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...

Where to get State Farm Property Adjuster Certification

As new adjusters we work hard to get our foot in the door and gain that valuable experience.  Making yourself valuable to the Catastrophe Companies is important.  One of the ways you set yourself up for success is by being prepared.  We’ve talked time and time again...

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?...

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...

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...