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I am a 34 year Allstate agent. My father was a 40 year agent and 2 of my brothers both retired from Allstate as agent owners. My question and concern is what does the Allstate agency model look like 10 years from now? I believe Tom Wilson's first…Continue
Started by Morgan in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Greg Gibson - Active EA on Friday. 28 Replies 1 Like
Has anyone had any problems with the company when taking the TPP over 24 months and contacting your prior customers after one year? Technically, the non-compete is only for 12 months but I can see TC making life miserable with the remaining TPP…Continue
Started by David B. Carr in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Done_it_All on Thursday. 3 Replies 0 Likes
Does anyone know of a tool online that enables someone to check someone's calendar and when they see an opening on calendar book an appointment? Make sense?Continue
Has anyone tried Quotefire that David posted about? How was the lead quality and service? Do they rope you into a never ending loop that is hard to end like most of them do? How are they filtered? (Zip code, current carrier, etc)?Any feed back is…Continue
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
Started by Born to Run 31 yr EA in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Ed Overstreet Aug 12. 17 Replies 1 Like
I haven't seen an update to the Agency Business Objective Validation Report since December 2016.Do we know if this program is still in play in 2017? The most recent FAQ and/or program rules flyer on the Gateway was from 2015.Continue
Started by Done_it_All in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by RockBandQueen Aug 11. 7 Replies 5 Likes
My last post (in the other discussion) WASN'T a shot at NAPAA - it could have been Sports Illustrated Magazine or whatever. My point is if you are not a Student of Your Business - then you "need to be" or get out of this business. Its continuing…Continue
Started by Herb Brinskelle in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Lance Aug 10. 32 Replies 0 Likes
I just missed hitting my IPS number because of a lapse. I was told that a policy that lapses stays as a negative number for IPS for the next 12 months. This makes no sense to me. If a policy gives me production credit for only the first 12 months…Continue
Started by Fla-EA in Agent Compensation, Agent Issues, Agent Firings, etc. .... Last reply by Mr.Big Aug 10. 13 Replies 0 Likes
As the NFIP goes through its ever so short reauthorizations, keep an eye for TC to switch from NFS (present flood servicing carrier) to one of the other flood servicing carriers, maybe Torrent. At least that is what is whislered on the street.Word…Continue
Has anyone faced this situation? I came up short this year by a little more than $200. I had a VUL written 5/25/18 that would have covered it. However, the case got held up in underwriting and STILL hasn’t issued. I was counting on it to be…Continue
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WHY DOES "TC" DELIVER AGENT / AGENCY BAD NEWS ON FRIDAYS AFTER 5PM..? EVER WONDER WHY THE TACTIC? IS IT BECAUSE THEY KNOW ITS SUCH AN INSULT THAT THEY'D RATHER GIVE A FEW DAYS (THE WEEKEND) FOR THE AGENTS TO JUST FORGET ABOUT IT (THAW OUT). SEEMS…Continue
Anyone else having or had issues with Datalot. First almost always the names are wrong and emails return as undeliverable. Today was it for me as the guy on the other end was called by them and told to say he wanted a quote when really he…Continue
Don't know if this just started or has been going on for a while. Went there yesterday to do some DMV work and was told by a counter girl.She said turn over in sales has been bad. Glad my friend took the buy out and retired a few years…Continue
Hi there, need some help. I have an insured who just purchased two electric bikes, $3000 a piece. Home policy won't cover because of "motorized" but motorcycle won't either because not licensed for roadway use. Any suggestions? Thanks in…Continue