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PIA-endorsed Private Flood Bill Passes House

(4/29/2016) PIA is applauding the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a bill designed to encourage a private flood insurance market... full story

Why Should You Move Your Flood Book to The Hartford?

(4/27/2016) With the announcement last week of a major carrier electing to discontinue their participation as a Write Your Own company in the National Flood Insurance Progr... full story

PIA Supports H.R. 4733/S. 2707 to Block DOL Overtime Rule

(4/21/2016) PIA National has signed on to letters supporting the Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act (S. 2707/HR 4773) as part of the Partnership to Protec... full story

PIA Testifies on Cyber, Flood at NAIC Meetings

(4/21/2016) PIA’s Counsel and Director of Regulatory Affairs Lauren Pachman testified at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Spring National Meeting in... full story

Free Webinar for PIA Members

(4/21/2016) PIA recently launched a free, member-exclusive webinar series hosted by Omnia, creator of the Omnia Profile®, a behavioral assessment program... full story

2016 PIA Federal Legislative Summit a Success!

(4/20/2016) Members of PIA from around the country came to Washington, D.C., on April 6 and 7, to participate in a time-honored tradition, petitioning their elected represe... full story

Sen. Dean Heller Named PIA National Legislator of the Year

(4/20/2016) Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller has been named the 2016 PIA National Legislator of the Year, in recognition of his leadership on PIA’s legislative prioriti... full story

Richie Clements Named PIAPAC Person of the Year

(4/20/2016) PIA National Immediate Past President Richard A. “Richie” Clements, CIC, CPIA, of Chalmette, Louisiana, has been named the 2015 Person of the Year by the Pr... full story

Augusto Russell is PIA’s 2016 Professional Agent of the Year

(4/20/2016) Augusto Russell, CIC, of Farmington, Connecticut, has been named the 2016 Professional Agent of the Year by the National Association of Professional Insurance A... full story

PIA National Names Ryan Von Haden 2016 YIP of the Year

(4/20/2016) Ryan Von Haden, Partner and Vice President of Business Accounts with TRICOR insurance in Madison, Wisconsin, has been named the 2016 PIA National Young Insuranc... full story

PIA National Names Jane Crispen 2016 CSR of the Year

(4/20/2016) Jane Crispen of the Knight Insurance Group in Ohio was named the 2016 PIA National Customer Service Representative of the Year... full story

PIA’s Online Flood Insurance Marketing Support Center

(4/19/2016) Important recent updates to the FEMA/NFIP Flood Insurance Program have been made available in PIA’s Flood Insurance Marketing Support Center... full story

2016 PIA FLS This Week!

(4/19/2016) This week, PIA members from around the country converge on our nation’s capital for the 2016 PIA Federal Legislative Summit... full story

PIA Comments on NAIC Private Flood Proposal

(4/19/2016) PIA recently commented on the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Property and Casualty Insurance Committee’s Blanks proposal concerning privat... full story

Floods Can Happen Anywhere, Are Your Clients Prepared

(4/14/2016) Do You Want to Sell More Flood Insurance? Attend this Free Webinar: PIA’s exclusive program with Floodbroker.com makes it easy to quote flood—and sell more ... full story

Is the Internet Taking the Place of Agents? PIA Research Says No

(4/12/2016) Is the Internet rising up in the small commercial marketplace—taking the place of agents... full story

Just a Few of the Many Benefits from PIA

(4/07/2016) Did you see the 2016 PIA National Guide to Member Benefits inserted into the January issue of PIA Connection? full story

Unique Online Insurance Agent Event Starts

(4/05/2016) If you’ve heard the buzz, you know there is an exceptional online insurance agents event in April... full story

Be Entered to Win a $50 Gift Card by Participating in an Industry Technology Survey!

(4/04/2016) The insurance industry is facing unprecedented changes driven in part by technology developments, combined with new customer expectations... full story

Are You an Innovative Marketer?

(4/04/2016) Do you have a successful method for finding new prospects or rounding out your accounts? full story