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Latest Blogs

OIR Approves Slide/UPC Transaction

2/01/2023


This afternoon, the Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR) signed a consent order approving Slide’s assumption of the vast majority of United Property and Casualty’s (UPC) Florida homeowners policies. Under the agreement, Slide will assume approximately 72,000 HO-3 and DP-3 policies through a cancel/rewrite transaction. Slide also acquired the renewal rights for an additional 21,000+ UPC poli...

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Taking Advice From Me: The Six Things I Wish I Knew

1/30/2023


I have talked to many people throughout my 35-year insurance career. During that time, I gathered some great advice and instruction that I wish I had known at the beginning of my career. So, if 57-year-old Jeff Odom could talk to 22-year-old Jeff Odom, here are the six things I would tell him to do that will put him on the right track to success. (First, I would tell him not to eat so many carbs.)

The six things are:

  1. Make doing business with you memorable.
  2. Always be prepared.
  3. Don’t sell on just price.
  4. Make word of mouth your best marketing tool.
  5. Know the difference between sympathy an...

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Citizens Issues Personal Lines Bulletin on Flood Insurance for Renewal Eligibility

1/30/2023


Citizens recently issued a personal lines bulletin for flood eligibility for renewal policies. This bulletin describes the process agents will undertake when renewing a personal lines policy on or after July 1, 2023.

If you have not done so already, please consider registering for one of the upcoming webinars Citizens has scheduled this week. These webinars are designed to provide information regarding the eligibility requirements and respond to agent questions. I included the registration links and bulletin in this blog.   

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Consumer Education Resources

consumergraphic.pngFAIA developed a one-page consumer education piece that includes data, infographics, and a quote from Florida Insurance Consumer Advocate Tasha Carter, to explain the issues contributing to the state of the Florida property market. Learn more and download the materials here

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Upcoming Classes


YAC Ask Me Anything (AMA) Featuring YAC Perpetuation

2/16/2023

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GL-Four Hour P&C Update Webinar

2/22/2023

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E&O 2023 Managing the Ups and Downs Webinar

2/23/2023

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Insurance Agents of Tampa Bay: CE Class and Lunch

2/23/2023

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Explaining Personal Lines to a Confused Client Webinar

2/28/2023

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IIA of Broward County: Axe Throwing & Networking Event

3/15/2023

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Insurance Agents of Tampa Bay: Battle of the Bay

3/16/2023

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YAC Ask Me Anything (AMA) Featuring- Big I Lobbying Team

3/16/2023

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YAC PAC Golf Tournament Registration and Sponsorship

3/27/2023

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Capitol Days

3/28/2023

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IIA of Broward County: 62nd Annual Big I Day 2023

4/6/2023

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Insurance Agents of Tampa Bay: 2023 Big I Day

4/6/2023

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YAC Sales and Leadership Conference

4/13/2023

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IIA of Tallahassee: Big I Day 2023

4/20/2023

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IIA of Central Florida: Big I Day

5/4/2023

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YAC Ask Me Anything (AMA)

5/18/2023

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FAIA's 2023 Convention Advertising & Booth Promotion

6/14/2023

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FAIA's 119th Anniversary Convention & Education Symposium

6/14/2023

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FAIA's Convention & Education Symposium Sponsorship

6/14/2023

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FAIA 2023 Exhibit Booth Registration

6/14/2023

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YAC Golf Tournament Registration and Convention Sponsorship

6/14/2023

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YAC Ask Me Anything (AMA)

7/20/2023

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YAC Ask Me Anything (AMA)

8/17/2023

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