Once again this year we have combined our Agency Compliance Luncheons with our E&O Seminars. You may register for the whole day, which includes both the Agency Compliance Luncheon and the E&O Seminar, or just for the Agency Compliance luncheon. AVAILABLE TO MAIA MEMBERS ONLY. [+]
Handling the insurance requirements for financial institutions can be a formidable task. This, in part, is a result of the emerging risks that this complex industry experiences on a daily basis. In addition, the various types of insurance available from an array of insurers is difficult to keep track of when these same agents also handle the insurance requirements of both commercial and personal customers. This class will address these complexities by breaking down both the emerging and the traditional exposures that financial institutions are subject to. It will also address the various types of insurance specific to financial institutions with talking points that insurance agents can use when working with management of these unique organizations. [+]
This is the seventh year of the CSR Development Conference. This conference is designed with the CSR in mind and features sessions specifically developed for the unique skill set of the CSR. [+]
The Commercial Casualty Institute provides an in-depth study of the commercial general liability and business auto policy forms. Students will also review commercial umbrella and excess liability, along with the issues of concurrence and self-insured retention. They will develop a better understanding of workers’ compensation and its available endorsements. [+]
Insurance professionals need training in the risk management process for two reasons. First, insurance is an integral part of their client's overall risk management program. Second, services provided by carriers, agencies and brokerages are often significant items in the organization's cost of risk. In this seven-hour course we will cover each of the five powerful steps in this process, which protects not only the organization's assets, but also its mission and its brand. [+]
This course gives you the expertise you need to guide your customers through the often complex and confusing process of purchasing homeowners insurance - and help them make decisions that insure their most valuable assets. [+]
The Ruble graduate seminar is a an advanced course for CIC and CRM designees that covers unique risks and how to insure them. Students will become familiar with terminology that will enable them to speak the language of specialized areas of risk. Each course covers a different topic. No examination. You must have a CIC or CRM designation to enroll. [+]
This course strengthens your ability to have productive, assured interactions with your commercial customers in the area of commercial casualty exposures and coverages. You will improve your understanding of legal liability and what creates liability exposures. The focus of this course is the Commercial General Liability Coverage Form. This course also addresses additional insured exposures and the coverage available to meet these needs. [+]
MAIA offers nearly 20 webinars each month. These are online classes (most are three hours) and they all qualify for CE credits. They are taught by top-notch well respected instructors and the topics vary and include commercial lines, personal lines, ethics and life and health. [+]

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Find out what legislative activity is taking place and what bills MAIA is supporting and opposing. Each bill has a link to the sponsor and the bill language. [+]
National Affiliations - IIABA

National Affiliations - IIABA
The Big "I"

IIABA is a national alliance of more than a quarter million business owners and their employees who offer all types of insurance and financial services products. MAIA members have access to multiple products and resources through IIABA. [+]

North Carolina and Utah Teen Golfers Win 49th Annual Trusted Choice® Big "I" National Championship

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Aug. 11, 2017–Emily Hawkins of Lexington, North Carolina and Blake Tomlinson of Salt Lake City won the girls and boys divisions, respectively, at the 49th annual Trusted Choice® Big "I" National Championship in Madison, Mississippi. [+]

Agents Council for Technology Releases Agency Cyber Guide

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Aug. 2, 2017—The Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America’s Agents Council for Technology (ACT) has released the ‘Agency Cyber Guide 1.0’ which addresses cybersecurity regulations and provides corresponding compliance resources. [+]

Trusted Choice® Social Media Campaign Raises Money for Make-A-Wish®

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Aug. 1, 2017–Trusted Choice® is proud to announce its seventh annual summer social media campaign to raise money for Make-A-Wish®. During the month of August, Trusted Choice® will donate $10 to the wish granting organization for each post “shared” from the Trusted Choice® Facebook page (www.facebook.com/TrustedChoice). [+]