What Does an Insurance Fraud Charge Mean?
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What Does an Insurance Fraud Charge Mean?

Insurance fraud happens every day all over the United States. And anyone can be a victim.
 
Insurance is an easy target because many people incorrectly see it as a low-risk crime with big rewards. The Coalition Against Insurance Fraud estimates that over $80 billion – yes, billion – is stolen in insurance schemes every year. And this is actually a conservative number because a lot of insurance fraud isn’t reported or detected.
 
Fraud can result in big personal and financial costs for consumers, businesses, the government, and society. Because of this, the penalties are quite severe. So if you’ve been charged with insurance fraud, you should take the charges seriously.…

Understanding Credit Card Fraud Laws in Illinois
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Understanding Credit Card Fraud Laws in Illinois

 
The holidays are in full swing. Many people are out and about buying holiday gifts for their family and friends in stores and online. With more purchases being made and credit card bills running high, someone might not notice a purchase on their bill that they didn’t make.
 
Currently, millions of Americans carry multiple credit cards and many of the credit card holders use them for holiday shopping. Credit cards are everywhere. Because they are so prevalent, credit card fraud is on the rise, and the holidays are a prime time go after someone’s card.
 
There are a number of reasons why someone might commit credit card fraud.…