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New York Appeals Court: Controversial ‘Best Interest’ Rule Is Unconstitutionalhttps://www.iamagazine.com/news/new-york-appeals-court-controversial-best-interest-rule-is-unconstitutionalNew York Appeals Court: Controversial ‘Best Interest’ Rule Is UnconstitutionalThe regulation on how insurance producers offer annuities and life insurance was unanimously ruled “unconstitutionally vague” after a legal challenge spearheaded by Big I New York with assistance from the national Big “I.” 5/6/2021 1:00:00 PMLife-HealthLife-Health In the NewsNewsWes Bissett
Business Relationships Hurt by Lack of Travel, Says Chubb Surveyhttps://www.iamagazine.com/news/business-relationships-hurt-by-lack-of-travel-says-chubb-surveyBusiness Relationships Hurt by Lack of Travel, Says Chubb SurveyNearly 1 in 4 business travelers say COVID-19-related travel restrictions have made their jobs less effective, according to a survey from Chubb. 5/6/2021 10:05:00 AMSales & MarketingSales & Marketing Agency Operations & Best Practices In the NewsNewsAnneMarie McPherson
How COVID-19 is Accelerating Auto Claims Automation https://www.iamagazine.com/news/how-covid-19-is-accelerating-auto-claims-automationHow COVID-19 is Accelerating Auto Claims Automation A LexisNexis report illustrates that the secret to moving toward a touchless claims process may be through a hybrid model—and that insurance carriers can do more to turn virtual claims processing into a competitive advantage. 5/6/2021 10:00:00 AMAutoAuto In the NewsNewsOlivia Overman
Agency Pay Slows But Salary Satisfaction Highest in 5 Yearshttps://www.iamagazine.com/news/agency-pay-slows-but-salary-satisfaction-highest-in-5-yearsAgency Pay Slows But Salary Satisfaction Highest in 5 Years2020 saw a decrease in overall salary and total income growth for insurance agency personnel—yet satisfaction rates rose, especially in agencies that offered employee benefits. 4/29/2021 9:55:00 AMRecruiting, Hiring & TrainingIn the News Recruiting, Hiring & TrainingNewsAnneMarie McPherson
TrustedChoice.com Partners with Semsee to Provide Commercial Quoting Onlinehttps://www.iamagazine.com/news/trustedchoice-com-partners-with-semsee-to-provide-commercial-quoting-onlineTrustedChoice.com Partners with Semsee to Provide Commercial Quoting OnlineThe combined solution allows business owners to visit TrustedChoice.com and answer simple questions to receive a quote indication and be connected with a local independent agency.4/27/2021 4:00:00 AMTechnologyIn the News TechnologyNewsWill Jones
Only 20% of Small Businesses Have Cyber Insurance, According to Selective Surveyhttps://www.iamagazine.com/topics/topic/in-the-news/only-20-of-small-businesses-have-cyber-insurance-according-to-selective-surveyOnly 20% of Small Businesses Have Cyber Insurance, According to Selective SurveyWhile cybercrime is a growing concern among small business owners and managers, few small businesses are aware of the need for cyber liability coverage.4/1/2021 10:05:00 AMCyber LiabilityIn the News Cyber LiabilityIn the NewsJan Alex