A deception deliberately practiced in order to secure unfair or unlawful
A piece of trickery; a trick.
One that defrauds; a cheat.
One who assumes a false pose; an impostor.
Insurance Fraud is a felony punishable by up to five years in state prison and a
Did You Know?
Insurance fraud is among the most costly white collar crimes in America.
According to a 2000 study by Hartford, Conn.-based Conning & Co., insurance
fraud costs the American public $96 billion dollars annually in increased
And that tab includes only the direct cost of insurance, not the
consequential higher prices for consumer goods and services. A report by the
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners in 1996 estimated that such
consequential costs could range as high as $530 billion.