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November 8, 2018
9:10 AM

Compare your agency’s adoption of technology – from comparative raters to e-documents – by viewing a summary of the 2018 Agency Universe Study results.

November 8, 2018
9:00 AM
If you hold a South Carolina non-resident license, take note of the state’s new Insurance Data Security Act. Requirements begin Jan. 1, 2019.
November 8, 2018
9:00 AM
If you hold a South Carolina non-resident license, take note of the state’s new Insurance Data Security Act. Requirements begin Jan. 1, 2019.
November 1, 2018
9:45 AM

The MIA just clarified its guidance to carriers on the coverage of mismatch siding and roofing claims in light of common policy changes.

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October 31, 2018
3:35 PM

As open enrollment for 2019 ACA health insurance plans begins, the Pennsylvania marketplace is poised with stable rates and expanded coverage – along with an insurance commissioner committed to its success.

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October 31, 2018
3:30 PM

In the aftermath of Ellicott City flooding, the MIA proposed a regulatory update to clarify insurance coverage for loss caused by backup of sewer and drains.

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October 31, 2018
12:50 PM

Agency agreements affect everything from E&O coverage to indemnification requirements to book ownership. That’s why we work with carriers to review their contracts, such as the forthcoming Tuscarora Wayne Insurance Company and Lebanon Valley Insurance Company agency agreements.

October 31, 2018
12:00 PM

The DOI just reminded auto insurers of their obligations for recovery costs when their policyholder is the at-fault driver in an accident.

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October 25, 2018
9:25 AM

Watch for an interim workers’ compensation rate filing to take effect in early 2019. It stems from legislation signed into law this week that “fixes” the Protz decision.

October 24, 2018
1:35 PM

Make sure your agency's practices are compliant. Recent legislation and a subsequent MIA regulation shut down the practice of variable commission rates (with one exception) as of Oct. 1. 

October 24, 2018
11:25 AM

Educate your customers of their cyber liability exposure. Nearly 60 percent of cybercrime victims identify as small businesses.

October 24, 2018
10:20 AM

Delaware employers will see an overall drop in workers’ compensation (WC) premiums beginning in December. The commissioner approved the DCRB’s amended rate filing.

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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
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 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
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
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.

September 20, 2018
3:05 PM
Pennsylvania law soon will change, replacing current limited lines travel licensure with a new system. Agencies that sell travel insurance may want to consider the new option. 
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September 19, 2018
4:15 PM

Homeowners’ and renters’ insurance customers just reported the highest satisfaction ever in a J.D. Power study. Learn what customers want and how you can leverage it.

September 19, 2018
3:00 PM

An agency agreement can affect everything from your E&O coverage to indemnification requirements to book ownership. Learn how we’re helping to protect and preserve your interests, most recently by reviewing the soon to be unveiled Millers Mutual Insurance agency agreement.

September 12, 2018
1:10 PM

If you have customers with vehicles registered in New York, take note: State regulators are stepping up enforcement of a seven-day notification period for vehicle liability insurance transactions.

September 12, 2018
11:05 AM

Make sure your agency's practices are compliant. Following passage of two bills during the 2018 session, the Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) is shutting down the practice of variable commission rates – with one exception. 

September 12, 2018
10:25 AM

Take advantage of free web resources, videos, social media content, and flyers to educate consumers about flood insurance during National Preparedness Month.

September 5, 2018
12:50 PM

What’s ahead for use-based insurance (UBI) programs? State regulators weighed in on the growth and obstacles for UBI within Maryland’s auto insurance market.

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