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PIA Expresses Concern on DOL Overtime Rule

(5/25/2016) PIA is expressing concern that a new Department of Labor rule relating to overtime will have negative consequences for employers. The rule was issued last week,... full story

Auto Insurance Leads for PIA Members

(5/25/2016) Is your agency looking for auto insurance leads? Do you have hungry producers who will contact hot leads in your area? full story

PIA National Announces Call for Award Nominations

(5/25/2016) PIA National has announced that nominations are being accepted now through July 15, 2016, for four prestigious national awards: the Company Award of Excellence,... full story

Need a New Flood Insurance Carrier? PIA Suggests The Hartford

(5/25/2016) If you find your agency in need of a new flood insurance program, please consider PIA’s program with The Hartford, now in its eleventh year. The program is av... full story

PIA Member Cyber Liability Survey Now Open

(5/25/2016) PIA is asking all PIA members to take a short, 10 question, Cyber Liability Survey to help PIA better understand agents’ understanding and comfort level of th... full story

NetVU Endorses Buy Button as Conceived by PIA

(5/17/2016) The Executive Board of NetVU, the Network of Vertafore Users, has voted to formally support the position of the National Association of Professional Insurance A... full story

Free Webinars for PIA Members

(5/17/2016) PIA recently launched a free, member exclusive webinar series hosted by Omnia, creator of the Omnia Profile®, a behavioral assessment program... full story

New Deloitte Study Echoes Some PIA Findings

(5/10/2016) Three years after consulting firm Deloitte raised considerable concern with a study that it said found that that nearly one in five small-business owners survey... full story

Bill Would Rein in Treasury, Fed on Insurance Standards

(5/10/2016) A bill PIA helped to develop, the Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016 would require the U.S. Treasury Department and Federal Reserve to consult with Con... full story

New One-Page PIA Issue Papers

(5/10/2016) PIA National has been developing one-page, consumer-friendly issue papers to be published monthly that we hope will be of value to PIA affiliates, members, and ... full story

Why Should You Move Your Flood Book to The Hartford?

(5/10/2016) With the recent announcement of a major carrier electing to discontinue their participation as a Write Your Own company in the National Flood Insurance Program ... full story

Floods Can Happen Anywhere...Are Your Clients Prepared?

(5/04/2016) Do You Want to Sell More Flood Insurance? Attend this Free Webinar: PIA's exclusive program with Floodbroker.com makes it easy to quote flood—and sell more po... full story

Streamline Your Auto Insurance Quoting Process

(5/04/2016) Discover what many PIA members across America have -- the many advantages of bringing DocIT for Agents to your quoting process... full story

PIA Lauds House for Passing Bipartisan Private Flood Insurance Bill

(5/04/2016) PIA commends the House of Representatives for passing the Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act (H.R. 2901), in an overwhelmingly bipartisan 419-0... full story

PIA-Supported International Insurance Bill Introduced

(5/04/2016) The Transparent Insurance Standards Act of 2016 was introduced by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee’s Housing... full story

Consumer-friendly Issue Papers Available to PIA Members

(5/03/2016) PIA recently released two consumer-friendly issue papers as part of a new series of resources for PIA members. These two papers... full story

PIA-endorsed Private Flood Bill Passes House

(4/29/2016) PIA is applauding the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a bill designed to encourage a private flood insurance market... full story

Why Should You Move Your Flood Book to The Hartford?

(4/27/2016) With the announcement last week of a major carrier electing to discontinue their participation as a Write Your Own company in the National Flood Insurance Progr... full story

PIA Supports H.R. 4733/S. 2707 to Block DOL Overtime Rule

(4/21/2016) PIA National has signed on to letters supporting the Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act (S. 2707/HR 4773) as part of the Partnership to Protec... full story

PIA Testifies on Cyber, Flood at NAIC Meetings

(4/21/2016) PIA’s Counsel and Director of Regulatory Affairs Lauren Pachman testified at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ Spring National Meeting in... full story