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July 30, 2010

CFO Alex Sink Stands with Small Businesses and Florida Realtors during Lost-Income Claims Process

CFO Sink Mourns the Death of Rear Admiral LeRoy Collins, Jr.

CFO Alex Sink Recovers Over $11.1 Million for Florida Insurance Consumers since January

CFO Sink Meets with Interpol Secretary General

CFO Alex Sink Announces Arrest of Seminole County Man Charged with Arson & Attempted Murder

CFO Alex Sink Hosts Workers’ Compensation Compliance Seminars in the Panhandle

Consumer Corner: Home Buyer Warranties Need to Be Read with Care

Navigating the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Part VIII - Preventative Care Benefits

Hurricane Checklist: Don’t Get Caught in a Binding Suspension

My Family CFO: Watch Out for Theft When You Least Expect It

Florida Housing Help Website and Workshops

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

July 23, 2010

CFO Alex Sink Calls Florida Legislature Tone Deaf on Oil Response

CFO Sink to Bernanke: Work Together to Strengthen Small Business Lending

CFO Alex Sink Announces New Online Tool for Injured Employee Benefits

Enterprise Florida Called on by CFO Sink to Lead NW Florida Economic Recovery

CFO Alex Sink Asks Feinberg to Clarify Claims Process

CFO Sink on Results of Healthy Kids Independent Review of WellCare

Consumer Corner: Beware of a Malicious BP Email Phishing Scam

ICA Shaw Explains the Effects of Healthcare Reform on Small Businesses - Part VII of the Summer Healthcare Series

Consumers Who Purchased Unauthorized Health Insurance Plan Must File Proof of Claim by August 31, 2010

Hurricane Checklist: Protecting Your Mobile Home

My Family CFO: Watch Out for Job-Hunting Help Requesting Upfront Fees

Florida Housing Help Website and Workshops

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

July 16, 2010

CFO Alex Sink Regarding Delay of Urgently Needed Help to Citizens and Businesses

CFO Alex Sink to Save State $420,000 per Year with Electronic Licenses

CFO Sink Speaks to Latin American Association of Insurance Agents

Unclaimed Property Auction to be held in Orlando on August 21

Joint Investigation Results in Arrests in Mortgage Fraud Crackdown

Consumer Corner: Consumer Outreach Helps Small Businesses Understand How to Make Claims for BP Damages

ICA Shaw Discusses the Extension of Benefits to Dependent Children and Its Effect on Parents - Part VI of Summer Healthcare Series

Extremely Active Hurricane Season Expected

Hurricane Checklist: Understanding Your Deductible

My Family CFO: Your Credit Score Can Affect How Much You Pay

Florida Housing Help Website and Workshops

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

July 9, 2010

CFO Alex Sink Responds to Narrow Claims Implication Made by Claims Administrator Feinberg

CFO Sink Asks Florida Congressional Delegation to Waive Federal Income Tax on BP Payments

State Fire Marshal Visits Ocala Fire Station on the 4th

CFO Sink Commends Special Session on Drilling Ban

Man charged in V.M. Ybor Neighborhood Fires

FAMU Credit Union President and Florida A& M Institute Director Charged with Conspiracy

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Workers’ Compensation Compliance Seminars

Consumer Corner: IRS to Assist Taxpayers Affected by the Gulf Oil Spill

ICA Shaw Gives Consumers Information On High Risk Pools And Using The Web Portal Part V - A Summer Series

Hurricane Checklist: Selecting the Right Contractor to Protect Your Home

My Family CFO: Free Wireless Internet and How to Find It

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Florida Housing Help Website and Workshops

July 2, 2010

Emergency Managers and CFO Sink Urge 4th of July Fireworks Safety

CFO Alex Sink’s Priority Legislation to Increase Accountability in Effect

Local Governments Need Help Now

CFO Sink Urges Claims Administrator Feinberg to Improve Claims

Clean Energy Congress Offers Declaration of Energy Independence CFO Alex Sink: ‘Florida Vets Connect’ Now Helping Veterans Receive Benefits Information

CFO Sink Statement Recognizing the Loss of Tampa Police Officers Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis

Consumer Corner: Senate Passes Extension of the National Flood Insurance Program

ICA Shaw Offers Consumers Tips on Navigating Federal Healthcare Reform Part IV - A Summer Series

Hurricane Checklist: Business Owners, Are You Covered?

