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Agent Headlines: May 2019

May 31, 2019
12:00 PM

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has been extended for two weeks.

May 31, 2019
12:00 PM

The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has been extended for two weeks.

May 22, 2019
2:15 PM

The Department of Insurance late last week addressed “myths and falsehoods” being disseminated about Medicare supplement insurance products.

May 22, 2019
11:45 AM

The state expects to submit its final proposal to amend overtime eligibility standards in the fall. Learn what’s at stake and how we’re advocating on members’ behalf.

May 22, 2019
9:35 AM

Earn CEs, update a designation, and sharpen your sales skills at one of our award-winning classroom seminars next month.

May 22, 2019
9:05 AM

With its expiration date fast approaching (just in time for the Atlantic hurricane season), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) faces the prospect of another short-term extension to stay afloat.

May 22, 2019
9:05 AM

With its expiration date fast approaching (just in time for the Atlantic hurricane season), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) faces the prospect of another short-term extension to stay afloat.

May 16, 2019
9:50 AM

Big changes could be in store for the state’s individual health insurance market. We met with the Insurance Department to hear their proposal.

May 15, 2019
1:55 PM
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May 15, 2019
1:20 PM

IA&B represented agents last week at a roundtable meeting, where panelists brainstormed ways to increase the take-up rate for flood insurance, support communities, and educate the public.

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May 15, 2019
11:25 AM

Over two dozen IA&B members visited Capitol Hill last week for the Big “I” Legislative Conference, where they talked with federal lawmakers about everything from flood insurance to tax reform.

May 15, 2019
11:05 AM

Learn how newly signed legislation is expected to boost enrollment in Maryland’s health insurance exchange, as well as proposed rates for plans sold on the exchange next year.

May 15, 2019
9:15 AM

Avoid potential headaches by educating your customers now – in advance of the quickly approaching 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, which is expected to produce 14 named storms. 

May 7, 2019
10:00 AM
Opportunities for producers to sell flood insurance soon could expand. The Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) this week is bringing together stakeholders – including IA&B representatives – for a roundtable discussion.
May 7, 2019
9:40 AM
Over 1,000 independent agents – including two dozen IA&B members – are in Washington, D.C. this week to advocate on behalf of our industry.
May 6, 2019
1:25 PM

Summertime brings a slew of seasonal exposures. Get up to speed on how standard insurance policies respond to golf carts, motor homes, trampolines, and more.

May 6, 2019
1:10 PM

How does the CGL respond to an intellectual property infringement claim? Get IA&B Education Consultant Kevin Amrhein’s take on the issue.

May 6, 2019
12:00 PM

Meet Pennsylvania’s new, one-time training requirement – necessary for all producers who hold a Life and Annuities license – with our May 21 webinar.

May 1, 2019
1:50 PM

As the average cost of dog-bite claims continues to rise, review the status of liability standards and dog-breed exclusions in Maryland.

May 1, 2019
1:45 PM

As the average cost of dog-bite claims continues to rise, review the ability of carriers to exclude coverage based on dog breed and bite history in Pennsylvania.

May 1, 2019
1:45 PM

As the average cost of dog-bite claims continues to rise, review the ability of carriers to exclude coverage or surcharge policies based on dog breed in Delaware.

May 1, 2019
1:15 PM

A new PCRB circular offers a look at trends in claim costs, loss cost changes, and more over the past 25 years.

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May 1, 2019
11:15 AM
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May 1, 2019
10:35 AM

What issues would you like IA&B to address? Share your suggestions for the upcoming IA&B Board of Directors’ meeting agenda.