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Learning to Thrive In the Age of Disruption

(1/18/2017) Digital technology has now passed the tipping point, and that means agents need to get onboard or be left behind, according to Kitty Ambers, CEO of NetVU... full story

Car Insurance Lessons for High Schoolers

(1/18/2017) The average teen knows zilch about car insurance, but that might change soon. High-school students in Pennsylvania recently became the first to have an interact... full story

10 Questions to Assess Your Clients’ Needs

(1/18/2017) Insurance needs change as circumstances in your clients’ lives change, which is why an annual insurance review is recommended by the Insurance Information Ins... full story

PIA Members: What Keeps You Up at Night?

(1/11/2017) PIA partners with the National Underwriter in a survey of independent agents. full story

PIA to House: Repeal, Don’t Replace FIO

(1/11/2017) PIA urges House to include repeal of Federal Insurance Office in Dodd-Frank reform legislation. full story

Only 20% Support ACA Repeal Without Replacement

(1/11/2017) 47 percent say Congress should not repeal the ACA at all. full story

FIO Director Michael McRaith to Resign

(1/11/2017) Head of Federal Insurance Office to leave Jan. 20 full story

Resources to Cope With Winter

(1/11/2017) With winter upon us, it is always a good idea to remain prepared in the event of a winter storm or extreme cold. full story

2016 Was ‘The Year of the Flood’

(1/11/2017) 2016 Was ‘The Year of the Flood’ full story

MarketScout: P/C Rates Decline in 2016

(1/11/2017) MarketScout: P/C Rates Decline in 2016 full story

Bill Would Ban Zero-Dollar Claims in Underwriting

(1/11/2017) Bill Would Ban Zero-Dollar Claims in Underwriting full story

PIA Files Comments on Private Flood Rule

(1/11/2017) PIA Files Comments on Private Flood Rule full story

Customer Service and Sales Webinars with The Omnia Group Now Available

(1/11/2017) New webinars from The Omnia Group full story

FEMA Restricts Access to NFIP WYO Deals

(1/04/2017) In a major change to 30-year-old rules, FEMA will no longer let the public see its deals with private insurers to administer National Flood Insurance Program co... full story

S&P: ACA Results Improve As Repeal Looms

(1/04/2017) Just as Republicans appear to be poised to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), S&P Global Ratings is reporting that 2016 will be the first year in which the i... full story

FEMA Grants Another Extension for Florida

(1/04/2017) The Federal Emergency Management Agency has granted a third extension, giving National Flood Insurance Program policyholders in Florida an extra 30 days, or unt... full story

2017 Hurricane Season Could Be More Active

(1/04/2017) Colorado State University’s Department of Atmospheric Science reports that 2017 could mark another busy hurricane season, according to early assessments of cl... full story

Startup Direct Insurer Lemonade Seeks Nationwide Expansion

(1/04/2017) A direct writer that launched several months ago in New York is seeking to expand nationwide in 2017. Lemonade said it has applied for licensing in 46 additiona... full story

New York Announces First in Nation Regulation

(1/04/2017) New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced a new regulation to prohibit insurance companies from refusing to provide commercial crime insurance coverage to New Yor... full story

NAIC Adopts Home-Sharing White Paper

(1/04/2017) The NAIC adopted a white paper on insurance coverage issues in the sharing economy for home rentals... full story