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NAPLES, Fla. – The Florida Division of Insurance Fraud, which operates under the direction of Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and the Department of Financial Services, today announced the arrest of Naples man Daniel T. Phelps, 56, for allegedly stealing two insurance claim payments totaling more than $96,000 from an elderly New Jersey business owner.  George Capuzzi filed the initial insurance claim after damage was sustained to his business during Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – October is recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater is partnering with the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) to announce a brand-new online initiative called Your L.I.F.E., which stands for Learn Individual Financial Empowerment, to help survivors gain a better understanding of money management and how to prepare for financial security.
Florida's Chief Financial Officer, Jeff Atwater, also doubles as the State's Fire Marshal and this week Atwater announced a new pilot program aimed at educating college students about the dangers of fire.