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Agent Headlines: October 2018

October 18, 2018
8:50 AM

In the final hours of the 2017-2018 legislative session, lawmakers sent to the governor IA&B-supported legislation to bring Pennsylvania’s WC law into compliance with a recent state Supreme Court decision.

October 17, 2018
3:00 PM

Efforts are underway to alleviate the discrepancies and confusion when consumers switch auto insurance carriers and PennDOT does not receive proof of insurance.

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October 17, 2018
2:55 PM

While the U.S. job market is booming overall (up 1.6% in the past year), the insurance industry’s results are a mixed bag.

October 17, 2018
12:40 PM

Check out the classroom courses coming to locations throughout the region in the weeks ahead. Plus, registration is now open for 2019 classroom courses.

October 17, 2018
11:10 AM

As flood-damaged vehicles trickle into the marketplace, educate your customers on how to identify these cars and on what the financial repercussions could be for purchasing one.

October 17, 2018
8:40 AM
Tracking down a way to round out accounts and reduce E&O exposure? Then set your sights on customers who lease land for hunting.
October 11, 2018
1:45 PM

Travelers just upped its marketing, technology, and big data game through a partnership with Amazon that the carrier touts as a selling point for producers.

October 11, 2018
1:45 PM

Travelers just upped its marketing, technology, and big data game through a partnership with Amazon that the carrier touts as a selling point for producers.

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October 11, 2018
10:00 AM
We need your help! Independent agents are needed to volunteer with their local school district’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter.
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October 11, 2018
9:40 AM
Thank you to the member agencies who welcomed us into their offices this week as part of our #IABvisits campaign.
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October 11, 2018
9:10 AM
The elections are four weeks away and it’s all hands-on deck for InsurPac, the federal political action committee of the Big “I”.
October 11, 2018
9:05 AM

FEMA recently implemented two measures (which did not require Congressional approval) to make it easier for private insurers to operate in the flood market and, in turn, increase the take-up rate.

October 11, 2018
9:00 AM

Learn more about how the new federal tax law and regulations will impact independent agencies during a free webinar hosted by the Big "I."

October 4, 2018
9:30 AM

While its policies remain in force, Maryland-domiciled Paramount Insurance Company is now in the hands of a receiver.

October 3, 2018
5:15 PM

With structural reforms unlikely, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) continues to plan for legislatively mandated program changes. Meanwhile, the growing private market is set to face its largest test yet in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

October 3, 2018
5:00 PM

Individual health insurance premiums are set for double-digit decreases in 2019, thanks to the state’s new reinsurance program.

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October 3, 2018
1:15 PM

Several insurance-related issues remain in play as state lawmakers return to Harrisburg for the legislative homestretch. Learn about our advocacy efforts.

October 3, 2018
11:00 AM

As of Monday, Oct. 1, agencies now can give away items worth up to $50 in their promotions and drawings. Learn how to comply with the state’s revised rebating and inducements regulations.