Choosing the Best Agency Management System

This is a great article for those wondering what they need when they first become an independent insurance agent or for those insurance agents that are already existing and need to switch management systems.  Choosing the correct system can be daunting for new insurance agencies, but Steve Anderson has a great system for making this […]

Is It Time to Consider Earthquake Insurance?

Earthquakes aren’t just something you need to consider on the coasts anymore.  Our Midwest Insurance Agents are experiencing growing concern especially in Missouri.  Our Insurance Agency Group will continue to monitor new developments and keep information readily available for our insurance agents. – Josh Nordin   Reference Article By David Pitt AP Personal Finance Writer […]

Legal requirements addressing the prohibited practice of misrepresenting coverage on certificates of insurance

The information below for insurance agents may impact your insurance agency. -Josh Nordin This information was received courtesy of MetLife Auto & Home: The Insurance Departments of several states have issued legal requirements addressing the prohibited practice of misrepresenting coverage on certificates of insurance. The requirements applies specifically (but not solely) to the MIAA States […]

Overview of Property Reconstruction Cost Changes

Current, localized, and detailed cost information on reconstruction labor and building materials is essential to create reliable, component-based replacement-cost estimates. To supply insurance professionals and underwriters with this valuable information, Xactware continually researches and validates reconstruction cost data at a highly localized level. http://www.xactware.com/pdf/360Value/360Value-Cost-Update-US-2011-Q3.pdf?elq=5b32bb087b2f48f78e6febe87384cec8