What to consider before joining an insurance aggregator

Are you considering switching to an insurance aggregator?

As an independent insurance agent, perhaps you have considered joining an insurance aggregator or agency network; in other words, an association consisting of multiple insurance agencies and which offers support and benefits to its members.  These groups, also known as insurance clusters, can vary greatly from one to the next.  Some cluster members share office … Read more

Direct Carrier Appointments vs. Producer Sub-Codes: Which Do You Have?

Every captive looks to go independent because they’re tired of being told what business they need to write, how much of it they need to write, and who they have to write it through. You want your name on your book of business, and you want to keep your clients by offering multiple quotes that … Read more

ASNOA Announces Partnership with SocialSurvey 

ASNOA is proud to announce a partnership with SocialSurvey, a leading review generation platform for insurance agencies. With this partnership, ASNOA affiliates will be able to take advantage of SocialSurvey’s excellent platform to boost their agency’s online presence and credibility.  “Local insurance agencies deserve the absolute best in customer experience technology and marketing automation,” said SocialSurvey CEO, Scott Harris. “Our … Read more

How To Compete Against Insurance Giants

If you asked the average American what insurance companies they know, many of them would be able to mention the GEICO lizard, Peyton Manning with Nationwide, or even JK Simmons telling you that Farmer’s “has seen a thing or two.” These industry giants spend billions each year on their advertisements in an attempt to make … Read more

What do you know about Cyber Security Insurance?

The concern with Data  As an insurance agent, all of your information for clients, businesses, and prospects is stored in a personal secure server, which only you and your producers can access. With everything being locked by personal codes, nobody should be able to breach this data. However, on a holiday vacation, one of your … Read more

Is Email Marketing Really Important?

Every day we are communicating with coworkers, businesses, and even friends and family — our lives are in our inbox. When it comes to our spending habits, most of us expect businesses to communicate with us through our email address, providing us relevant information on promotions, deals, or changes to their service. Gone are the … Read more