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Disaster Information Center

When a flood or storm hits, consumers and businesses have a variety of insurance issues to address. This Disaster Information Center will help you prepare for the worst and make informed insurance decisions after a catastrophic loss.

Minnesota Recognizes Flood Awareness Week, Commerce Reminds Consumers to Plan Ahead to Weather the Storm (Press Release)

Increased crisis propane assistance available

Governor Dayton has declared a State of Peacetime Emergency in response to the propane shortage. Consumers who need assistance to help pay heating bills should contact the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program. Minnesota residents with questions about the current propane situation or who are in danger of running out of propane or heating oil can call the State Emergency Operations Center at
1-800-657-3504 and 651-297-1304.

Commerce Sense Blog

The Minnesota Department of Commerce is here to help you make “sense” of your dollars and cents. Our blog helps you read the fine print, avoid financial pitfalls, and take charge of your money.

The Top 5 things you Need to Know about Money


Left to Right: Commissioner Rothman and Darryl Dahlheimer.

Minnesota Health Insurance Rate Review

Minnesota Department of Commerce - Insurance reviews proposed rate increases to ensure that they are both reasonable and justified. After each rate filing is reviewed, approved, and effective for sale in Minnesota, it is posted in the Minnesota Health Insurance Rate Review section of the website.


Unclaimed Property

Do you have some unclaimed funds or property waiting for you? Our Unclaimed Property Unit can help. Search for a name and file a claim right now.

Watch the ABC Good Morning America "Unclaimed Property: Free Cash at the Mall of America?" segment that originally aired on 09/30/12.