There is a small town where I grew up and the officials are committing insurance fraud on a grand scale. Memberships are sold to senior citizens who have insurance with an added benefit of Silver Sneakers. Members discount to these gym clubs are $5.00 off the normal membership. My understanding of Silver Sneakers is that the senior who is eligible for the benefit isn't charged for any membership fees and would be responsible for extras such a renting a gym locker. I attempted to join two of the local gyms and was told that the member is required to pay the full membership except for the small discount that is considered a Silver Sneaker discount. Who can I report this to? I'm not living in the state where this is happening.
I am not seeing any insurance fraud here. That would be fraud on an insurer. There may be consumer fraud or false advertising. If the latter, you can report them to your local attorney general or bring a class action as suggested.
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