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Avoid Scams, Keep Your Purchases Safe This Holiday Shopping Season

Before making holiday purchases for Black Friday, do some research on your choice of retail stores and their policies.

CBS Detroit–11/21/2012

OFIR’s Top Ten Investor Traps

The Office of Financial and Insurance Regulation released its annual list of traps that cautious investors should avoid when seeking to jump-start their investment portfolios.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2011

State Shuts Down Suspected Fake Mortgage Company

The state of Michigan says it has shut down what’s believed to be a phony mortgage company seeking to scam people out of money and personal information.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2011


College Bound Kids Mean Parents Need To Re-Evaluate Insurance

As students head to college, the Office of Financial and Insurance Regulation (OFIR) says parents and students should review their family’s insurance policies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2011


Insurance Tips For Your Summer Vacation

With summer in full swing, many Michiganders are headed out for a family vacation. Read these auto and property insurance tips before hitting the road for your family trip.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2011

New Online Service Provides Background Info. On Investment Advisers

The Office of Financial and Insurance Regulation (OFIR) Thursday advised Michigan consumers of an enhancement to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s  Investment Adviser Public Disclosure website that will allow investors to electronically access information […]