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for the week of Oct 1

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Get Your Copy of the 2018 Future One Agency Universe Study
The findings of the 2018 Future One Agency Universe Study were released this week, and the state of the independent agency system remains strong and healthy! 
Coalition Offers Extra End-of-Year Bonus Incentive
​In addition to standard commission payments, Big “I" Markets agencies that bind 25-150 Coalition cyber policies by Jan. 1, 2019 will receive an extra bonus.
Thinking of Changing Your Agency’s Retirement Plan?
Big "I" Retirement Services is here to help you choose which plan best meets your circumstances.
Big ‘I’ Markets Makes Standalone Jewelry Simple
Offer a quote for worry-free jewelry coverage with Big "I" Markets partner Jewelers Mutual Insurance Group.
Kick Off the New Year at the Big ‘I’ Winter Meeting
This year's event will take place Jan. 9-12, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch in St. Louis.
Applied Systems Donates $35,000 to InVEST
A longtime InVEST advocate, Applied Systems also donates software used in insurance education courses and has supported InVEST with awareness-building media campaigns.
Register for the 2019 Big ‘I’ Winter Meeting
This year’s event will take place Jan. 9-12, 2019 in St. Louis.
Download the Digital Marketing E&O Webinar and Slides
If you market your agency using a website, social media, texting, blogging and more—and want to stay safe from E&O claims—you will not want to miss this exclusive content.
Make Sure Seasonal Businesses are Covered
Ask your customers about their home-based business exposures and review their policies to see if they need additional coverage.
Meet Cyber Program Manager Carla McGee
Find out more about our new Coalition cyber liability program.
Share Seasonal Boating Tips with Your Clients
These educational resources are designed to help yacht and boat owners store their vessels safely over the winter and ensure readiness for spring commissioning next year.
Order Your 2018 Best Practices Study Update
Benefit from the experience of the current group of agencies.
Request a Free Digital Review from Trusted Choice®
Trusted Choice® is here to help you and your agency maintain a strong online presence.
Get to Know Coalition’s Underwriting Engine
Coalition's powerful underwriting engine works by looking at a company the same way a real-life adversary would, which no form could ever capture.
4 Ways to Increase Millennial Retention
Over the next 10 years, organizations big and small may succeed or fail based on how they embrace this talented, ambitious and misunderstood demographic.
Time to Offer Real Estate Agents E&O Coverage
As a Big “I" member, you have access to Travelers 1st ChoiceSM for real estate professionals, available through Big “I" Markets.
Get Social with Big ‘I’ President & CEO
​If you or your agency is on Twitter, make sure you follow both the Big “I" and Bob Rusbuldt, Big “I" president & CEO.
Goldleaf Offers Motor Vehicle Dealer Bonds
Big “I" Markets partner Goldleaf Surety has an experienced staff of account specialists who can assist you with obtaining a motor vehicle dealer bond.
Protect Community Banks Against Cybercrime
Travelers SelectOne® for community banks has a number of resources to make sure you're up to date on cyber insurance coverage.
Time to Take Advantage of's Advantage levels provides your agency with more opportunities to write tomorrow's new business that will otherwise pass you by.

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