A New Year Should Mean an Annual Insurance Review

At the beginning of the new year, many people often make resolutions to better themselves. From eating healthier to exercising more, saving money to completing a project, we all make goals for the year.  In 2020, resolve to better protect yourself and your loved ones by performing an annual insurance review. This simple act can […]

What You Need to Know About Construction Liens

The construction industry can be brutal and the laws affecting it can be very complex to navigate. Unfortunately, when a contract goes south, those involved in the project can end up facing substantial financial losses. Construction business owners, service vendors, construction workers, and all others involved in a given project face serious risks when getting […]

Insurance Companies MUST Pay for Accidents Caused by a Drunk Driver

While insurance companies are obligated to compensate victims of drunk driving accidents, there have been instances where they attempt to avoid paying out by placing blame solely on the driver.  For instance, one agency attempted to classify a drunk driving accident as intentional in order to avoid paying the verdict. The insurer argued that because […]

How to File a Complaint with the Texas Insurance Dept

Have you had a terrible experience with your insurance company acting in bad faith or offering you a disappointing settlement? In addition to consulting with the McAllen insurance lawyers at Millin & Millin, you also have the option of filing a complaint with the Texas government agency responsible for protecting consumers against bad faith insurance […]

Protecting Your Home This Hurricane Season

The past few years have seen a few devastating hurricanes cause massive amounts of damage to Texas’ coastal region. While we here in the Rio Grande Valley have been fortunate to avoid any catastrophes, the reality is that a major storm can eventually hit our region. That’s why being prepared this hurricane season is so […]

Worst Insurance Companies for Bad Faith

Whenever you sign up for insurance, either life, home, or auto, you do so under the belief that you will be protected should you or your property suffer some sort of damage. Insurance companies claim that they have all the resources and knowledge needed to help you successfully settle your claim – and that you […]

Business Interruption Insurance

The 2017 hurricane season was the most expensive in U.S. history, causing over $200 billion in damages. This was especially true of Harvey in Texas. As a business owner in the Rio Grande Valley, your business is much more susceptible to flooding, hurricane damages, and other weather-related damages. While commercial property insurance will help to […]

Avoid a Pool Accident and Personal Injury Claim This Summer

Summer offers perfect weather for poolside entertainment. This is especially true here in the Greater McAllen metro area where temperatures can soar into the 100s. There’s nothing quite like spending a blazing afternoon cooling off in your very own pool or with friends at the local water park. But it is absolutely vital for parents […]

FAQs About Bad Faith Insurance

After filing an insurance claim, most families will expect their insurer to act in good faith. As a policyholder, it’s natural to expect the process to work in your favor, especially when you have maintained a solid payment record. When an individual has been involved in a situation that affects their way of life, compensation […]

Bad Faith Insurance Tactics to Watch for When Making a Fire Insurance Claim

During the holiday season, accidental fires tend to occur more frequently because of various reasons: Christmas trees catching ablaze, bad wiring on Christmas lights igniting, electric blankets malfunctioning, or electrical space heaters being placed too close to fire hazards. When a family faces a catastrophic event like a house fire, the stress added on by […]