Big "I" Market Resources

In addition to FAIA Member Services' Independent Market Solutions, several options are available to FAIA members through the national Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America, Inc., specifically Eagle Agency, and Big "I" Markets.

Eagle Agency

Eagle Agency is an independent agency operated by the Big "I" that allows members access to personal automobile, personal umbrella and personal watercraft through both MetLife and Travelers; and personal and commercial automobile with Progressive. If you are new to the business or a newer agency, Eagle is an especially good fit for you. 

There are two ways to write business through Eagle Agency: as a sub-appointed Eagle Agent or through BIG I MARKETS. In both cases, the agency maintains ownership of the business and commission paid is graduated based on volume.

No production requirements/ you own your own business and you use us when you need us.

  Appointment Details Quoting Download Servicing Production
Eagle Market access to Metlife, Safeco and Travelers. Access to carrier online portal. None Servicing is done by Agency. Production requirements differ per carrier.
BIG "I" Markets No appointment. Requests are reviewed and approved in-house by Eagle Agency personnel. Possibility to obtain an Eagle Agency sub-appointment. Business submitted on the Big "I" Markets platform and quoted by IIABA’s Eagle Agency. None Servicing is done by Company Service Center. No production requirements. Use as needed!

Learn More and Sign Up

For more information about Eagle Agency, email Nancy Doherty or call 800-221-7917 x5389 or direct dial 703-706-5389.

Big "I" Markets

Big “I” Markets is an online market access system available exclusively to Big “I” members featuring no fees, no volume commitments, and competitive commissions. 

FAIA members have access to a suite of top tier products including affluent homeowners, bonds, small commercial packages, habitational, non-standard homeowners.


  • Ownership of expirations
  • No initial access or termination fees
  • No obligation to submit other accounts
  • EFT commission payments

Visit Big "I" Markets online or call 703-647-7800 option 4 is for personal lines department for more information about available products, then schedule a meeting with Nancy Doherty for Eagle Agency.