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Seeking Innovative Marketers for the PIA Agency Marketing Guide

(4/19/2017) Do you have a successful method for finding new prospects or rounding accounts? Maybe you have implemented a producer onboarding system or sales program that wo... full story

Property Owners’ P&C IQ Lacking

(4/19/2017) A survey by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) reveals that one-third of homeowners believe flood damage is covered by their standard po... full story

Lost Policies: Seek And You Will Find

(4/19/2017) The key to finding something that is lost is to look for it. In its first six months, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC) Life Insuran... full story

Pennsylvania Top-rated in Consumer Protection

(4/19/2017) Pennsylvania homeowners have more protection against having their homeowners’ insurance policies cancelled or non-renewed or having their rates raised when th... full story

Texas Insurance Commissioner Mattax Dies

(4/19/2017) Texas Insurance Commissioner David Mattax has died at age 60 after a battle with cancer... full story

2017 PIA Federal Legislative Summit a Success!

(4/13/2017) Members of PIA from around the country came to Washington, D.C., on April 5 and 6 for the 2017 PIA Federal Legislative Summit (FLS). full story

Rep. Dennis Ross Named 2017 PIA Legislator of the Year

(4/13/2017) PIA presented its prestigious Legislator of the Year Award. full story

PIA Members Descend on Capitol Hill, Take Their Message to Congress

(4/13/2017) PIA members speak about their day of meetings with lawmakers on Capitol Hill. full story

Kimberley Harwood Named 2017 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/13/2017) Kimberley W. Harwood, CISR, has been named the 2017 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA). full story

Crystal Rose Cathcart is the 2017 Young Insurance Professional

(4/13/2017) Crystal Rose Cathcart has been named the 2017 PIA National Young Insurance Professional of the Year. full story

Shawn Radke Named 2017 PIA CSR of the Year

(4/13/2017) Shawn Radke was named the 2017 PIA National Customer Service Representative (CSR) of the Year. full story

NY: Model Cyber Laws After Ours

(4/13/2017) New York says a task force of state insurance commissioners should use New York’s sweeping cyber security rules as a model. full story

Maine Proposal Could Stabilize ACA Markets

(4/13/2017) Plan could bolster individual market under ACA. full story

Draft Bill Would Protect State Regulation

(4/13/2017) Bill would protect state regulation. full story

PIA’s Federal Legislative Summit Is This Week!

(4/02/2017) Members of PIA will bring their concerns directly to Capitol Hill when they convene April 5-6 in Washington, D.C., for the 2017 PIA Federal Legislative Summit (... full story

Which Way for Healthcare? Unknown

(4/02/2017) Lack of a clear direction is the result of continuing discord in the GOP that led to the defeat of the American Health Care Act in the House full story

Fighting for Your Commissions at the FLS

(4/02/2017) If there was ever a year to come to Washington to advocate on behalf of the independent agency insurance system, 2017 is it. full story

Pennsylvania Cuts Workers Comp Rate

(4/02/2017) State Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller approved a 6.21 percent average rate reduction full story

Vermont Warns of Phony Calls

(4/02/2017) Vermont insurance officials issue a consumer alert warning of bogus "insurance" calls. full story

Former FEMA Chief Fugate Discusses NFIP Mapping Cuts

(4/02/2017) Fugate blasts a budget proposal to slash funds for NFIP mapping. full story