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okt0ber replied to Vic Cordone's discussion Vic Cordone - Back on ABB After Joining TWFG
"Doesn't TWFG have an independent agency contract with Allstate?"
14 hours ago
LongTimer replied to SG's discussion New Class Action Law Suit for Wrongful Terminations
"Agree..."
15 hours ago
Ben Dover Active EA replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"Better yet, get Glenn Shapiro to hit the road along with Tom Wilson and bring some sanity to this…"
15 hours ago
Miagent replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"TGIF......That I can agree with ;--)"
15 hours ago
Bryan Ahlquist replied to SG's discussion New Class Action Law Suit for Wrongful Terminations
"Some of the recent sentiment on ABB has turned back to a “love it or leave it” type of…"
15 hours ago
Fitz EA replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"You are right, I was thinking we pay for the renewal. TGIF!"
15 hours ago
Miagent replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"That is silly to say. We lose our 10% yes. Allstate loses 90%."
16 hours ago
Fitz EA replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"TC does not care about these...we pay for the guarantee out of our commission."
16 hours ago
AFLAK replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"Another poor decision from MBA boy/girl geniuses!!!!  Lets keep telling 65+ year old customers…"
16 hours ago
Fred Hazeltine liked Vic Cordone's discussion Vic Cordone - Back on ABB After Joining TWFG
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Fitz EA replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"I have had four claims and not one satisfied client, multiple emails and phone calls per claim. I…"
18 hours ago
Greg Gibson - Active EA replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"It's working as designed.  I swear, next time I see my fizzle's name on my Caller…"
18 hours ago
Ben Dover Active EA replied to Fitz EA's discussion QuickFoto
"How's the cost shift claims process working for everyone? "
19 hours ago
Pointer replied to two acres's discussion How many LSP's
"I've also heard that anyone buying an existing book is only allowed if they buy multiple…"
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Steve liked SG's discussion New Class Action Law Suit for Wrongful Terminations
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SG liked IPSSUX - EA's discussion You can't make this up!!
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Cigarette Danglin replied to two acres's discussion How many LSP's
"The whole "you need to be at $2million in 18 months" mentality is nuts. If they were…"
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Cigarette Danglin replied to two acres's discussion How many LSP's
"Yeah, how the hell can a non-employee, non-party to the EA agreement (the LSP) have binding…"
yesterday
WallEE replied to SG's discussion New Class Action Law Suit for Wrongful Terminations
"I've been an agent for over 30 years, and have had TC change our comp and this included new…"
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Skysailor replied to two acres's discussion How many LSP's
"HO has now changed this. They want a minimum of 3 LSPs, two of which must also have L&H…"
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Vic Cordone - Back on ABB After Joining TWFG

Started by Vic Cordone in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by okt0ber 14 hours ago. 3 Replies

I've been away for some time to avoid a conflict for my old company.Recently I joined with Gordy Bunch, and TWFG to manage, and open the Northeast and Mid Atlantic states for New Agencies.We are looking to partner with Agents in NJ, PA, DE, MD,…Continue

New Class Action Law Suit for Wrongful Terminations

Started by SG in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by LongTimer 15 hours ago. 48 Replies

All - I have retained an attorney to begin a new class action lawsuit against Allstate for wrongful terminations.My life book has been audited and I have submitted to 2 one hour interrogations and have answered all questions.  After that, the…Continue

QuickFoto

Started by Fitz EA in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Ben Dover Active EA 15 hours ago. 50 Replies

Has anyone had experience with QuickFoto? From Gateway:As you may have seen on…Continue

Tags: company, insurance, allstate, Claim, QuickFoto

How many LSP's

Started by two acres in Agency Reports, Agency Goals, Agency Accountability, etc.. Last reply by Pointer yesterday. 25 Replies

What are Allstate's requirements for agency's.  I realize it's based on the size of the book but is it 1 LSP per million and is that a full time requirement? How do you staff your organization?  Are all LSP's doing the same thing or do you have some…Continue

5 Yrs after leaving TC, they are still making me mad!!!

Started by Wendi Kratzer, EX EA, Now IA in Random & Everything Else, etc.. Last reply by Wendi Kratzer, EX EA, Now IA on Wednesday. 7 Replies

My last day with TC was 8/31/12. I opened my IA on 9/1/12. Before I left, I switched my phone from Verizon to a VOIP to make it easier about a month before. I kept line 3, TC forwarded the main line to one of the agents who got half my book. I just…Continue

Seriously tired of broken Allstate applications

Started by Gary Bonick in Agency Technology, etc.. Last reply by Darryl Bull on Wednesday. 1464 Replies

Not a day goes by that at least one Allstate application goes down. Yesterday I had issues with IMPACT, Agency Gateway, Outlook, Find a customer, and AccessAllstate. I've had to tell my clients so many times that I can't help them because a system…Continue

You can't make this up!!

