TDCI Encourages Investors to Know the Risks of Financial “Unicorns”

(Nashville, TN – Insurance News 360) – On March 14, the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance’s Securities Division cautioned investors to be sure they do their research before investing in “unicorn” start up companies. The warning came after the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) issued an advisory on the topic. When it comes […]

Wolf Administration Announces Recovery of More Than $98 Million for Pennsylvania Insurance Consumers in 2017

(Pittsburg, PA – Insurance News 360) – In 2017, the Pennsylvania Insurance Department returned $98,073,388 in stolen funds, unpaid insurance claims and refunds for premium overcharges to 33,138 customers throughout the state. “Ensuring consumers are afforded all of the rights and protections guaranteed to them by Pennsylvania law is what we work for,” said Acting […]

Customer Satisfaction with Original Equipment Tires Shows Significant Improvement

(Costa Mesa, CA – Insurance News 360) – The J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study reveals that overall customer satisfaction with original equipment tires has shown great improvement since 2015 The study, conducted each year, looks at tire owner satisfaction in tire wear, tire ride, tire appearance, and tire handling. The […]

Tennessee Announces Actions against Internet Cryptocurrency Company ‘Bitcoiin’

(Nashville, TN – Insurance News 360) – Tennessee Securities Team Alerts Investors to Internet Crypto Company ‘Bitcoiin’ On March 22, the Tennessee Department of Commercen and Insurance Securities Division announced that consumers should be aware of actions against an Internet cryptocurrency company called Bitcoiin, after the State of New Jersey issued a cease and desist […]

JD Power Study Reveals Greater Customer Satisfaction with Punctual Telecommunications Technicians

(Costa Mesa, CA – Insurance News 360) – Consumers are happier with their telecommunications services when service technicians are on time for appointments and provide more precise service windows. The results of the inaugural J.D. Power U.S. Telecom In-Home Service Technician Study, released on March 22. Longer service windows and early or late arrivals negatively […]

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announces new ELD waiver

(Washington, DC – Insurance News 360) – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has implemented a 90-day temporary waiver to the Congressionally-mandated electronic logging device rule in order to address the needs of the agricultural industries in the U.S. The agency is also publishing final guidance on the agricultural 150-air-miles-of-service exemption […]

Access Insurance Company liquidation announced, consumers need new insurance coverage

(Harrisburg, PA – Insurance News 360) – On March 22, Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman announced that Texas-based auto insurer Access Insurance Company has been issued an order of liquidation by a Texas court. In Pennsylvania, there are more than 42,000 policies affected. Those affected by this liquidation can legally drive, but need to find […]