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Trump Says He Supports Crop Insurance
Speaking at the American Farm Bureau’s annual convention on Jan. 8, President Trump said Congress would include the subsidies for crop insurance premiums in the upcoming Farm Bill...
NFIP Pays Out Over $8 Billion
The National Flood Insurance Program has paid out more than $8 billion in flood insurance claims related to 2017 catastrophes to date...
Are You Leaving Flood Insurance Sales on the Table?
If so, take steps now to convert your clients and prospects into flood insurance clients. PIA can help. PIA’s exclusive program with Floodbroker.com makes it easy for your clients and prospects to learn about their flood risks and how much an NFIP policy will cost them—right on your agency's website...
Amazon Takes Step Toward Insurance
The Times of India reports that Amazon is looking at injecting cash into Acko General Insurance, an online-only insurance start-up based in India...
Start Your New Year Off with the Right Hires
If over the past year you’ve heard about Omnia Behavioral profiling and wanted to know more about it how this service can help your agency, the time is now. The Omnia Group will host a free webinar for PIA Agents about how the Omnia Assessment can help you uncover the most about your job candidate on January 24 at 2:00 PM Eastern...
PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its 2018 Spring Awards Program. Nominations are being accepted now through February 27, 2018 for the association’s Professional Agent of the Year, Customer Service Representative of the Year and Young Insurance Professional of the Year awards...
NFIP Extended Through Jan. 19
Shortly before Christmas, Congress adopted a stopgap continuing resolution averting a government shutdown. As a result, government funding is maintained at current levels through January 19...
States Called on to Override President’s ACA Order
State insurance commissioners are being urged in a letter written Dec. 14 a by a coalition of leading healthcare groups to take action to counteract an executive order signed by President Donald Trump in October...
PIA Announces Call for Award Nominations
PIA National has announced a call for nominations for three prestigious awards in its 2018 Spring Awards Program. Nominations are being accepted now through February 27, 2018...
2017 One of Worst Disaster Years
The year 2017 will go down as one of the worst for disasters in the United States. The U.S. recorded 15 weather events costing $1 billion or more each through early October...