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Florida Official Warns Consumers to be Wary of Buying Insurance Online

Florida's Chief Financial Officer Tom Gallagher is warning consumers to be wary about buying insurance over the Internet. In recent months, the state's Department of...
December 2, 2003

Florida's Chief Financial Officer Tom Gallagher is warning consumers to be wary about buying insurance over the Internet. In recent months, the state's Department of Financial Services has received an increasing number of complaints from consumers who bought insurance online only to find they are unable to get claims paid or their premiums returned. Gallagher said online consumers must be cautious about what they are buying and urged them to verify they are dealing with a licensed entity, and read and understand all documents before signing any agreement.

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