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Why Should You Move Your Flood Book to The Hartford?

With the recent announcement of a major carrier electing to discontinue their participation as a Write Your Own company in the National Flood Insurance Program there is no better time to join PIA’s longtime partner, The Hartford...
May 10, 2016

Withtherecent announcement of a major carrier electing to discontinue their participation as a Write Your Own (WYO) company in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) there is no better time to join PIA’s longtime partner, The Hartford. Now in its 12th year, the program offers easy enrollment for PIA members who want to earn great flood insurance commissions while working with a top-flight Write-Your-Own flood insurance company.

Take this opportunity to reevaluate your agency’s flood insurance program and consider PIA’s program with The Hartford. Since 2004, PIA and The Hartford have joined together to provide agents the opportunity to offer their customers flood insurance. The program is available to PIA members and their policyholders in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

Why should you move your flood book to The Hartford? The Hartford does the work for you:

  • A dedicated book roll consultant will work with your agency to determine the most efficient way to move your flood book to Hartford
  • Hartford will collect required documentation needed
  • Hartford will bill existing clients 90 days prior to expiration date
  • Hartford will customize a renewal letter on your agency letterhead
  • Hartford bill is sent along with agency-specific renewal letter instructing your clients that you as the agent are moving their federally backed flood policy to Hartford and to pay enclosed bill
  • Once your client pays Hartford bill, policy is issued on Hartford paper

You’ll be sure to get the best in service with:

  • Dedicated, local sales director for your territory — to help you grow your flood business
  • Training and continuing education credits — to help you understand the coverage
  • User friendly online access to processing systems — quoting, submissions and endorsement requests plus free zone determinations
  • Online chat for service questions and interactive, real-time input assistance
  • Hassle-free claim service — 24/7 Claims Reporting
  • Easy enrollment process

 

For more information about the PIA/Hartford flood insurance program, please visit PIA National’s website at www.pianet.com/hartfordfloodinsurance or contact Joseph M. Surowiecki, Jr. of The Hartford at 860-547-5006 or joseph.surowiecki@thehartford.com.

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