My Family CFO: The Evolution of the Coupon into Mobile Marketing

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Florida Housing Help Website and Workshops

June 25, 2010

CFO Alex Sink Encourages SBA to Get the Word Out on Expedited Loans

CFO Sink Provides Special Bulletin to Help Florida’s Businesses with Oil Disaster

CFO Alex Sink Ramps Up Unclaimed Property Efforts in Northwest Florida

Fraud for Concert Tickets Lands Broward County Sheriff's Deputy and Co-conspirator in Jail

Navigating Federal Healthcare Reform Part III - A Summer Series

DFS Outreach Coordinator Discusses BP Claim Process with Coastal Small Businesses

When Thunder Roars, Move Indoors

Consumer Corner: Representatives from CFO Sink's Office Discuss Access to Capital for Small Businesses

Hurricane Checklist: Does Your Insurance Cover Your Valuables?

Florida Housing Help Website and Workshops

My Family CFO: Find the Best Deals for Smart Shopping

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

June 18, 2010

CFO Alex Sink Requests New Escrow Claims Facility Be Located in Florida

CFO Sink Launches New Video as Part of Her Commitment to Safeguard Our Seniors Initiative

$20 Billion BP Oil Disaster Claims Fund

MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan Discusses BP Claims with CFO Alex Sink

Insurance Consumer Advocate: Navigating Health Care Reform Part II - A Summer Series

Consumer Corner: Still No Agreement on National Flood Insurance Program

Hurricane Checklist: Renters Need Coverage, Too!

Florida Housing Help Workshops

My Family CFO: U.S. Treasury Goes Paperless

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

June 11, 2010

Federal Government Strengthens Oversight of BP Claims Process

CFO Alex Sink Launches Deepwater Horizon Financial Accountability Website

CFO Sink Incensed over BP’s $5,000 Lost Income Payments

Activation of Emergency Bridge Loan Program Commended by CFO Sink

Special Session Supported by CFO Sink, Calling for Business Relief, Consumer Protections & Environmental Endowment

CFO Sink Honors Mike Bullock of Florida Park Service

20th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act Recognized by CFO

Wrap-Up of This Week’s Statewide Workers’ Compensation Sweep

Navigating Federal Healthcare Reform - A Summer Series from Insurance Consumer Advocate Sean Shaw

Consumer Corner: CFO Sink Reminds Seniors Medicare Supplement Policies Still Effective Despite Program Changes

The Weekly Hurricane Financial Checklist

Florida Housing Help Workshops

My Family CFO: Start College Savings When Your Children Are Young

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

June 4, 2010

CFO Sink Surveys Oil Response in Pensacola, Miami

CFO Sink Demands Answers from BP CEO Hayward, Attendance at Next Florida Cabinet Meeting

Military Heroes Honored by CFO Sink at Memorial Day Ceremony

CFO Sink Urges Financial Preparations at Start of 2010 Hurricane Season

SBA Reforms Signed into Law Overdue, More Required to Protect Pension Fund, CFO Sink States

CFO Sink’s Priority Safeguard Our Seniors Legislation Signed into Law

CFO Sink’s Contracting Reforms Signed by Governor Crist

CFO Sink Statement on Governor Crist’s Veto of HB 5603

CFO Sink Announces Arrests of 6 PIP Scammers in Hillsborough County

ICA Sean Shaw’s Insurance Advice for Newlyweds Part III: Later in Life Insurance Needs

CFO Sink Suspends Miami Beach Public Adjuster’s License for Diverting Consumers’ Funds

Consumer Corner: Florida, It’s Time to Come Together

Florida Housing Help Workshops

My Family CFO: Business Ways to Organize your Finances

National Parks Free Entrance Days

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

May 28, 2010

CFO Sink Discusses Potential Economic and Environmental Impact of Oil Spill in Key West

Special Bulletin: The Only Oil on Florida Beaches Is Suntan Oil

CFO Sink Asks Florida DEP to Study Effects of Oil in Louisiana

$25 Million Comes at Critical Time

CFO Sink Calls on SBA Secretary Mills to Review Loan Process for Struggling Small Businesses

