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Big I New York Welcomes Jim Lombardo AVP of Learning and Development

​Jim Brings More Than 35 Years of Experience in the Insurance Industry to the Premier Association for NYS Insurance Agents & Brokers​.[+]

A GearUP! Webinar: Expansion of NY Regulation 187 Looming 8/1/19

On July 24th at 10am, Tim Dodge & Scott Hobson will bring you up to speed on the “Expansion of New York Regulation 187 Looming 8/1/19". The expansion of this regulation will do two things. It'll expand to cover not only annuities, but will be expanded to include life insurance and it will include a “best interest of the consumer" requirement. [+]

Why Hiring Older Workers is Good for Your Business

When it comes to retirement, a significant cultural shift is well under way. More and more people are choosing to remain in the workforce beyond traditional retirement age.[+]

Two Minutes With Tim: Pet Injury Coverage

A special guest joins me for a discussion about insuring our whiskered furry friends when they're riding in our cars.[+]
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