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The deadline is fast approaching to nominate a deserving individual for a PIA National award, as part of the Spring Awards program. We are accepting nominations until Tuesday, February 27, 2018 for the three awards being given: the 2018 PIA National Professional Agent of the Year, Customer Service Representative of the Year and the Young Insurance Professional of the Year awards...
Results of the 2018 National Underwriter/PIA Independent Agent Study have been released. This annual research project is designed to take the pulse of independent Property & Casualty insurance agents throughout the U.S. and provide insight into the demographics, books of business and challenges they face. Agents also reveal their most highly rated carrier partners...
Cyber 101 is a new educational resource created by PIA and The PIA Partnership to help educate PIA members and their clients about the seven most common cyber risks faced by small and mid-sized businesses, as well as the business practices and insurance coverages that can reduce those risks...
Colorado, Washington, and Connecticut have joined California in investigating Aetna after a former medical director for the insurer admitted under oath that he never looked at patients’ medical records when deciding whether to approve or deny care...
The Colorado Division of Insurance has issued a consumer alert saying that consumers who own annuity products through insurance companies should be on the lookout for unauthorized withdrawals...
Officials at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) are proposing to spend about $12 million over the next three years to improve the organization's information systems and data security efforts...
Malicious cyber activity cost the U.S. economy between $57 billion and $109 billion in 2016, according to a new report by the White House’s Council of Economic Advisors...
According to A.M. Best, the U.S. property and casualty industry will post its second consecutive underwriting loss in 2017, mainly due to catastrophe losses...
As part of PIA’s ongoing partnership with Floodbroker.com, we are proud to provide PIA members with February’s Floodbroker.com newsletter, a monthly newsletter produced by Floodbroker.com for flood insurance agents...
PIA is opposed to the steep cuts to crop insurance once again included in the Trump Administration proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019, which was released Monday Feb. 12. PIA issued a statement...