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by junevjohnson
Tue Aug 25, 2015 1:15 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: CPCU 500 HELP!
Replies: 5
Views: 45780

Re: CPCU 500 HELP!

Have you tried a site like Chegg or even Ebay? I imagine there are tons of students and other professionals that no longer have use for their books and are willing to sell outdated books at a huge discount. And I wouldn't worry too much about using an old book, I'm convinced 80% of what they update ...
by junevjohnson
Tue Aug 25, 2015 1:09 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Becoming an underwriter
Replies: 6
Views: 41135

Re: Becoming an underwriter

My advice is more general career guidance, but I hope it still helps. For those same companies that turned you down, I would reach back out to the recruiters, referral sources and employees at your level and take them out to coffee. Call it an informational interview where you want to learn more abo...
by junevjohnson
Tue Aug 25, 2015 1:05 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: Salary- CPCU
Replies: 29
Views: 142270

Re: Salary- CPCU

According to PayScale, the median salary for a CPCU with less than 5 years of experience is $55,264.00. Of course, this varies based on your direct experience, schooling, company size and geography. If I were you, I would target 2 - 3 companies and look at a site like glassdoor for reviews from curr...
by junevjohnson
Tue Aug 11, 2015 12:44 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Top 10 Insurance Myths - incorrect
Replies: 3
Views: 30335

Re: Top 10 Insurance Myths - incorrect

Another popular myth is that your U.S. auto insurance covers you anytime, anywhere. I work for and we provide auto, RV, home and other types of insurance in Mexico. Like the U.S., the Mexican government mandates insurance but many Americans believe they're covered by default,...