Checking on your coverage

Lord, Mary
May 1993
U.S. News & World Report;5/24/93, Vol. 114 Issue 20, p55
Offers tips on how to check out and keep tabs on insurance companies. Know your insurer; Check the registration; Ask about safety nets; Ferret out finances; Hot-line information; Where to lodge complaints.


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