Insurance villages bring results for frustrated SWFL homeowners

Many homes are still damaged nearly seven months after Hurricane Ian, with their owners struggling with the claims process so they can be made whole. Now the state hopes a series of insurance villages in Southwest Florida can help bridge that gap.

Insurance companies shortchanged Hurricane Ian victims?

Florida’s Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis confirmed the Division of Investigative and Forensic Services opened an investigation into fraud allegations based on a tip provided by Representative Bob Rommel’s Office.

Tips on smartphone safety, efficiency

On average, we check our phones nearly 100 times and spend around 5 1/2 hours on them daily. But you may not know there are some things you do on the phone to put yourself at risk.