CFO Sink Urges Governor Crist to Activate Emergency Loans to Help Small Businesses

CFO Sink Asks President Obama for Federal Takeover of Deepwater Horizon Oil Leak Response

CFO Sink Commends Governor Crist for Signing Energy Efficiency Legislation

Hurricane Checklist: May 23-29 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week

Public Adjusters: An Alternative to Handling a Claim on Your Own

Florida Financial Literacy Council Seeks Nominations for Literacy Award

Consumer Corner: Find Your Own Treasure at FLTreasureHunt.org

Florida Housing Help Workshop in Tallahassee

My Family CFO: You Can't Lose by Calling and Asking

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

May 21, 2010

CFO Sink Calls for State & Federal Actions to Protect Florida’s Economy after Oil Spill

Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport Opening This Weekend

CFO Sink Hosts Small Business Roundtable in Orlando on Importance of Disaster Preparedness

CFO Sink Joins Mayor Dyer, Metro Orlando Officials for Unveiling of New Biodiesel Blending Station

CFO Sink's Statewide Disaster Preparedness Blitz Kicks Off Today with 16 Events Through Saturday

CFO Sink Tours Everglades, Discusses Potential Oil Spill Impacts

$25 Million Tourism Grant from BP A Good Step

CFO Sink Welcomes News of SBA Disaster Loans for 25 Counties Affected Economically by Oil Spill

CFO Sink Announces $100 Million Savings for Businesses from Drop in Trust Fund Assessment Rate

ICA Shaw Offers Consumers Tips on Navigating the Claims Process in Preparation for Hurricane Season

Consumer Corner: How to improve your insurance risk score

Foreclosure Help from Florida Housing Help

My Family CFO: Saving for the Future is a Good Habit to Get Into

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

May 14, 2010

CFO Sink Urges Floridians to Celebrate Armed Forces Day

CFO Sink Asks BP to Fund Worldwide Advertising Campaign to Advise That Florida Beaches And Businesses Are Open

CFO Sink Honors the National Guard & Reserve as Part of Statewide Event

Take the Deepwater Horizon Business Impact Survey

Florida Native Plant Society Honored by the Cabinet with a Resolution

CFO Sink Asks BP to Clarify Claims Process

CFO Sink Praises Oil Spill Federal Aid Proposal

CFO Sink Commends Governor Crist for Acting on Her Request to Seek Loan Assistance for Florida Small Businesses

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Wildlife Rehabilitation and Volunteer Information

“Shameless” Scammer Arrest Announced by CFO Sink

ICA Sean Shaw’s Insurance Advice for Newlyweds Part II—Protecting Your Joint Assets

Consumer Corner: Interested in Learning More about the Federal Health Care Plan?

Foreclosure Help from Florida Housing Help

My Family CFO: Save on Your Vacation - Florida Beaches Are Open

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

May 7, 2010

CFO Sink Calls for State & Federal Actions to Protect Florida’s Economy after Oil Spill

Businesses Urged by CFO Sink to Prepare Now for BP Claims

Sink, Gelber, Kriseman, Fitzgerald Propose Constitutional Amendment That Protects Florida’s Coastline

CFO Sink Disappointed with BP Responsiveness, Again Requests More Info, Better Focus on Florida

CFO Sink Pushes Governor Crist to Agenda Deepwater Horizon Response Efforts for Next Cabinet Meeting

CFO Sink’s Opening of Helpline, Deepwater Horizon Web Page Touted

Chancellor Brogan Commended by CFO Sink for Establishment of Oil Spill Academic Task Force

State Fire Marshal Sink Announces Arson Awareness Week

Public Workers Honored by CFO Sink during Public Service Recognition Week

ICA Sean Shaw’s Insurance Advice for Newlyweds Part I: Insuring Your Life Together

CFO Sink Urges Magnolia and Northern Capital Policyholders to Secure New Coverage

Consumer Corner: Be Wary of Callers Posing as Medicare Reps

Florida Housing Help Offers Foreclosure Education

My Family CFO: Start an Emergency Fund

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Eating Green

April 30, 2010

CFO Sink’s Safeguard Our Seniors Legislation Passes Legislature

CFO Sink Commends Passage of Firefighter Death Benefits Bill

CFO Alex Sink Urges White House to Enact Better Protections against Future Oil Spills

