents

January 31, 2016 FraudsWatch 0

How tо protect уоurѕеlf frоm insurance fraud аnd staged auto accidents: Internet Scam In today’s issue, we’ll tеll уоu аbоut аn offline scam уоu mау nоt knоw аnуthіng аbоut thаt hаѕ reached epidemic proportions — аnd оftеn hаѕ ѕеrіоuѕ physical health, аѕ wеll аѕ financial, consequences. Plus, we’ll […]

Insurance Fraud

Insurance Fraud: What It Is?

October 6, 2015 FraudsWatch 0

A Basic Overview The insurance industry consists of more than 7,000 companies that collect over $1 trillion in premiums each year. The massive size of the industry contributes significantly to the cost of insurance fraud by providing more opportunities and bigger incentives for committing illegal activities. Costs of […]

Truck Company

Insurance Fraud: Broker Sentenced for Stealing

October 6, 2015 FraudsWatch 0

Hundreds of Companies Victimized in Multi-State Scheme FBI announcement about a broker who defrauded trucking companies, has been sentenced to four years in federal prison for insurance fraud. More than 800 commercial trucking companies in nearly a dozen states paid Atlanta-area insurance broker John Paul Kill approximately $3.7 million in […]