Your credit card could be copied at the gas pump. It’s crackdown time

On Thursday, at a Shell station at 10690 Southwest Eighth Street west of Miami, Adam Putnam and state Sen. Anitere Flores showed off some new security measures gas station owners are using. By the time the new law kicks in, gas station owners will have to use one or more security method to protect their pumps.

Citizens’ policy changes regarding damage claims begin Friday

Citizens Property Insurance has taken steps to reduce claims abuses through policy revisions limiting emergency repairs to $3,000 or 1 percent of coverage without prior approval, and barring permanent repairs in most cases until 72 hours after a loss has been reported to Citizens. Repair coverage is now limited to only the damaged part of a system.

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Hotel brands like Miami better than New York for first U.S. sites

5 international hotel brands are opening their first U.S. location in Miami this summer and another is coming soon

Miami is a better spot than New York, an expert says, because there’s less competition and it’s easier to tell how a new property is doing

The new hotels: Atton Brickell Miami, EAST, Miami, Fasano Residences + Hotel Miami Beach, ME Miami, Pullman Miami Airport Hotel and Roam

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