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July 2006 - Posts

As a member of Guardian Health Net, I  would like to find a list of participating physicians in Stamford/Greenwich CT. Can this be sent to me? Answer: It is tough for anyone, other than the insurer itself, to keep any kind of up-to-date list of Read More...
Posted on July 30,2006

I am having a lot of trouble getting my new home insured simply because it has a flat roof. Are there any insurance companies that you can name that will insure a steel I beam construction home with a flat roof? Answer: A flat roof has become an issue Read More...
Posted on July 25,2006

I'm looking for information on kennel insurance. I (and most of my friends) live with and/or own several (or numerous) purebred dogs because we are involved in the sport of showing our dogs and occasionally breed a litter to help support our hobby. Read More...
Posted on July 24,2006

We own an RV and are looking into renting it out. Please advise the name of insurance companies that provide this kind of insurance. We have insurance on the RV; however, it would not be sufficient if we decide to advertise the RV for rental. Answer: Read More...
Posted on July 20,2006

What is the name of the CEO of Fireman's Fund? Answer: Joseph J. Beneducci is both President and CEO of Fireman's Fund. A well-written complaint letter to his attention could work in your favour. Be sure to address the letter to him directly, and write Read More...
Posted on July 19,2006

I am an 81 year old widow who has never had to deal with the selection of an insurance company before.  For more years than I can remember we were helped by our agent at Acordia Northeast and our policies were with Atlantic Mutual.  After the agent with Read More...
Posted on July 19,2006

I am trying to find an agent with Jefferson Pilot Life Insurance Company.  I am in the Venice, Fl. area.  Answer: Jefferson Pilot Life has merged with Lincoln Financial Group. If you go to the Lincoln Financial website at www.jpfnet.com and click on the Read More...
Posted on July 19,2006

I have an insurance company taking an amount from my checking account and their acronym is GLAIC GLAIC PRM.  Can you please help me find out what insurance company this is? Answer: We frequently get this question, and as far as I know, other than the Read More...
Posted on July 18,2006

At the end of march 2006, I took out windstorm insurance. At the time, I was informed that I would have to pay the premium in full, prior to the policy taking effect. The amount was $2700.   This was paid in full and a cover note issued to my mortgage Read More...
Posted on July 17,2006

I have an insurance policy from 1970 from Independent Liberty Life Insurance Company.  How can I check on the status of this policy?   Answer:   Your first step is to find out who has acquired "Liberty Life", and whether Independent Liberty Life is the Read More...
Posted on July 17,2006

I am trying to locate an agent from Life Of Georgia Insurance Company. Can you help me?  Answer: Why not call them directly? Life Of Georgia Insurance Company (706)549-1847 0 comments Read More...
Posted on July 17,2006

We live in PA and have had our homeowners insurance with the same company for 40 years. We also have a small business in the attached garage of our ranch style house. In that business, we sell reloading supplies and guns and related supplies. We have Read More...
Posted on July 17,2006

I really need to get info on who to contact about a accident that just occured this morning. I had a tree fall on my truck this morning on my way to work. I've been told to contact the city but I don't know where to begin. Can you please point me in the Read More...
Posted on July 17,2006

I have a really old policy of my mother's and I need to contact the company. I've had no luck so far. Do you know what happened to the United Insurance Company with an office of Chicago, Illinois?   Answer:   I suspect that you are looking for a company Read More...
Posted on July 17,2006

My husband and I have owned a small business for 40 years.  We've always paid our bills, had an excellent reputation and credit history.   Penn Star Insurance Company provided us with liability and property coverage for the period 8/21/04 - 8/21/05.   Read More...
Posted on July 16,2006

I was in a car accident. Someone hit us from behind. It was their fault and they have insurance. The driver of the car I was in also has insurance. I was the passenger. Can I get paid by both insured parties? Answer: Unless there is some negligence on Read More...
Posted on July 14,2006

My mother was in Hurricane Katrina; her area flooded. She needs a copy of her life insurance policy. She does not remember the name of her agent.  Please inform me of how to obtain this document. Answer: I presume all her documentation has been lost. Read More...
Posted on July 14,2006

I have BlueCross HMO through my job. I will be 65 in June and will have parts A and B of Medicare.  How do these 2 insurances work together? Answer: Medicare Part A generally covers you for in-patient hospital care in a semi-private room. In particular, Read More...
Posted on July 12,2006

My son (23) has been driving for 7 years accident free. He has been covered under my policy as a second driver on both my and my husband's vehicles. Resently we have given him a gift of his own vehicle. I called my insurance company and got a quote of Read More...
Posted on July 12,2006

Where can I find infomation on insurance (full coverage) liability, post hurricane? My car was a total loss due to flooding.  The blue book value is $7000.00; my insurance wants to pay $3500.00, leaving me with a loan to pay. Where can I get help?  Who Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

We are owners in a complex of 4 buildings with 10 units in a building; it is a zero lot line subdivision.  What type of insurance (in Florida) should each owner carry and what should the association carry?  We have two tennis courts and two swimming Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

I am intereted in a policy under Washington National Insurance Company in the name of M. Clark.  Can I find out if I'm the beneficiary of this policy? Answer:  The issue here is privacy. I believe that you can find out if you are the beneficiary of the Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

I need to locate two policies taken out in 1998 because i can't find a working phone number or anything to go on! These two policies have been drafted out of checking account that I am closing, and I need to change the information.   Answer:   You are in Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

We have grand son who lives with us and we care for him. He has asthma. Is there any medical insurance available to help us?   Answer:   You can get insurance for your grandson, but it's likely to be expensive. You can purchase private coverage,but Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

I have a life policy with you; I need to know how to contact you by phone.  I have changed my checking account number.  I have a automatic draw account set up on the old account number that I need to change.  Answer: Just to be perfectly clear; we don't Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

My son has recently started as a carpentry apprentice for a local building firm and has spent quite a lot of money on various power drills and power saws. Is there a company that will insure these pieces of equipment?  They are his personal property and Read More...
Posted on July 9,2006

I have several policies, some dating back to 1960.  I need confirmation on the status of these policies in order that I may give the information to my Power of Attorney.  There are 15 policies, all for Combined Life Insurance Company.   Would you please Read More...
Posted on July 5,2006

I am trying to get on line to Workman's Compensation for British Columbia, Canada. I would like to write a support letter on behalf of my nephew who has an on going claim. If possible could you direct me to the number for the Vancouver lower mainland Read More...
Posted on July 5,2006

My husband died  unexpectedly in November 2005. He left me an Insurance policy for $40,000.00US. I cannot find it anywhere; I don't even remember the company name. Answer: Your first step should be to try and find the application for this policy. If it Read More...
Posted on July 3,2006

We were hit by lightening two years ago. Our house was a mess. We lost some major appliances, computers, tv's and our house alarm system, among other items. We cooperated with our insurance company.  All their specialist adjusters came out and checked Read More...
Posted on July 3,2006

I have made the assumption (which has never been refuted) that a personal umbrella liability policy is basically an excess auto liability policy. Certainly this is true by loss figures overall, although I haven't been able to get specific data.    When Read More...
Posted on July 3,2006

My husband has BCBS Blue Choice PPO.  I am going on maternity leave soon.  Before converting to my husband's insurance, I would like to know how would I get a list of your primary doctors and specialists to make sure that my pediatrician and my primary Read More...
Posted on July 3,2006

I am a 50 year old white female that flat lined at work 6/6/03.  I have used my cobra up and cannot find any insurance.  I have not worked since this has happened. I have applied for my social security disability but have not heard anything yet.  The Read More...
Posted on July 3,2006
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