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PIA National Releases Advocacy and Policy Priorities for 2015

(1/23/2015) PIA National has released its 2015 policy issues of focus... full story

NAIC Probes Higher Priced Policies for Customers Who Don't Shop

(1/23/2015) The National Association of Insurance Commissioners is looking into allegations by the Consumer Federation of America that the use of "price optimization techno... full story

P/C Execs See Big Growth in Cyber Insurance

(1/23/2015) According to an Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) survey of property and casualty insurance leaders at the 19th annual Property/Casualty Insurance Joint ... full story

Agent to Agent: Building a Cross-selling Machine: Revenue From the Sale of Life Insurance

(1/23/2015) Cross-selling life insurance to your current customers is a great idea... full story

Miller Appointed New Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner

(1/23/2015) Teresa Miller has been appointed Pennsylvania's new insurance commissioner by incoming Gov. Tom Wolff (D), who takes office Jan. 20. Miller will succeed Michael... full story

New U.S. Rules on Cuba Ease Some Insurance Restrictions

(1/23/2015) A sweeping set of measures announced late last week by the U.S. Treasury and Commerce departments ease the half-century-old embargo against Cuba, opening up the... full story

Google Eyes Auto Insurance Sales

(1/16/2015) Google appears to be taking steps to sell auto insurance in several U.S. states... full story

Federal Government Considers Preempting State Reinsurance Rules

(1/13/2015) In what could mark the first time that the federal government has moved to preempt state laws governing the regulation of insurance, the Treasury Department and... full story

FIO Confirms It Did Not Preempt Any State Laws in 2014

(1/13/2015) The Federal Insurance Office reports that during the fiscal year ended September 30, 2014, it "did not take any actions regarding the preemption of any State in... full story

Two Weeks Left to Nominate an Agent or CSR for a PIA National Award

(1/13/2015) PIA National is currently accepting nominations for three prestigious national awards... full story

NIPR to Host Two Webinars to Demonstrate New App

(1/12/2015) On January 21, the National Insurance Producer Registry will be implementing a new Contact Change Request application to replace the current Address Change Requ... full story

MetLife Declared Systemically Important by FSOC

(12/23/2014) The Financial Stability Oversight Council has issued a final determination that MetLife Inc. is a systemically important financial institution, which will force... full story

The Top Insurance Trends for 2015

(12/23/2014) PIA National Senior Vice President of Industry Affairs Patricia A. Borowski reviews some of the industry trends already underway that will have an impact on Pro... full story

PIA National Announces Call for Award Nominations

(12/23/2014) PIA National is currently accepting nominations for three prestigious national awards... full story

'Tis the Season for Holiday Mishaps

(12/23/2014) Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak reminds consumers that as they prepare to celebrate the holiday season, they should consider reviewing their insurance... full story

NAIFA Mourns Passing of CEO Dr. Susan B. Waters

(12/23/2014) The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors is saddened to announce the death of Dr. Susan B. Waters, Chief Executive Officer of NAIFA... full story

House Passes "Collins Amendment Fix"

(12/16/2014) Hours after voting overwhelmingly to pass a reauthorization of the terrorism insurance program, the U.S. House passed a bill designed to clarify that the Federa... full story

Leonardi Reflects on Tenure As Connecticut Commissioner

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Social Media Webinar Recordings Now Online

(12/16/2014) Did you miss the recent social media webinars that PIA put on for PIA members? full story

PIA Article: The Wrong Way to Regulate Insurance

(12/16/2014) International insurance regulators are attempting to enact global standards that would create a bank-centric approach to insurance regulation... full story