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for the week of Dec 1

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Register for the 2015 Big ‘I’ Legislative Conference
Are you planning your budget for 2015? Be sure to include funding to attend the Big “I” Legislative Conference, to take place April 22-24, 2015.
Coming in 2015: New Customer Service Series
To be released in 11 installments beginning mid-January 2015, the new Best Practices series will provide meaningful direction on catering to today's customer.
How to Write an Effective Job Description
Creating descriptive, thorough job descriptions that are highly relevant to specific positions is worth the time and investment.
Go Digital in 2015 with Trusted Choice®
Trusted Choice® has built a new platform into the Marketing Reimbursement Program using the Freedom Campaign ads implemented in 2014.
Now Available: Updated GLBA Model Privacy Form
The Big “I” Office of General Counsel has updated its legal advocacy memo to comply with the Gramm-Leach-Biley Act and the Federal Trade Commission.
ACE Leads Outreach to Affluent Clients
Big “I” Markets partner ACE offers a 10-question checklist you can use to market to the underinsured high-value homeowner.
New Video: All Businesses Benefit from DocuSign
From the largest multi-national enterprises to home-grown businesses, DocuSign has helped millions of customers sign and send out documents for signature.
Apply for a Big 'I' Legislative Conference Scholarship
The Big “I” national Young Agents Committee offers two different scholarships to help young agents attend the annual Big “I” Legislative Conference.
An Ode to Member Benefits
Please enjoy our lighthearted overview of member benefits available to you through Big I Advantage®.
InsurPac Enters Final 2014 Fundraising Stretch
This election cycle, InsurPac disbursed more than $1.8 million to 292 campaigns—and 272 of those candidates won, resulting in an impressive 93% victory rate.
Snowplowing Done Right
During big snowstorms, the Commercial Lessor's Risk product from Fireman's Fund requires timely snow removal throughout a storm rather than afterwards.
Trusted Choice® Marketing: New Year, New Changes
The Trusted Choice® team will host two webinars to inform agency principals and staff about Marketing Reimbursement Program changes for 2015.
VU Gives You Answers
The Big “I” Virtual University stands out for its comprehensive information and the ability to go beyond a specific question to address the big picture.
'Tis the Season to Protect Stand-Alone Valuables
Remind your clients that if they plan to give expensive gifts such as jewelry, antiques and memorabilia this season, they need proper coverage.
NAAIA Representative Joins InVEST® Board
InVEST® is pleased to welcome Clarissa A. Preston, a government affairs advisor with Adams and Reese LLP, to its national board.
Download the IA Marketing Issue on Your iPad
Look to the iTunes store to learn about behavioral economics and the top trends from the 2014 Agency Universe Study in the December issue of IA magazine.
Want Free Leads? Use NFIP Resources
Check out this month's free flood insurance training webinars to get certified and gain access to the FloodSmart referral program.
FATCA Compliance FAQ Resource Now Available
To better understand the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, take advantage of this free resource that provides clarity on foreign account tax questions.
New Webinar: Young Agents Give Back
Join the Big “I” national Young Agents Committee on Dec. 16 to find out how young agents are helping their communities and the insurance industry.
Trusted Choice® Disaster Relief Fund Offers Aid
Donate to the Trusted Choice® Disaster Relief Fund to help families and businesses recovering from recent floods and heavy snows.

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