The Insurance Institute

The Insurance Institute of America (IIA) The Institutes The Insurance Institute of America (IIA) was formed in 1909. They combined operations with the American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters in 1953. In 1998, the Insurance Research Council becomes a division of the Insurance Institute of America. They simply became known as The Institutes as…

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Why Become an Insurance Adjuster – Part 3 High Earning Potential

Entering into the field of adjusting offers high income potential with only a small investment of money and time.  You’re able to prepare yourself adequately for most jobs as an insurance adjuster.  Now let’s focus on the earning potential, or how much can you make? Just like most successful careers, insurance adjusting is for people…

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Why Become an Insurance Adjuster – Part 2 Minimal Education Requirements

Career education fees can seem daunting.  A year of college will run most over $15,000.  A college degree will run you $50,000 or more!  However, your new career investment as an insurance adjuste is minimal.  Pluls the high earning potential far exceeds the investment. Credit Hours Most college degrees require at least 120 Credit hours. …

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Why Become An Insurance Adjuster – Part 1 Small Investment

Many people are unfamiliar with the insurance claims adjusting field, particularly the CAT (catastrophe) adjusters. Simply put, adjusters are sent by insurance companies to help home and business owners with their property claims. A Cat Adjuster is sent to areas hit by catastrophic events such as a hurricane or tornado. We’ve created a five part…

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Attributes of a Successful Claims Adjuster – Part 8

I’m glad you’re still reading this 8 part series about the attributes of a successful adjuster. I hope they’re serving as effective reminders of needed personal skills.  It’s important to recognize your strengths and work on your weaknesses.  Let’s look at the last attribute now. Attribute of a Successful Claims Adjuster #8 – Having a…

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Tornados, Tropical Storms and Hurricane Season

June 1st was the official “opening” of hurricane season and already we have a storm forming in the Gulf right after we’ve seen multiple tornadoes ravaging the Midwest. Many adjusters are already busy with the hail and tornados the Midwest has already experienced this spring.  There are so many events that don’t make national news,…

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TWIA Online Adjuster Certification

TWIA (Texas Windstorm Insurance Association) has chosen 2021Training as their exclusive TWIA Online Adjuster Certification provider. Until now, these certifications have only been available as live classes at conferences put on by individual CAT companies.  If you weren’t on their roster, you didn’t get invited. TWIA is now making them available to all adjusters online…

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