Tuesday, November 17, 2009

State Farm Must Issue Refunds to Certain Policyholders

Our Beaumont Enterprise reports today:
State Farm Lloyds must pay home insurance policyholders $310 million in refunds and interest for overcharges stretching back as far as six years...

This is a drop in the bucket compared to what abuses take place. For those of you interested in obtaining your refund the article goes on to state:
Existing policyholders will receive refunds in the form of credits when they renew their policies. Those who are no longer customers or don't want to renew will receive checks, according to the state.

Monday, November 16, 2009

What to Do if You are Stopped By Police?

Suggestion #6:
6.  Keep your seat-belt fastened until the officer has seen you are wearing it.

Today's suggestion may keep you from getting a seat-belt violation ticket. You can find the entire collection of suggestions as we compile them by clicking the link on the right hand side of this page. Thanks to the Port Arthur Police Department for allowing us to submit these items to our readers.

Monday, November 2, 2009

What to Do if You are Stopped By Police?

Suggestion #5:
5.  Remain calm.  If there are passengers, also ask them to remain quiet and cooperative with all reasonable requests. Do not let anyone in your vehicle make threatening statements or gestures to the officers.

You can find the entire collection of suggestions as we compile them by clicking the link on the right hand side of this page. Thanks to the Port Arthur Police Department for allowing us to submit these items to our readers.