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November 02

vol. 2020, ed. 24

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CHECK YOUR INBOX: 2021 agency membership renewals
Due Jan. 1, agencies can opt to renew with monthly draft payments

IIABSC member renewals for agencies have been sent. Corporate associates are mailing soon, and see below for Palmetto Partner renewal information. Please note that we are using a new system, and the process for making online payments have changed. To pay your dues online, contact IIABSC Member Services Director Megan Thomas to have your digital invoice with unique online payment url sent to you. Payment is not due until January, but we wanted to remind agencies about the option to pay throughout the year with monthly drafts from a bank account. Autodraft forms are due Dec. 28 for a Jan. 15 payment start date. Memberships of those already on monthly draft renew automatically. Please email atrevino@iiabsc.com to request a PDF copy of your renewal invoice. Cancellations for nonpayment begin Jan. 30.   (+ More...)  

 

Georgia requires Citizenship Affidavit Form with non-resident license applications
Your license application cannot be processed without one

The Georgia Commissioner of Insurance and Safety Fire department reports that a significant number of non-resident agent and agency license application processing has been delayed due to the omission of the Citizenship Affidavit Form and secure verifiable identification documents required to verify the lawful presence by the state's Illegal Immigration Reform and Enforcement Act of 2011. Please review the submission requirements and the step by step submission process for NIPR or Sircon.  (+ More...)  

 

CIC LIVE Commercial Casualty webinar broadcasting NEXT WEEK
Register now using our online education calendar

Two new upcoming courses of our CIC LIVE two-day webinar course schedule are available to register, one being held NEXT WEEK and the other in February. CIC Commercial Casualty will be held Dec. 1-2 and CIC Commercial Multiline on February 17-18. Earlier this year we introduced CIC Live two-day Webinars so members could continue their pursuit of a CIC designation or get updates without having to attend an in-person seminar. NO TEST is required for CE or for updates. Those working toward their CIC designation take an online test the week following. We plan to offer a combination of both CIC LIVE webinars and in-person classroom Institutes in 2021.   (+ More...) 

 

Read latest edition of SC Agent & Broker magazine
Fall 2020 edition

The latest edition of SC Agent & Broker magazine is hitting mailboxes, but you can also read it online. Our fall edition spotlights the 2020 SC Outstanding CSR of the Year as well as Young Agents virtual program, GIVE movement and scholarship golf tournament recaps, Big I Markets and articles on the liability effects of requiring customers to wear masks, E&O exposures of working from home and COVID talking points along with member news.  (+ More...)

 

Access National Big "I" Leadership Virtual Summit session archives
IIABSC member password required to access keynote sessions

If you missed National's LETS Virtual Summit last month, access the Tech, Lead and Educate video archives online using the LETs Video Hub webpage. Keynote session access requires your IIABSC member login.   (+ More...)

 

Pledge to join 2021 Palmetto Partners
Partners support events year-round with special benefits; pledge deadline Dec. 30

IIABSC is accepting participants to next year's Palmetto Partners program, which is for organizations that wish to support our association's events year-round with guaranteed high-profile exposure to our agency members. There are five levels of participation to work with every budget. Pledge deadline is Dec. 30; payment deadline is Jan. 30. Download information packet and PDF forms for more info.   (+ More...)  

 

IIABSC Foundation Scholarship 2021 application now available
Contribute to IIABSC Foundation, download scholarship application deadline Dec. 31

IIABSC Foundation's scholarship program exclusively for students whose parents work for IIABSC member agencies is now accepting applications for 2021 awards. Scholarships are $1000 each for one year. Up to six scholarships will be awarded, and winners will be eligible to reapply in future years. Application and full eligibility guidelines are available on our IIABSC Foundation webpage. Please also consider a tax-deductible donation to our Foundation to support the charitable, educational, public safety and scientific endeavors supporting the industry in our state. (+ More...)

 

TrustedChoice.com awarded Best Insurance Website of 2020 by Web Marketing Association
Achievement signifies content quality in addition to style surpassing industry standards

Our consumer website, TrustedChoice.com, was named Best Insurance Website of 2020 by the national Web Marketing Association. There are 97 industry categories and each site goes head-to-head with other sites in their category and the highest score is selected Best of Industry winner of the category. Dozens of insurance industry websites are considered for this award every year. Notable past winners of this award include American Family in 2011, Progressive in 2012, GEICO in 2015, and Insurify in 2016.   (+ More...)

See also:   Activate your agency's FREE TrustedChoice.com Member Plus profile

 




In this issue:


CHECK YOUR INBOX: 2021 agency membership renewals

Georgia requires Citizenship Affidavit Form with non-resident license applications

CIC LIVE Commercial Casualty webinar broadcasting NEXT WEEK

Read latest edition of SC Agent & Broker magazine

Access National Big "I" Leadership Virtual Summit session archives

Pledge to join 2021 Palmetto Partners - pledge deadline Dec. 30

IIABSC Foundation Scholarship 2021 application now available

TrustedChoice.com awarded Best Insurance Website of 2020 by Web Marketing Association