How do I file a claim against the estate of GIC?
The Receiver's claim filing deadline is May 29, 2018.
In order for a claim against the estate of GIC to be considered timely-filed, completed proof of claim forms must be submitted and postmarked by May 29, 2018.
Can I file a proof of claim form in the GIC estate after the filing deadline? Will it be considered late-filed?
Yes, you may file a proof of claim. However, any proof of claim form postmarked after May 29, 2018 will be processed as late-filed.
How do I obtain a proof of claim form?
If you would like a proof of claim form, please contact the Receiver by using our "Contact Us" form. Alternatively, you may contact the Receiver at #850-413-3081 (toll-free to Florida Residents by calling #800-882-3054).
Do I need to submit a proof of claim form to the Department in order to have a state guaranty association make payments on my loss claim?
No. The state guaranty associations has access to the company claim files and will review your claim to determine if it is a covered claim on which payments may be due. If you are not certain that your claim is covered by a guaranty association and/or you wish to make a claim directly against the GIC receivership estate, you must submit a proof of claim form to the Department.
When is the Department sending out Proof of Claim forms? The Department mailed 16,820 Proof of Claim forms on February 22, 2018 to policyholders, injured workers, employees, general creditors, premium finance companies and various government agencies. A second mailing will occur in March. The claim filing deadline is May 29, 2018. More information can be found here: GIC pages.