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June 2006 - Posts

I am shopping for private health insurance for myself and my husband. I do have some pre-existing conditions and need to know how these will affect my eligibility and the cost of the insurance.   Answer:   Yes on both counts: pre-existing conditions can Read More...
Posted on June 28,2006

I want to communicate with the above mentioned company but I cannot find their address.    I need an address and a list of their officers, so that I can file a complaint on how they do their business.   Answer:   You can always file a complaint, even if Read More...
Posted on June 28,2006

My dad worked at Bethlehem Steel in Baltimore, MD & had group insurance with Metropolitan Life Insurance. I do not have an address for them; can you please help?   Answer:   As long as you have the correct name of the company you are looking for, finding Read More...
Posted on June 28,2006

My former employer that I worked for two years ago filed for bankruptcy and left me with several thousand dollars in debt.   During the time that I was employed by this company, I began to experience heart complications that prompted me to go to Read More...
Posted on June 28,2006

Can you tell me how to reach the "North American Life Assurance Company" as I have an old policy I'm trying to identify.   Answer:   I found this company in Canada. The company name was an exact match. Since you don't tell me where you are from, I'm Read More...
Posted on June 19,2006

I need Hazard Insurance. I didn't see an option for Hazard Insurance. Can I get more information?   Answer:   Hazard insurance is just a general term for homeowners insurance that covers you for specific "perils". The most common perils include such Read More...
Posted on June 19,2006

What do you know about Response Insurance? Are they qualified? Are they recognized by the NYS Commission? Answer: Response Insurance is licensed for operation in New York state. They are licensed to operate as "Response Indemnity Insurance" in the state Read More...
Posted on June 19,2006

Where do I find who accepts Humana in a specific zip code?   Answer:   Go to the Humana website at Humana.com. On the homepage, you'll find a tool that lets you find all kinds of providers -- from doctors to dentists to pharmacies to hospitals and more. Read More...
Posted on June 12,2006

I am trying to find out how to report a suspected fraudulent workmen's compensation or a disability claim. I am a business owner with the suspicion that a current claiment is a fraudulent recipient who is taking advantage of this system. I would like Read More...
Posted on June 12,2006

Our house was broken into two weeks ago. Some of the articles stolen were our laptop notebook and camera. These items were purchased with extended warranty which is still valid. Our insurance adjuster claims that the insurance will replace the stolen Read More...
Posted on June 12,2006

  Some 20 years ago I took a life policy with Citicorp - British National which I paid into for a short period. The Company that I was employed with has gone out of business and I have moved home several times since. Can you advise how I get information Read More...
Posted on June 11,2006

Do you have an address for Combine Insurance?  A policy holder has filed an assignment in bankruptcy and we want to write and confirm the beneficiary and that it is exempt from seizure. Answer: Well, as far as I can tell, the proper name of the insurance Read More...
Posted on June 11,2006

I would like to know if you cover americans living in Canda.   My mother is going to move to Canada and is looking for a health care provider. She would need prescription coverage and medical as well as dental.   Answer:   We don't provide insurance Read More...
Posted on June 9,2006

Do you have a directory of flood insurance carriers for the state of Louisiana?   Answer:   Your best bet is to contact the Department of Insurance for Louisiana. However, given the fact that Louisiana can suffer from severe weather, it's not likely that Read More...
Posted on June 9,2006

My mother is moving from California to Tennessee, and since she does not have a computer, has asked me to help. We need a list of Tennessee HMO providers. Answer: In order to find a list of HMO providers, you will need to know which HMO that your mother Read More...
Posted on June 9,2006

I seem to have lost my Dental Insurance Card. Can it be replaced? If so, how do I do that? Answer: I went to the Delta Insurance site, http://www.deltadentalins.com/, and right on the homepage it gives you the option to print your ID card. Only those who Read More...
Posted on June 9,2006

I am looking for a Prudential agent in the vicinity of New Windsor, or Newburgh, NY  12550.  Can you help me out?  All of the phone numbers I have tried have been changed or disconnected.  Answer: I went to the Prudential website at www.Prudential.com Read More...
Posted on June 8,2006

I have been contacted three times by a person supposedly representing Acme Insurance Company.  I did a "reverse directory" on the number from which the last call came.  It came up as a cell phone in Bloomington, IL.  I am concerned that this may be a Read More...
Posted on June 8,2006

A policy was taken out on me through the Maccabees Association. It appears that Maccabees was acquired by Reassure American Life Ins. I contacted Reassure, in Dallas Texas.  The research of their records were unsuccessful in providing any information on Read More...
Posted on June 7,2006

I cannot find the name and address of the Louisiana State Insurance Commissioner.  Would you kindly provide that information to me, including both postal and email addresses? Answer: The Louisiana Insurance Commissioner can be found through the Louisiana Read More...
Posted on June 7,2006

My father has recently passed away on 12-24-2005. I have an insurance policy from Phoenix Mutual issued on May 29,1983.  Is this insurance still Active or did my father cash this policy in?   Answer:   Your first step in these cases is always to approach Read More...
Posted on June 7,2006

We are looking for who bought out ITT Hamilton Insurance Company. My husband's grandfather sold insurance for this company until 1982. There were life insurance policies on the family members. Both grandparents have passed away and my husband would like Read More...
Posted on June 7,2006

I have had Rottweilers for 25 years and have never had a problem with them.  They have all been trained, loving family pets. I have recently remarried and just lost my last Rottie. I want to get a new one but my husband says his insurance company will Read More...
Posted on June 2,2006

I have an account with  the Mimitary Benefit Association. I would like to see if it is still active.   Answer:   As you know, the Military Benefit Association is a nonprofit group of military personnel and civilian employees of the United States Read More...
Posted on June 2,2006

I want to speak with someone regarding short term disability.   While I was employed, I had STD Papers filled out by my doctor. When I brought them to work and handed them in to my supervisor, I was fired from my position of 2 years. I have just come Read More...
Posted on June 1,2006

Can the state advise if an individual is or was licensed to sell insurance in Florida?  If so, does the individual have a record of complaints, disciplinary action or suspensions?   Answer:   On the website for the Florida Office Of Insurance Regulation Read More...
Posted on June 1,2006

I am in the need of an 800 number to call and verify my Conseco Insurance. Answer: This is an easy one! You simply go to: www.anywho.com and type in the name of the company. If they have an 800 number, you should find it. This will work for any company Read More...
Posted on June 1,2006

I have a miniature pincher who bit my daughter's boyfriend by the lip, when he leaned over to greet my dog.  Now I am being dropped by my insurance company and I cannot find anybody else. Can you recommend any insurance agent or company who could help me Read More...
Posted on June 1,2006
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