Fraud of the Month: House burns, dog dies

The list of insurance agent Kevin Donnellan’s potential victim clients runs for 70 pages, with about 650 names. They think they have insurance for their homes and cars. They may not, and could be financially wiped out in a heartbeat.

Officials are trying to contact the St. Joseph, Miss. man’s clients to warn them. Donnellan stole client premiums without buying them coverage he promised. They’re dangerously uninsured in case of a life-altering catastrophe such as a crash or fire. Read article

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COVID-19 insurance fraud response center

The Coalition Against Insurance Fraud is committed to providing leadership to the fraud-fighting community and helping throughout the evolving COVID-19 crisis. As this situation develops, we will continue to offer resources and support to our members and consumers alike. This webpage provides the latest information on a range of fraud topics regarding COVID-19.

We are mobilizing every resource at our disposal and collaborating with national, state and local partners to develop comprehensive and coordinated warnings about developing insurance scams. Fortunately, there are practical steps everyone can take to curb the spread of COVID-19-related fraud and support each other. We encourage you to share information on this page with your neighbors and colleagues and report fraud when you see it. 

COVID-19 is an unprecedented public health challenge. But with everyone working to battle its transmission, the anti-fraud community will prevail against fraud and come through this stronger than ever.


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