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July 31, 2009

Enterprise Florida’s Regional Strategic Planning Forum attended by CFO Sink

CFO Sink Speaks to “Leaders of Tomorrow”

Going Once, Going Twice, Sold! Unclaimed Property Auction will be held in October

Roofing company owner convicted of workers' comp fraud

CFO Sink activates DFS storm line to help with tornado claims

Workers' Compensation Bureau Chief speaks at the Florida Association of Self Insurance

Live on-line chat spurs attendance at Naples Florida housing workshop

Hurricane Checklist: Avoid non-renewal or cancellation of your insurance

Safeguard Our Seniors workshop draws crowd in Gulfport

My Family CFO Ideas from Readers: Minimize Credit-Card Interest Rates

Saving Money, Saving Energy: The "Cash for Clunkers" program goes fast

July 24, 2009

CFO Sink's leadership creates dramatic progress in foreclosure prevention for volunteer program

Florida Insurance Consumer Advocate hosts Claims Dispute Resolution Roundtable

Florida Housing Help workshop scheduled in Deltona

Racketeering pastor found guilty

State Fire Marshal Sink announces arson arrest following illegal “renovation” plan

Consumer Alert: CFO Sink warns of fraudulent email seeking personal data

DFS’ Division of Insurance Fraud congratulates Detective Carolina Varon on her accomplishments

Hurricane Checklist: How to file a claim

State Fire Marshal representatives attend Florida Fire Chiefs Association Annual Meeting & Executive Development Conference

Deputy CFO Brian London Addresses Florida Sheriffs Association

Upcoming DFS events around the state

My Family CFO Idea: Shop Now for Back-to-School Deals

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Make your dishwasher work more efficiently appliances

July 17, 2009

CFO Sink's Consumer Service specialists recover $11.5 million in six months

Florida Insurance Consumer Advocate hosts roundtable for advocate groups

CFO sink reminds Floridians to verify travel insurance in preparation for summer vacations

Newly elected Boys State CFO Ilvens Jean visits CFO's office

Foreclosure help workshop to be held July 25 in Naples

Are you properly insured for your summer fun?

Hurricane Checklist: Understand your health insurance coverage

My Family CFO Idea: A money-saving challenge

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Florida to receive up to $17,585,000 for rebate program to encourage purchases of energy-efficient appliances

July 10, 2009

CFO Sink addresses Florida Girls State

DFS Davis Productivity Awards recipients recognized by CFO Sink

CFO Sink congratulates A.L.Ex. -- Academy of Leadership and Excellence Class of 2009

Enterprise Florida execs talk job growth, development with CFO Sink

CFO Sink brings together housing stakeholders seeking effective help for Florida's first-time homebuyers

Foreclosure help workshop to be held July 25 in Naples

Hurricane Checklist: Mobile Home Mitigation

Just out of college? Don't neglect your health insurance

My Family CFO Idea: How to find the best answer to a health question

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Don’t Try to Bail out the Titanic with a Teaspoon

July 3, 2009

CFO Sink and emergency managers urge 4th of July fireworks safety

As KidCare reforms go into effect, CFO Sink urges Florida families to sign up

Florida Public Pension Trustees Association Addressed by CFO Sink

Show me the money! Sink’s Bureau of Unclaimed Property doles out record millions

CFO Sink commends use of Build America Bonds, resulting in $56 million saved

CFO Sink Speaks to Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters

CFO Sink praises Mayor Dyer and CSX for extending SunRail negotiating period

CFO Sink's Division of Insurance Fraud brings a five year old fraud case to a halt

CFO Sink urges Floridians to be prepared for summer road travels

Foreclosure workshop in Tampa draws 450

Hurricane Checklist: Understanding Your Deductible

My Family CFO Idea: Top 5 Remodeling Headaches according to Consumer Reports' Readers

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Reduce black carbon (aka, soot) pollution

June 26, 2009

DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano & CFO Alex Sink launch 'United We Serve' initiative, encouraging community service and preparedness

4-H Legislature visits Tallahassee, is addressed by CFO Sink

CFO Sink Participates in the Florida Bar Convention in Orlando

Florida Retail Federation addressed by CFO Sink

Mortgage Bankers Association of Florida hears from CFO Sink in Sarasota

Homeowners Find Help in Lake City

Hurricane Checklist: Finding the right contractor to harden your home

My Family CFO Idea: Watch out for debit card fraud

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Something fishy on the menu?

