Category Carrier News

Personal Lines Changes

It’s a new year, with some new, bright and shiny faces at POWERS We have added to our Personal Lines team by welcoming Meaghan Dowd. Meaghan will be primarily working with POWERS but will serve as an additional backup for…

PL Rating – National Flood Services

You may already be aware of the relationship between NFS and PL Rating that is currently in pilot.  Very soon flood rates will be provided as part of the PL Rating HO quote experience.  Lots of flooding is a result…

MAIA Small Agency Conference

Registration for the MAIA Small Agency Conference is officially open and we hope you are planning to attend.  We at VIAA feel this is one of the best insurance events of the year.  While we highly recommend full registration in…

National Alliance Discount Continues

Over the past several years, SIAA member agencies have taken advantage of the discount in place for the National Alliance online classes.  I am pleased to announce that our 25% discount will remain in place for another year.  The 8…

QQ Catalyst Information

VIAA members,   It was nice seeing last week in Clayton.   For those of you who have QQ evolution and are interested in migrating to QQ Catalyst please email your request so I can create a list.   For…

Hartford PL – Growth & Profit BONUS

Hartford just released figures for July, 2013: 467,511                 Written Premium, up 16.7% 405,674                 Earned Premium 199,880                 Incurred Losses     49.3%                Loss Ratio 66,820                  Growth in WP 134,794                 New Business 604                 Policies in Force, up from 552 in December   Profit-sharing…

TRAVELERS PL — 45.9% Loss Ratio for 7 months

Travelers just released VIAA figures for July, 2013. $2,392,341           Written Premium 2,627,378            Earned Premium 1,206,131             Incurred Losses        45.9%           Loss Ratio 307,587            New Business 4,155            Policies in Force   Growth is negative but beginning to “bottom out”. If Loss…