Insurance Practices/Profits

Consumer Information

Press Releases

Studies

Testimony and Comments


Consumer Information

  • Consumers Should be Cautious About Buying "Add-On" Insurance, 07/26/10. (PDF)
  • Consumer Groups Advise Consumers to Check their Insurers' Financial Condition, 2/20/09. (PDF)

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Press Releases

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Studies

  • The Insurance Industry‚Äôs Incredible Disappearing Weather Catastrophe Risk,02/17/12. (PDF)
  • Property/Casualty Insurance in 2008: Overpriced Insurance and Underpaid Claims Result in Unjustified Profits, Padded Reserves, and Excessive Capitalization, 01/10/08. (PDF)
  • The "Good Hands" Company or A Leader in Anti-Consumer Practices? Excessive Prices and Poor Claims Practices at The Allstate Corporation, 07/18/07. (PDF)
  • Property/Casualty Insurance in 2007: Overpriced Insurance, Underpaid Claims, Declining Losses and Unjustified Profits, 01/08/07. (PDF)
  • The Impact of Commissions on Prices and Service Quality for Home and Automobile Insurance, 02/24/05. (PDF)
  • Contingent Insurance Commissions: Implications for Consumers, 01/26/05. (PDF)

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Testimony and Comments

  • Consumer Federation Urges National Association of Insurance Commissioners to Examine AFLAC Denials of Aviation Death Claims, 07/02/08. (PDF)
  • Testimony of J. Robert Hunter on Credit-Based Insurance Scoring, House Financial Services Committee, 05/21/08. (PDF)
  • CFA Urges Halt to Overpricing by Insurers in New York, 02/15/08. (PDF)
  • Testimony of J. Robert Hunter on Insurance Regulatory Reform before the House Financial Services Committee, 10/30/07. (PDF)
  • Consumer Group Letter to NAIC on Unfair Insurance Rating Practices by Insurers, Third Party Organizations, 03/19/07. (PDF)
  • Testimony of CFA's Robert Hunter on Insurance Brokerage Practices before the Senate Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Financial Management, 11/15/04. (PDF)
  • Testimony of CFA's J. Robert Hunter before the Senate Banking Committee: Examination and Oversight of the Condition and Regulation of the Insurance Industry, 09/30/04. (PDF)

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