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PIA Reiterates Opposition to House Flood Legislative Package, Support for Senate Bill
PIA has issued the following statement reiterating its opposition to a House Flood Insurance legislative package.
PIA Supports US Senate NFIP Reauthorization Bill
PIA issued a statement on July 20, 2017, expressing appreciation for the work done by Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Michael Crapo (R-Idaho) and Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) on their bill, the “National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2017” (S. 1571), which is currently before the committee...
Last Chance to Make a PIA Award Nomination
You still have a few days left to submit a nomination for a fall PIA National award! The deadline to make a nomination for one of the PIA National Fall Awards has been extended to Thursday July 27, 2017...
Bad Weather Pummels Insurance Results
A recent hailstorm damaged thousands of cars in dealership lots across Texas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and other states, and it was just one storm among others to impact U.S. property and casualty insurers in the first half of 2017...
Across State Lines: Myth vs. Reality
Recently, President Donald Trump said that by allowing insurers to sell health plans across state lines, “your premiums will be down 60 and 70 percent.” The president made the claim during remarks before a luncheon on July 19 with Republican senators to talk about legislative efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act...
What Happened to the DOL Overtime Rule?
UPDATE: Under the Department of Labor’s overtime rule, which was supposed to go into effect on Dec. 1, 2016, the minimum salary required to be exempt from overtime requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act exemptions was supposed to increase to $47,476, up from $23,660...
Why Real-Time Binding Delivers Immediate Value
For independent agents, optimum use of technology delivers a multitude of benefits. PIA has been a champion of real-time binding with its “Buy Button...
Share Consumer Friendly Issue Papers with Your Clients
Keep your clients informed with PIA one-page, consumer friendly issue papers. These consumer papers highlight important information, education, and practical tips to keep your clients abreast of insurance related issues like pool safety, college-bound children, and tree and wind damage...
Have You Heard the News?
PIA’s member-only program with DocIT for Agents is changing the way PIA members quote auto insurance. DocIT for Agents is an online service that contains violation information on drivers sourced directly from court records (not the MVR)...
Statement by National Association of Professional Insurance Agents on Senate Legislation to Reauthorize National Flood Insurance Program
WASHINGTON — The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents appreciates the work done by Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Chairman Michael Crapo (R-Idaho) and Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) on their bill, the “National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2017” (S. 1571), which is currently before the committee...