Month: August 2016

  • August
    30 2016

    Three Ways Insurance Companies Short Policyholders On Hail Claims

    Bad faith practices are extremely common in the insurance industry.  While every insurance company operates differently, there are uniform tactics among all insurance companies which are aimed at reducing costs and increasing profit margins.  One of the most common tactics used by insurance companies is shorting policyholders on their claim.  The following are the three […]

  • August
    23 2016

    HOW TO CONVERT DENIED INSURANCE CLAIMS INTO PAID CLAIMS

    Converting denied insurance claims into paid claims is possible if you have a clear understanding of your legal rights and the obligations of the insurance company.  Follow these simple steps to force your insurance company to reopen your case and reconsider its denial to get your claim paid. First, ask for a complete copy of […]

  • August
    16 2016

    INSURANCE COMPANY FOUND GUILTY OF BAD FAITH HAIL CLAIM HANDLING

    Homeowner’s insurance serves as a safety net for unexpected disasters such as windstorms and hailstorms.  Policyholders pay their premiums to ensure their insurance company covers the cost of losses if and when they occur.  Unfortunately, there are many bad faith practices used by insurance companies to delay, underpay, or deny a valid claim.  One of […]

  • August
    09 2016

    Inexperienced Adjusters Create Major Problems for Homeowners

    Unfortunately, bad faith claims processing comes in many different forms and is much too prevalent in the insurance industry.  An insurance company employing an inexperienced adjuster could potentially be bad faith.  An inexperienced adjuster can be the root cause of unnecessary delays, underpayments, or wrongful denials.  These adjusters can create problems for policyholders and the […]

  • August
    02 2016

    What Policyholders DON’T Know About their Insurance Claim Rights

    Most policyholders are familiar with the general terms of their policy.  However, most policyholders are unaware of the rights provided in their policy and under the law in general.  Insurance companies know this and exploit it to their advantage and the policyholder’s detriment.  The following is a list of some rights policyholders are unaware of: […]