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by mclureins
Tue Nov 12, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: Auto Transporting / Towing in California
Replies: 1
Views: 15145

Auto Transporting / Towing in California

Besides Progressive and NICO, is the market basically dried up for autohaulers? I have heard about RRG for this market segment, but are they safe? It seems like the market in auto hauling is dwindling! Help I have many accounts being non-renewed by Progressive. Any market ideas?
by mclureins
Tue Dec 04, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: Dump Trucks in California Need a Home
Replies: 0
Views: 27427

Dump Trucks in California Need a Home

Besides NICO and BHHC, are there any carriers left in CA. that are writing dump truck for hire operations that are new ventures or no prior? :?:
by mclureins
Thu Feb 10, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Does local outsourcing benefit the retail agency?
Replies: 2
Views: 1655

Re: Does local outsourcing benefit the retail agency?

Outsourcing is valid for two reasons: 1-You don't have the expertise inhouse 2-Its significantly cheaper somewhere else Seems like you have the expertise, why not train someone(s)? and save the expense, unless.. Number two, your in someplace like NYC, and you can have it done in Arkansas, pay the o...
by mclureins
Thu Feb 03, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Does local outsourcing benefit the retail agency?
Replies: 2
Views: 1655

Does local outsourcing benefit the retail agency?

What is your opionion please? I am about to set a new launch date for our product. I am not looking for prospects here I am looking for feeback and opinons as this along with many other ways we write insurance will change in the near future! Technology is focusing tremendously on the insurance indus...
by mclureins
Wed Feb 02, 2011 6:39 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Why Would an Agency Retain Trust Account Service?
Replies: 16
Views: 9213

Re: Why Would an Agency Retain Trust Account Service?

oh yes that makes sense.
by mclureins
Mon Dec 20, 2010 3:35 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: Professional Employer Organization
Replies: 3
Views: 2065

Professional Employer Organization

Any ideas on carriers writing work comp companies looking to become PEO's in California? I hear most premium start around $100,000 which is fine. Any ideas would be really helpful!!

Thank you!

-Ray
by mclureins
Mon Dec 20, 2010 1:13 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: high value homes
Replies: 7
Views: 3464

Re: high value homes

Monarch E&S has an excellent Lloyd's contract with very competetive rates as well as access to Aspen Specialty and Lexington. We specialize in high-value dwellings and can find a home for most risks. Please give us a try and see what the Royal Treatment is all about. Please contact Dave Skogstrom a...
by mclureins
Mon Dec 20, 2010 1:11 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Paperless Environment
Replies: 26
Views: 21651

Re: Paperless Environment

You absolutely must have a great management system and most importantly you need 2 monitors or more to avoid having to print documents.


Ray McLure
www.paulmargroup.com
by mclureins
Mon Dec 20, 2010 12:48 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Paperless Environment
Replies: 26
Views: 21651

Re: Paperless Environment

www.paulmargroup.com allows agency to manage entire banking, commission accounting procedure without printing a single document. Also allows agency to manage renewals, cancellations and track production without printing documents. They are also able to communicate financial information to serve mul...
by mclureins
Mon Dec 13, 2010 11:26 am
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: high value homes
Replies: 7
Views: 3464

high value homes

Any good carriers out there for High value homes besides the following? Thanks for your help!!

Chubb
Travelers
Lexington
Firemans Fund
Ace / Chartis
by mclureins
Mon Nov 15, 2010 7:04 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Who's Covered?
Replies: 1
Views: 2521

Who's Covered?

I have a particular situation. I took out a policy through State Farm for renters insurance. I was recently renting a condo in southern California. I incurred some damage that resulted in some mold and the floor having to be completely replaced. I think it came from my fridge but because of other le...
by mclureins
Mon Nov 15, 2010 6:53 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: Agency Management System
Replies: 241
Views: 1079068

Re: Agency Management System

29% to other systems. what are these other systems and how do they companre?
by mclureins
Mon Sep 20, 2010 2:15 pm
Forum: Opinions
Topic: How To Increase Sales by Outsourcing here in U.S
Replies: 0
Views: 2066

How To Increase Sales by Outsourcing here in U.S

SERVICE ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE Additional Profit Potential 1 Estimated Annual Premium (Million) $10 2 CSR Estimated Workload Reduction 20% to 30% 3 Estimated Additional Sales 25% 4 Bookkeeper Workload Reduction 70% 5 Producer Add'l Sales Time 10% 6 Additional Premium Sales $2,500,000 7 Agency Commission...
by mclureins
Mon Sep 20, 2010 2:01 pm
Forum: Hard-to-Place Accounts
Topic: help!! customs bond
Replies: 1
Views: 1265

help!! customs bond

california: anyone know of a quick surety company for customs bonds? limit $50,000
besides worldwide insurance specialists and hcc?

thank you all!!