Insurance fraud is on the rise, and it might impact you more than you think. Historically, in hard economic times, crime increases. Perhaps many people who are otherwise law-abiding citizens find themselves pinned between a rock and a hard place and must find a way to cheat the system in order to survive. People get desperate and try to file fraudulent insurance claims in order to find a source of income.
The insurance industry measures fraud by keeping track of “questionable claims.” A questionable claim is one where the