NYS DFS Requires Insurers & Premium Finance Companies To Allow Deferment
- Consumers experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19 may defer paying life insurance premiums for ninety (90) days.
- Consumers and small businesses experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19 may defer paying premiums for property and casualty insurance for sixty (60) days.
- Premium finance agencies are required to provide the same relief as insurers. Certain producers must notify insureds of this emergency measure pursuant to the regulation.