CFO Sink’s Contracting Reforms Pass Legislature, Will Improve State Procedures & Accountability

SBA Reforms Overdue, More Required to Protect Pension Fund

CFO Sink Joins Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission in Promoting Outdoor Safety for Children

CFO Sink’s Risk Management Passes Legislature, Reducing Workers’ Comp Costs

Harold M. Knowles Appointed by CFO Sink to Citizens Board of Governors

CFO Sink Asks Commissioner McCarty for Information on Florida Insurers in Preparation for Hurricane Season

CFO Sink meets with Volunteer Florida Board members

Florida Keys “Conch Award” Presented to CFO Sink

ICA Shaw Discusses the Effects of Boomerangers on Family Insurance Coverage

Consumer Corner: Renting a Car on Vacation

Florida Housing Help: Soldier’s Wife Thanks CFO Sink and Encourages Others

My Family CFO: Put Your Lunch Budget on a Diet

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Saving Energy, Saving Money: National Arbor Day is April 30th - So Plant a Tree!

April 23, 2010

CFO Sink’s Safeguard Our Seniors Legislation Passes Senate Unanimously

“Green” Jobs on Earth Day Encouraged by CFO Sink

CFO Sink Announces Arrest of Eight PIP Scammers in Continued PIP Sweep Arrests

Davie Insurance Agent Arrested after Scamming Elders Out of Millions of Dollars

Consumer Corner: Sweepstakes Scams and Solicitations

Florida Housing Help: Tampa FHH Workshop Draws More than 350 Families

My Family CFO: Save on Your Summer Vacation

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Keep Florida's Environment Home to Native Species

April 16, 2010

State Fire Marshal Sink Honors Florida Firefighters during Firefighter Appreciation Week

CFO Sink Recovers $4.4 Million For Florida Insurance Consumers Since January

Children's Capitol for a Day

Northern Capital Insurance Company Ordered Into Rehabilitation

CFO Sink Welcomes Leadership Highlands and Leadership Lake Wales

Florida Osteopathic Medical Association Meets with CFO Sink

Consumer Corner: Tips to Consider Before Purchasing an Extended Warranty

Florida Housing Help: Assistance for Families Facing Foreclosure

My Family CFO: Tax Planning for the Next Time

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Happy 40th Earth Day!

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Scammers Take Advantage of Health Reform

April 9, 2010

CFO Sink Works to Help Homeowners, Boost Economy

Financial Literacy Council and CFO Sink Announce Gus Stavros as 2010 Champion of Financial Literacy Award Recipient

CFO Sink’s Unclaimed Property Bureau Sets New State Record, Wins National Award

Insurance Consumer Advocate Launches Investigation into The Hartford

CFO Sink Meets with Risk Management Team

Two Lake County Suspects Arrested in Arson Investigation

CFO Sink Regarding Referral of Criminal RPOF Investigation to Independent Prosecutor

Consumer Corner: Lapse of National Flood Program Can Pose Problems

Office of Fiscal Integrity Arrests Boynton Beach Man for Stealing Surplus Funds

CFO Sink meets the "Ought to be a Law" Delegation from Tampa

Foreclosure Help from Florida Housing Help

My Family CFO: Family Fiscal Fitness Features Financial Calculators

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Earth's Water is a Precious Commodity

2010 Tax Credit Helps Small Employers Provide Health Insurance Coverage

April 2, 2010

CFO Sink Calls for Better Coordination with Local School Districts, Teachers and Florida Department of Education as “Race To The Top” Heads to Second Round

Property Assessed Clean Energy Supported by CFO Sink

CFO Sink Opens Helpline after Storms Strike Oakland Park

Do Your Part: Fill Out and Mail in Your Census Form

CFO Sink's Investigators Help Put Ponzi Schemer Behind Bars

Consumer Corner: Before Buying Travel Insurance, Understand What You Are Buying

ICA Sean Shaw Recognizes National Kidney Awareness Month and Supports End-Stage Renal Disease Access Legislation

CFO Sink Announces Arrest of Lake Worth Health Care Center Owner

Florida Housing Help Offers Foreclosure Education

My Family CFO: Looking for a job in Florida?

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Buy Ecologically Farmed Products

Safeguard Our Seniors Helps Protect Floridians