Insurance Department Recovered $12.8 M for Arkansans in 2018

Article 0 Comments The Arkansas Insurance Department in 2018 secured an additional $12,836,501 in recoveries and restitution for insurance consumers, Insurance Commissioner Allen Kerr announced. The Consumer Services Division (CSD) recovered $8,860,187 for consumers last year — a $6 million increase over 2017. Recoveries are dollar amounts recovered in excess […]

Arkansas Releases Warning on Short-Term Health Plans

Article 1 Comments The Arkansas Insurance Department has issued a warning regarding short-term health plans and reminded producers selling such plans they are required to warn consumers that these plans do not meet the minimum essential coverage requirements of the Affordable Care Act. In AID’s announcement, Arkansas Insurance Commissioner Allen […]

Arkansas Recovers $3.67M for Insurance Consumers in First Half of 2018

Article 0 Comments The Consumer Services Division (CSD) at the Arkansas Insurance Department has recovered $3,673,940 for Arkansas insurance customers in the first half of 2018, the agency reported. Recoveries are dollar amounts recovered for Arkansas consumers by CSD in excess of the amounts initially offered by insurance companies. For […]

Accused of $211K Insurance Fraud, Arkansas Suspect Surrenders

Article 0 Comments An Arkansas insurance firm owner has surrendered to authorities on warrants in Pulaski County for felony insurance fraud, theft and forgery, the Arkansas Insurance Department announced. Joshua Eric Casada, owner of the Little Rock-based Casada Insurance Group, surrendered following an investigation by the AID’s Criminal Investigation Division. […]

Arkansas Woman Arrested on Insurance Fraud, Arson, Theft Charges

Article 0 Comments An Arkansas woman has been arrested on multiple felony charges related to arson and insurance fraud, the state department of insurance reported. The Arkansas Insurance Department said Kittie Louise Payton, 55, of Little Rock, was arrested by AID’s Criminal Investigation Division investigators on four felony charges stemming […]