June 19, 2009

CFO Sink highlights statewide effort to bring more money to Florida's families

Latin Builders Association hears from CFO Sink in Miami

Florida Justice Association addressed by CFO Sink

CFO Sink recognizes 4th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

CFO Sink suspends Haines City funeral director's license for inappropriate disposing of remains

Lightning Safety Week is June 21-27

Hurricane Checklist: Is your business covered?

MyFamilyCFO Idea: Get Creative and Save Money on Summer Entertainment

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Save trees – rediscover your local library

June 12, 2009

Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee hears from CFO Sink

CFO Alex Sink Speaks to Florida’s School Board Members and School Superintendents

CFO Sink calls for greater efficiency, emphasis on transparency as SBA revisits budget

CFO Sink announces arrests of Escambia men charged with stealing nearly half a million dollars from local school

June is National Homeownership Month

Flagler County Florida Housing Help Workshop serves 50 Families

Hurricane Checklist: Just because you rent doesn’t mean you don’t need coverage

My Family CFO Idea: How will the Making Work Pay tax credit affect you?

Policy solutions based on science will save time, energy and money for Florida’s next generation

June 5, 2009

CFO Sink applauds signing of KidCare reforms

Productivity Award recipients congratulated by CFO Sink

At State EOC, CFO Sink is briefed on mock hurricane exercise

Tampa's Cub Scout Pack 47 visits CFO Sink

DFS detective, multi-agency effort recovers millions for fraud victims

Hurricane Checklist: Make sure your valuables are covered

My Family CFO Idea: You can find money to save

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Take out your broom or rake

May 29, 2009

CFO Sink, AARP join other groups to 'Create the Good,' help neighbors, communities prepare for 2009 storms

CFO Alex Sink recognizes Jacksonville officer as 'Trooper of the Year'

Cabinet and Governor honor Prudential Financial Davis Productivity Awards

CFO Sink unveils new online insurance library as part of hurricane preparedness week

Florida National Guard Unit Thanked For Service by CFO Sink at Send-Off Ceremony

CFO Alex Sink appoints new 'sunshine attorney' showing commitment to open government

CFO Sink revokes license of agent who was misleading seniors in annuity scam

Hurricane Safety Precautions

My Family CFO Idea: Education is needed before investing

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Hot and cold energy savings at home

May 22, 2009

CFO Alex Sink unveils 'Florida's Checkbook’, adds new level of transparency in government spending

State plane travel logs posted online following CFO Sink's recommendation for greater transparency

DFS wins a gold medal for Excellence in Loss Prevention

CFO Sink Highlights Transparency and Waste Cutting at Florida TaxWatch Meeting

Inspector General Conference Hears From CFO Sink on Importance of Accountability

United Way and CFO Sink Hold Gathering of Faith and Community Leaders

CFO Sink asking for feedback on foreclosure process to provide to Task Force

Deputy CFO Teston speaks at Financial Planning Association’s Quarterly Meeting

Florida Consumer Advocate urges governor to veto managed care legislation

CFO Sink offers natural disaster preparedness and recovery programs for small business owners

Upcoming Hurricane Preparedness events

Hurricane season is the time for an annual check-up

My Family CFO Idea: Resolve and remember to regularly backup your computer

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Policy solutions based on science will save time, energy and money for Florida’s next generation

May 15, 2009

Cabinet motions proposed by CFO Sink to improve SBA transparency

CFO Sink speaks to the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches

At Women’s Conference welcome, CFO Sink shares personal experience

DFS Investigators catch woman trying to steal millions from Florida

CFO Sink calls for state plane travel logs to be posted online

Letter to Florida Congressional delegation from CFO Sink warns of harm to small businesses and state

Join the Hurricane Seminar in Deland on Thursday, May 21st

Send your veteran back to school with the new GI Bill

Automobile insurance for young adults: deal or no deal

The Weekly Hurricane Financial Checklist

My Family CFO Idea: Retirement planning should include tax planning

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Maximize lighting efficiency in your home