Started by IPSSUX - EA in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by IPSSUX - EA on Wednesday. 19 Replies

One of our insured had an accident (which he never told us about) 3 months ago, hit a tree. How do I know??? I drive by his house 3-4x's per week.He added collision to his policy 2 months ago....to cover a loan??? The coverage was added by the agent…Continue

Vegas Baby!

Started by Bryan Ahlquist in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Bryan Ahlquist on Wednesday. 2 Replies

http://www.napaausa.org/news-and-events/napaa-eventsAllstate Agents: 2017 National EA Conference September 11-12,…Continue

Data Mining for Undisclosed Drivers - It's Out of Control Here in CA

Started by RockBandQueen in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by TreadingWaterNY on Wednesday. 23 Replies

Yes, I agree that the company deserves the appropriate premium for the risk and that undisclosed household members, children especially, should be rated on the auto policy, but whatever they're using for data mining is giving them too much "ancient"…Continue

Need A Copy Of The EA Supplement Revision Just Prior to the Most Recent Revision Dated 06/01/2017

Started by RockBandQueen in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by TedP on Sunday. 6 Replies

OMG! What does it take to get paid for and assigned as the AOR on a new policy around here?On 03/02/2017, we wrote a new Condo Owners policy for a customer who sold their primary residence home on 09/2/2016.  The home was sold more than 120 days…Continue

Blog Posts

Allstate looks to hire veterans in the northwest, offers $10,000 award for referrals..

Posted by David B. Carr on July 4, 2017 at 11:05am 10 Comments

Allstate Insurance Company has announced its intent to boost its sales force in Washington state and Oregon by hiring military veterans – and will award $10,000 for a referral.

In order to recruit more former…

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Changes coming to claims.... homeowners

Posted by So much rate on June 30, 2017 at 2:37pm 10 Comments

I just spoke to an adjuster of 40 years that is working on a claim that we are dealing with.  She went on a nice little rant at the end of our discussion about changes coming to home claims "in the next few weeks".  Basically it sounds like they…

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The lure of baseball for insurance marketing

Posted by David B. Carr on June 30, 2017 at 12:59pm 0 Comments

The lure of baseball for insurance marketing…

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Allstate Basic Term rates to change in July

Posted by whatwasithinking on June 20, 2017 at 9:49am 16 Comments

Allstate Basic Term rates to change in July…

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Allstate lays off 52 claims reps in NCRO

Posted by So much rate on June 16, 2017 at 6:13pm 12 Comments

Got a text from a PIP adjuster in NCRO today that is a friend/client that Allstate laid off 52 inside adjusters in the NC office yesterday.  They were expecting that just the field adjusters were taking a hit but they closed an entire inside unit…

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Group Health Providers for Agents and Agencies?

Posted by Rob LaVigne on June 6, 2017 at 6:07pm 14 Comments

Is anyone aware of a group health insurance provider willing to serve a small agency?  We've got five people and three and their families are willing to sign up.  Thanks.

"Overtime"

Posted by Kevin White (IA) AZ, ME and CT on May 29, 2017 at 4:54pm 9 Comments

Spent Memorial Day weekend playing rock and roll at parties ... tough gig. :D…





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Servicing Accounts

Posted by RAYSWIN on May 24, 2017 at 11:06am 7 Comments

An agent nearby took TPP effective 05/01/2017.  His accounts will be assigned in the next two months.  Management tells me I will get 3% if the customer wants me to be their servicing agent even if the company assigns…

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Tom Wilson skipped Leaders Forum, but appeared via video. Solid Leadership as always.

Posted by BestBusinessFLOPportunity - EA on May 22, 2017 at 9:30am 6 Comments

Not even showing up though to honor the biggest achievers is, a somehow managed, new low in my opinion.  What could be more important to any CEO that is fed so overly well by the big hitters.

Please, just take your 10s of Millions, and…

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