Post Content

Our Division of Insurance is hosting an outreach event today at South Station talking about insurance
awareness, changing weather patterns and the potential for property damage.

South station 1

Today’s event is part of our ongoing effort to educate consumers to “Know What You Have, Learn What
You Need.”  Division staff is distributing brochures and are available to explain to consumers why it is important to check insurance policies regularly. Consumers are encouraged to ask questions they may have about storm damage, their insurance coverage, or any other insurance-related questions.

In the last two years we have seen tornadoes, tropical storms, hurricanes and snowstorms deliver considerable damage to different regions of the Commonwealth.   These unexpected weather events resulted in millions of dollars in damage to homes, businesses, and vehicles.  By taking proactive steps to adequately insure property, consumers can save themselves time, money, and significant headaches. 

Consumers with insurance questions can reach the Division of Insurance’s toll-free line at (877) 563-4467 or visit their website at www.mass.gov/doi.  You can also find the Division of Insurance on Twitter @MassDOI.

The event is going on right now – DOI staff will be on hand to answer your questions until 6pm.

Written By:

Recent Posts

Holiday Shopping Tips: Avoiding Package Theft posted on Dec 7

Holiday Shopping Tips: Avoiding Package Theft

  The United States Postal Service estimates it will deliver around 750 million packages this holiday season. Package thefts rise during the holiday season, and some thieves will even follow delivery trucks to scoop up packages as soon as they are delivered. To make sure   …Continue Reading Holiday Shopping Tips: Avoiding Package Theft

Holiday Shopping Tips: Express Vs. Implied Warranties posted on Dec 5

Holiday Shopping Tips: Express Vs. Implied Warranties

  When buying a gift for a friend or family member, you worry about how much to spend or whether the recipient will like it. But what consumers don’t have to worry about is the product’s warranty. A warranty is a two-part pledge. First, it   …Continue Reading Holiday Shopping Tips: Express Vs. Implied Warranties

Turning up the heat on utility scams posted on Nov 30

Turning up the heat on utility scams

  As the weather gets colder scams targeting utility customers may increase as consumers balance the costs of heating their homes with the need for warmth. Some scammers pretend to represent a major energy provider and claim that they will cut your electrical power, assess   …Continue Reading Turning up the heat on utility scams