Insurance Fraud: Common Schemes. Non-Health insurance is estimated to be more than $40 billion per year. That means Insurance Fraud costs the average U.S. family between $400 and $700 per year in the form of increased premiums.

Financial Fraud: United Shore Financial Services LLC (USFS) Pay For Alleged False Claims Act Liability Arising From Fha-Insured Mortgage Lending

United Shore Financial Services LLC Agrees To Pay $48 Million To Resolve Alleged False Claims Act Liability Arising From Fha-Insured Mortgage Lending WASHINGTON – United Shore Financial Services LLC (USFS) has agreed to pay the United States $48 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by knowingly originating and underwriting mortgage […]

How to Report And Identify Auto Insurance Fraud?

Have you been deceived in auto insurance? You want to know what are the main forms of fraud or scams and how to report or notify an auto insurance? You can find clear answers in this article, in which I tried to explain to you everything you need to know about car insurance fraud and […]

Which Are Insurance Adjusters Spot Fraudulent Claims?

Be vigilant in identifying insurance fraud by becoming familiar with the most common forms of fraud. This include Car “Stolen , Accident and Damage”, Health Insurance Billing Fraud, Unnecessary Medical Procedures, Staged Home Fires, Storm Fraud, Abandoned House Fire, Faked Death, Renter’s Insurance. Stolen Car There аrе twо ways thаt criminals perpetrate thе stolen car […]

Healthcare Fraud: Tariq Mahmood Convicted To Commit Seven Counts Of Health Care Fraud, And Seven Counts Of Aggravated Identity Theft

United States Prevails in Civil Action against Convicted Doctor Monday, October 31, 2016 TYLER, Texas – The United States has obtained a civil judgment for $1,223,414.50 against Tariq Mahmood, who owned and operated multiple rural hospitals across Texas, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Brit Featherston. In July 2014, a jury found Tariq Mahmood, of Cedar Hill, […]

How To Avoiding Medicare Fraud And Scam

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, and that you need to provide your […]

Financial Fraud: Laquitta S. Brackins Sentenced For Mail and Wire Fraud by Defrauding a Cell Phone Insurance Provider

Defendant Receives Lengthy Sentence for Cell Phone Insurance Fraud ATLANTA – Laquitta S. Brackins has been sentenced to federal prison for conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud by defrauding a cell phone insurance provider.  Brackins, along with a co-conspirator, filed thousands of false insurance claims on cell phones that did not belong to them […]

JOHN A. BARILE Was Sentenced For Insurance Fraud, Gambling and Extortion Offenses

East Hartford Man Sentenced to 71 Months for Arson, Insurance Fraud, Gambling and Extortion Offenses Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that JOHN A. BARILE, 52, of East Hartford, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Alvin W. Thompson in Hartford to 71 months of imprisonment, followed by three […]

Chiropractic Fraud – Perception Vs Reality – Health Care Fraud

Is health care fraud more prevalent in claims submitted by chiropractors than those submitted by members of other health care disciplines? When looking at the various news-sources, chiropractors are not found to make up either the lion-share of health care fraud charges or convictions reported. Unfortunately, instances of fraud & abuse are present in ALL […]

5 Insurance Scams That Made the Headlines

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, and the extent of the problem is […]

Insurance Scam: Fake Auto Accidents

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 talk аbоut аn important developing trend іn […]

Insurance Fraud: What It Is?

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 Fraud The total cost of insurance fraud […]

Insurance Fraud: Broker Sentenced for Stealing

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 premiums from 2013 to mid-2014 to purchase […]