insurance

Insurance Commissioner Katherine Wade (Courtesy Office of The Governor)

Governor Names New Insurance Commissioner

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is nominating a former Cigna Corp. executive as Connecticut’s newest insurance commissioner.

03/20/2015

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

FEMA To Give Review Opportunity To Superstorm Sandy Victims

By MICHAEL CATALINI,  Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) _ Federal Emergency Management Agency officials have agreed to provide Superstorm Sandy victims who think their insurance claims were not fairly paid out a chance for a […]

03/12/2015

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FEMA Exec Says He’s Seen Fraud In Denial Of Hurricane Sandy Claims

A FEMA official tells “60 Minutes” he has seen evidence of fraud in reports used by insurance companies to deny homeowners’ claims for damage from Hurricane Sandy.

02/28/2015

Aerials from Governor Malloy's tour of damage from Hurricane Sandy (Courtesy Connecticut National Guard)

Bogus Inspections Claimed in Superstorm Sandy Damage

Lawyers representing about 1,500 homeowners hit by Superstorm Sandy are trying to prove that some engineering firms hired to inspect the damage issued bogus reports to give insurance companies ammunition to deny claims.

12/27/2014

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Busy Open Enrollment For Health Insurance Exchange

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s health insurance exchange has already signed up thousands more residents during its second open enrollment period. Access Health CT says it has enrolled more than 11,600 new people in health […]

11/23/2014

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Insurance Agent O’Garro Charged With $1.5 Million Wire Fraud

An insurance agent already charged in several criminal investigations now has been charged in a federal case involving charges he defrauded multiple victims of a million and a half dollars.

11/21/2014

The Aetna building on Farmington Avenue in Hartford. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Aetna Buying Tech Company

Health insurer Aetna will spend $400 million on a technology company that could strengthen its push into a relatively small but growing area of employer-sponsored coverage: private exchanges that let workers choose their own plans.

11/03/2014

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Open Enrollment Guidance From The Insurance Department

With information on “open enrollment” starting to come in, some insurance customers, including those who signed up under the Affordable Care Act, may be confused by the options.

10/20/2014

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What Has The Affordable Care Act Accomplished A Year Later?

With almost a year under its belt, has the Affordable Care Act impact as many people as it originally set out to?

09/18/2014

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Aetna Exceeds Analyst Expectations, Raises Earnings Forecast

Aetna’s second-quarter profit climbed more than 2 percent, as gains from an acquisition helped the health insurer beat analyst expectations and raise its 2014 earnings forecast again.

07/29/2014

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