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August 8, 2018
3:45 PM

The countdown is on for the ultimate conference for young, independent insurance professionals. And this just in: We’ve added two additional speakers, Kevin Amrhein and Sydney Roe.

August 8, 2018
1:10 PM

If you do business in New York, you may need to revisit your processes for file disposal by Sept. 3 to comply with the state’s Cybersecurity Rule.

August 7, 2018
2:15 PM
Learn how to improve your sales techniques at the Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA) Insurance Success Seminars, coming soon to the Philadelphia suburbs and Pittsburgh.
August 7, 2018
1:50 PM

Educate your customers with college-bound children on how the Homeowners’ and Personal Auto policies respond to students living away from home.

August 7, 2018
12:25 PM
Depending on what website you’re visiting, your browser can make a big difference in your experience – including what you’re able to see and do.
August 1, 2018
1:10 PM

Evaluate your agency’s website functionality, cybersecurity, and more by reviewing the results from the 2018 Insurance Digital Transformation Survey.

August 1, 2018
11:30 AM

U.S. Rep. Scott Perry stopped by the IA&B office this week to discuss flood insurance, health insurance reform, tax cuts, and more with our member agents.

July 31, 2018
3:40 PM
The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) remains afloat – although not financially solvent – for now.
July 25, 2018
4:10 PM

Congress is poised to continue kicking the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) can down the road. With days before the program is set to expire, the U.S. House sent another short-term extension to the Senate.

July 25, 2018
3:00 PM

Philadelphia employers can ask applicants’ wage history, but they can’t use it to determine salary.

July 25, 2018
1:50 PM

Despite federal pressure (and unlike the experiences in some states), the Affordable Care Act (ACA) appears to be thriving in Pennsylvania.

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July 24, 2018
2:55 PM

Catch a recording of last week’s 30-minute webinar, “10 Must-Haves for Insurance Agency Websites,” presented by our partners at Forge3. Then learn about a special promotion on the Forge3 ActiveAgency website platform.

July 18, 2018
1:05 PM

If you hold a South Carolina non-resident license and have 10 employees or more, take note of the state’s new Insurance Data Security Act.

July 18, 2018
12:55 PM

The Trump Administration plans to funnel more health insurance shoppers directly to “the private sector,” rather than to navigators, in a move that Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Atlman considers an affront on the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

July 18, 2018
9:35 AM

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

July 11, 2018
1:40 PM

Once again the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) faces an expiration with the possibility of a lapse. Learn where legislation stands that could extend the program beyond July 31. 

July 11, 2018
11:40 AM

Take advantage of the Trusted Choice brand as it garners national attention on ESPN networks and beyond. Utilizing free branding tools – from infographics to advertising materials, logos to videos – is a great place to begin.

July 11, 2018
10:45 AM

Get schooled this summer to get ahead in your career. Register for our CIC Institute, CISR seminars, E&O risk-management seminar, licensing study courses, or special topic seminar – all coming next month to locations throughout Pennsylvania.

June 28, 2018
1:00 PM

Our advocacy efforts paid off when the State House advanced legislation that will “fix” the Protz decision that triggered a mid-year increase in WC costs.

June 27, 2018
3:50 PM

Accessing your producer licensing information just became easier. The National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) just released a mobile app.

June 27, 2018
3:20 PM

Take a guided tour through 13 platforms without leaving your home or office. Register for the Agency Management System E-Summit with live webinars beginning Monday, July 16.

June 20, 2018
12:30 PM

Avoid penalties by setting up a proper promotional program, to include compliance with the state’s newly amended rebating law which takes effect Tuesday, July 3.

June 20, 2018
11:50 AM

Certain vacant properties now require three declinations before going to the surplus lines market, which may prompt new procedures in your agency.

June 19, 2018
3:40 PM
Get the scoop on how to cover bars and restaurants, food trucks and caterers, craft brewers and more.
June 19, 2018
2:20 PM

Your auto customers vacationing north of the border must carry Canadian ID cards or risk fines. Non-Resident Inter-Province Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance Cards must be shown if a U.S. resident is involved in an accident or is pulled over.

June 19, 2018
12:00 AM

NFIP claims with a loss date of June 7 through the end of the year are subject to changes in the claims process, as FEMA looks to improve customer service.

June 6, 2018
12:35 PM

Legislation addressing the WC cost increase brought about as a result of the Protz v. WCAB decision was voted favorably out of the House Labor and Industry Committee this week.

June 6, 2018
11:25 AM

The latest malware – which has compromised hundreds of thousands of routers – drives home the need for identity theft and cyber liability insurance.

June 6, 2018
10:30 AM
Join us for new courses this summer: “Grilled Cheese, Beer, & Insurance” and “The Good & Nasty Stuff.” Hurry! These classes sell out fast.
June 6, 2018
10:10 AM

If you’ve noticed an influx of updated privacy terms and conditions, you’re not alone. Chances are the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) triggered them. Which begs the question: Does the reg apply to your agency or your customers?