Wednesday, November 6, 2013A Southern California insurance broker who overcharged Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, hundreds of thousands of dollars has been sentenced to more than two years in federal prison. City News Service says Jerry Goldman received a 27-month sentence Monday. He also was ordered to pay about $840,000 in restitution. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 30, 2013It took a government shutdown for many of us to start paying attention, but there are big changes afoot in the U.S. health care system. Despite the shutdown, October 1 marked the beginning of open enrollment for insurance coverage under the Obama adminstration's new health car... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 22, 2013The owner of a Northern California construction company and his family members in were convicted of committing workers’ compensation insurance premium fraud.
Jeffrey Thranow, 59, owner of Costa Bella Builders was convicted of committing workers’ compensation insurance premium f... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 15, 2013After the behemoth workers’ compensation reform law passed in 2012, state lawmakers this year enacted only a handful of measures that may affect or relate to workers’ compensation . Bills signed by Gov. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 10, 2013The number of homes at risk from wildfires in western U.S. states jumped 62 percent in the past year as more properties were developed in fire-prone areas, according to a report released on Thursday. About 1.2 million homes valued at more than $189 billion are at high to very high risk from wildfires in California and a dozen other Western states, according to CoreLogic Inc. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 8, 2013Insurers are getting faulty and incomplete data from the new U.S.-run health exchange, which may mean some Americans won’t be covered even after they sign up for an insurance plan. While it’s not clear how widespread the problem is, the reports from industry consultants are the f... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, September 17, 2013Investors expect 4 million Americans to initially enroll in the state insurance marketplaces created under President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, according to a survey released on Monday, as concerns mount that technical glitches could present obstacles to enrollment. READ MORE >>
Friday, September 6, 2013Bailey's Pawn Shop was set-up to assist the LA Kings Care Foundation in helping the local community. Ganis Insurance Services is a huge supporter of the LA Kings Care Foundation and would like for you to view the site designed for a great cause. You can visit Bailey's Pawn Shop by clicking this link. READ MORE >>
Thursday, September 5, 2013A workers’ compensation rate hike looks to be in the works for California businesses.
The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau Actuarial Committee met Wednesday and reviewed the June 30 experience, which showed “significant adverse medical loss development and inc... READ MORE >>
Thursday, September 5, 2013U.S. drivers are open to purchasing usage-based auto insurance (UBI) policies, or “pay as you drive” insurance, and are even more interested when told their premiums would go down, according to a survey. READ MORE >>