May 8, 2009

CFO Sink attends ribbon cutting of consolidated call center, saving Floridians millions

Commencement Speaker Alex Sink Receives Her First Honorary Doctorate

CFO Sink joins state leaders in honoring slain law-enforcement officers at Capitol

$14 million recovered by CFO Sink's insurance consumer specialists last year

State Fire Marshal Sink encourages Floridians to participate in Arson Awareness Week

CFO Sink sends letter to SBA Director on oversight recommendations

DFS participates is "Girls Going Places"

Sarasota Civic League Gets Visit From CFO Sink

CFO Sink's DFS to host Safeguard Our Seniors Forum in Deland

NFL Youth Education in Jacksonville

The Weekly Hurricane Financial Checklist

My Family CFO Idea: Organize your finances online

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Turn It Off!

May 1, 2009

CFO Sink commends Florida Senate for passing Safeguard Our Seniors legislation to protect seniors

CFO Sink applauds passage of KidCare legislation

Cabinet Resolution for Public Service Recognition Week May 4-9

CFO Sink restricts Lake Wales funeral home director's activities after decomposed body found

CFO Sink urges continuation of My Safe Florida Home program with existing funds

CFO Sink calls for funding of Inland Protection Trust Fund

CFO Sink appointed to Florida Supreme Court Task Force on Mortgage Foreclosures

Department of Financial Services presents five Florida Housing Help workshops

CFO Sink posts new Web site to help military recover life insurance compensation

USF Students Have Lunch with CFO Sink as Part of Session Internship Program

Financial Planning Association of Florida meets with CFO Sink

State Fire Marshal canines sniff out foul play

Staying healthy in the workplace

The Weekly Hurricane Financial Checklist

My Family CFO Idea: Beware of unscrupulous lenders

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Reducing the Heat Island Effect in our Neighborhoods

April 24, 2009

CFO Sink's ‘Protecting Florida Homeowners' roundtable brings together lawyers & lenders

CFO Sink promotes “Safeguard Our Seniors” legislation with a visit to the Bayview Senior Center in Pensacola

CFO Sink visits the Andrews Institute in Pensacola

CFO Sink opposes near-shore drilling bill that threatens Florida's economy

On Earth Day, CFO Sink's Division of Legal Services recognized for environmental awareness

CFO Sink: Three arrested after preying on seniors in insurance fraud scheme

My Family CFO Idea: A sensible way to protect your valuable property

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Eating Healthy Can Lower the Medical Bills

Going Green for Homeowners: What insurance questions should you ask?

April 17, 2009

State Fire Marshal Sink honors Florida Firefighters during Firefighter Appreciation Week

CFO Sink works to protect Florida homeowners and boost housing market

CFO Sink saves over $2 million annually with call center consolidation

CFO Sink releases details for upcoming lawyer/lender roundtable in Tampa

April is Water Conservation Month in Florida

CFO Sink: DFS Storm Line ready to help victims of Florida storms and tornadoes

Economic Town Hall with Congressman Wexler

Florida Licensing On Wheels (FLOW)

My Family CFO Idea: Family dinners are a good value

Saving Energy, Saving Energy: The Economics of Safe Pets in Florida

April 10, 2009

CFO Sink announces upcoming lawyer/lender
roundtable to help Floridians avoid foreclosure

CFO Sink encourages Legislature to continue My Safe
Florida Home

CFO Sink announces new State Fire Marshal Division
Director

Florida Housing Help workshops continue to help
homeowners

Coral Insurance Company ordered into rehabilitation
by circuit court judge

My Family CFO Idea: It's hurricane financial check-up
time

A stitch in time saves nine…..

April 3, 2009

CFO Sink Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for Palm Harbor Marina

CFO Sink meets with middle school student for Developmental Disability Awareness Day

CFO Sink: Don't be an 'April Fool,' get financially literate

Florida Housing Help workshops continue

Buy Florida Bonds

CFO Sink urges Floridians to claim valuable tax credit

My Family CFO Idea: Long-term care insurance and Medicaid

Saving Energy, Saving Money: Concerned about high summer utility bills?