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for the week of Apr 3

Insight + Analysis for the Independent Agent

4 Studies That Reveal Distracted Driving Is Worse Than You Thought
4 Studies That Reveal Distracted Driving Is Worse Than You Thought
Here is a collection of findings from recent studies that reveal the true extent of distracted driving in 2023. Learn More


Agency Nation Meets: Carl Maerz
Carl Maerz, COO of ClientCircle, is all about brotherly love and the '90s. Learn More
CFPB Exempts Premium Financing From Data Collection Rule at the Behest of the Big ‘I’
No Federal Oversight of Premium Financing, Thanks to Big ‘I’
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was considering the adoption of burdensome mandates that would have disrupted premium finance transactions. Learn More
Is Providing a Replacement Cost Estimate to Lenders an E&O Exposure?
Mortgage lenders are requiring agents to supply a replacement cost estimate (RCE) for refinance closings. Is this something the agents should be doing? Learn More
Applied Underwriters Launches Homeowners MGA
Applied Underwriters Launches Homeowners MGA
Applied Home National Underwriters will act as a managing general agent and will represent eight carriers, five from Applied and three from other carriers. Learn More
Top 5 Most-Read Articles in Independent Agent in March
From the hardest market cycle in a generation to one company's largest-ever underwriting loss, here are March's top five most read articles. Learn More
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New Emerging Technology Trends ACT Work Group
The work group will launch live and in person at Accelerate 2023, powered by NetVU, in Austin, Texas, on May 8. Learn More
Catalyit Collaborates with ACT and Trusted Choice®
Work is underway on two tech initiatives. Learn More
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month
Now is the perfect time to make sure your customers know the importance of safe driving. Learn More
Watch Your Mail for Your Free Umbrella Poster
The Big I Advantage® RLI Personal Umbrella packet will be mailed next week. Learn More
Cover Things That Go ‘Vroom’
Got clients who work hard and play harder with boats, jet skis, motorcycles and more? Turn to Big "I" Markets to help get them covered. Learn More
Join LiftLocal Webinar on Google Rankings
The April 12 webinar will include step-by-step instructions for optimizing your agency for Google. Learn More
Admitted Coalition Cyber Policy 3.0
The new product offers expanded coverage, a competitive rating model, and active protection software. Learn More
One Week Left to Register for Legislative Conference
Online registration for the 2023 Big “I" Legislative Conference ends Friday, April 14. Learn More
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