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Becoming a Licensed Insurance Producer in Maine

Becoming a Licensed Insurance Producer in Maine

| January 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Maine Bureau of Insurance requires its insurance professionals to pass the state licensing exam in order to transact insurance business for a fee. Insurance professionals in Maine have an option of three different categories of insurance licenses; a producer license, consultant license and an adjuster’s license (there are subcategories therein). Maine Insurance Pre-Licensing Education […]

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Insurance License Certifications

Insurance License Certifications

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

The insurance license certification process varies depending on the state in which you are seeking a license. Since the process is not governed on a federal level, each state sets forth its requirements and process for license certification. You’ll quickly find that your state’s Department of Insurance website is a valuable resource. Fortunately, the National […]

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Alaska Insurance Producer CE Requirements

Alaska Insurance Producer CE Requirements

| November 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

Every licensed insurance producer in Alaska must take 24 hours of continuing education classes in order to renew the license. Of the 24 hours of CE credits, the state will not accept more than eight hours on the subjects of management, business organization and environment (which include sales, motivation and psychology). In other words, the […]

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Training to Become a Licensed Insurance Professional

Training to Become a Licensed Insurance Professional

| October 9, 2010 | 0 Comments

Each state has its own set of pre-licensing requirements for anyone looking to become a licensed insurance professional. Some states require formal pre-licensing education. No matter whether the state you live in requires pre-licensing education, all candidates in every state must pass the state insurance licensing exam before selling or purchasing insurance on behalf of […]

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Steps for Becoming an Alaska Insurance Broker

Steps for Becoming an Alaska Insurance Broker

| October 6, 2010 | 0 Comments

In the state of Alaska, the Alaska Division of Insurance is a governing authority that determines the rules and regulations for licensing insurance agents. As such, they offer following types of insurance licenses: All Lines Property/Casualty Life Surety Independent Adjuster Surplus lines Viatical Settlement Broker Viatical Settlement Representative Completing the Insurance Application To begin the […]

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How to Locate NY Insurance Continuing Education Classes Online

How to Locate NY Insurance Continuing Education Classes Online

| August 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Anyone who becomes a licensed insurance agent or broker in the state of New York must take the required number of continuing education credits in order to renew the insurance license. In the old days the only way to satisfy New York’s insurance continuing education requirement was to physically sit in a classroom, listen to […]

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How to Find California Insurance Continuing Education Classes

How to Find California Insurance Continuing Education Classes

| June 4, 2010 | 0 Comments

California insurance brokers and agents must take continuing education classes if they want to maintain and renew their insurance license. The CE requirements vary depending on type of license. California has an interesting way of listing their continuing education requirements. For example, fire and casualty brokers/agents who are licensed after 1992 must complete 25 credit […]

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How to Become a California Licensed Insurance Agent or Broker

How to Become a California Licensed Insurance Agent or Broker

| June 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

The state of California requires insurance brokers/agents to become licensed in order to buy/sell insurance on behalf of an insurance company or an insured. Below is a listing of the types of insurance licenses offered by the California Department of Insurance: Accident and Health Agent Fire and Casualty Broker Fire and Casualty Agent Life-Only Agent […]

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Insurance Continuing Education Credits

Insurance Continuing Education Credits

| May 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Earlier I wrote a post about How to Become a Licensed Insurance Broker in the United States. The post is still in its infancy and links are added daily, but one thing I realized in writing about earning an agent’s/broker’s license is that once you successfully get your license, you need to do what it […]

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How to Become a Licensed Insurance Broker in the United States

How to Become a Licensed Insurance Broker in the United States

If you’re looking to become an insurance agent, producer or broker in the United States, you happened upon the right blog post. The goal of this post is to list links to articles on how to become an insurance broker, insurance producer or insurance agent in each of the 50 states. This is an ongoing […]

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