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April 1, 2019 NFIP Program Changes

(2/26/2019) Latest Flood Agent eNewsletter produced by The Hartford for its flood insurance agents. full story

Deadline Extended for PIA Award Nominations

(2/19/2019) Deadline has been extended to Thursday, February 28, 2019. full story

Harris, Klinger Comment on Agency Succession

(2/19/2019) PIA members share their thoughts on the subject of agency succession planning. full story

States Ban Gender as Auto Factor

(2/19/2019) California has become the seventh state to ban auto insurers from using gender as a factor to calculate the rates customers pay. full story

Warnings Proposed for Short Term Health Plans

(2/19/2019) Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman said her department has already suspended the licenses of some agents and brokers for misrepresenting the sho... full story

Arkansas Reports Captive Growth

(2/19/2019) Additional captive growth in Arkansas predicted. full story

Plan to Limit Attorney Fees In FL Stalls

(2/19/2019) Measure to limit attorney fees in cases involving the insurance practice known as assignment of benefits (AOB) tabled for now. full story

Gain the Confidence You Need to Talk About Cyber

(2/19/2019) Gain the knowledge you need about the seven most common cyber risks faced by businesses. full story

Latest from the PIA Advocacy blog

(2/19/2019) The PIA Advocacy Blog is your one-stop shop for timely updates on what’s happening on Capitol Hill. full story

PIA Webinar Spotlight

(2/19/2019) Hartford Flood – February 22, 2 PM ET full story

Deadline Approaching! Nominate a PIA Agent, Young Agent & CSR of the Year

(2/14/2019) The deadline for submitting nominations for PIA National’s spring 2019 awards is just around the corner. full story

February is Insurance Careers Month

(2/14/2019) Insurance Careers Month is an initiative which aims to bring awareness about recruiting the next generation of insurance professionals. full story

NFIP: Homeowners “In Denial” About Flood Risk

(2/14/2019) Most Americans are in denial about their flood risk and lack needed insurance protection. full story

Extreme Weather Cost 247 Lives in 2018

(2/14/2019) 14 separate weather and climate disasters costing at least $1 billion each hit the United States. full story

KY Commissioner Joins NIPR Board

(2/14/2019) Nancy G. Atkins was elected to serve as board member of the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR). full story

How Can AVYST eForms Wizard Save Your Agency Time?

(2/14/2019) Efficiently interview clients and prospects on-site with or without access to the Internet. full story

PIA Webinar Spotlight

(2/14/2019) Wipe Out Negativity and Conflict in the Workplace full story

Six Steps for Wiping Out Negativity and Conflict

(2/14/2019) The best agencies cultivate a culture of communication and ownership of disputes. full story

Repeal of “Cadillac Tax” Reintroduced

(2/04/2019) PIA National has long sought to prevent this tax from ever being implemented. full story

FEMA Taps 28 Reinsurers for NFIP

(2/04/2019) The agency’s combined transfer of the NFIP’s flood risk for the 2019 hurricane season to the private sector now totals $1.82 billion. full story