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“No one wants to be sold. Timely advice, on the other hand, is welcomed.”

However, the value of content is in how you use it. We can help with both. The consumer topics below can be customized and designed to fit your agency’s brand and existing marketing efforts. PIA Creative Services can design, print (or code) and distribute just about any marketing materials you can dream up—all looking as though they were sent right from your office.

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Five-state topics

Auto

  • The dangers of drunken driving
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • How to keep your vehicle safe from car thieves
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Do I have any control over my auto insurance premiums?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • How to save money on auto insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • What to do if you're involved in an accident
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Your young drivers—help them play it safe
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Ride hailing: Income Lyft or Uber dangerous?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • How does my auto insurance react to pothole damage?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Older drivers have a greater presence on the road
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Work zone ahead—drive safely
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Commercial lines

  • Questions that business owners may have about their property loss claim following a catastrophic event
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Commercial excess policies are for accidents that become tragedies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Earthquake coverage not included in business insurance policies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Coverage issues

  • Planning for the interruption of business operations due to a catastrophe
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Holiday gifts and insurance coverage
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Enjoy your summer without getting burned
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Earthquake coverage not included in homeowners insurance policies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Not all property is equal when choosing the right insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Insurance and the divorcing couple
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Find the best deductible for you
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Don’t just renew—review
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Find the best deductible for you
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Making sure that fire is so delightful
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Grill safely this summer. A fun barbeque is a safe barbeque
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • High-target and high-value personal belongings
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Hosting a holiday party
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Insurance and the electric wheelchair
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Keeping safe during busy shopping days
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • If it looks too good to be true…
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Stop a claim before it happens
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • What to do (and not to do) while traveling
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Credit reports

  • What do I need to know about credit reports and scores?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • The facts on prescreened insurance offers
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Customer service

  • Customer service survey
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Understanding your policy
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Customer service is our middle name
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Flood

  • Flood damage: is my home covered?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Flooding, snow pressure, and snowmelt: What you need to know
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Home sharing and your homeowners policy
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Floods can happen anywhere
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Floods can happen anytime
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Hurricanes and Floods … Oh My!
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Homeowners/dwelling

  • Winter time and fire safety
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Affordable insurance for renters
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Replacement cost coverage: A wise investment
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • High-rise residents have unique fire precaution concerns
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Insuring your in-home business
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Don't be tricked by Halloween fire hazards
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Storm damage—what’s covered?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • A household inventory—well worth the time
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Homeowners insurance basics
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Crime prevention begins at home
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Frozen pipes and other ice and snow damage
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Questions that homeowners may have about their property loss claim following a catastrophic event
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • The basics on 'fracking'
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Going away to school—an insurance perspective
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • A homeowners policy requires the insured to reside in the dwelling
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Property loss checklist
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Home sharing and your homeowners policy
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • A policy with teeth to cover dog teeth
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Thinking about Airbnb? Consider the implications
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Minimize home-related risk with a policy and precautions
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • We know you want your home fully insured
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Industry-related issues

  • Put safety first this summer—guidelines for boating and water safety
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Answers to questions you may have before going on vacation
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Internet/technology issues

  • Cyber security insurance—What is it and why do I need it?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Life Insurance

  • Personal life insurance: The basics
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Personal umbrella

  • Additional liability coverage is important
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Privacy issues

  • Identity theft—who's been in your wallet?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Taxes

  • What you need to know about disaster-related casualties and your personal taxes
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Workers’ compensation

  • Attention contractors: Worker safety and health do affect your insurance premiums
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • What you need to know before becoming a volunteer
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Connecticut topics

Auto

  • What you should consider before changing auto insurance companies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Cell phone safety—driving home the importance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Connecticut’s Graduated-Driver-License Law
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Certificates of insurance

  • Certificates of insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • The certificate has to reflect the policy
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Credit reports

  • If your credit score goes up, your insurance may go down—check with your insurance agent
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Excess and surplus lines

  • Understanding surplus-line policies in Connecticut
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Markets

  • Health exchange retention
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Workers’ compensation

  • The 'split point' change in the NCCI Experience Rating Plan
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • An employer's obligations under Connecticut Workers' Compensation Law
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

New Hampshire topics

Auto

  • What you should consider before changing auto insurance companies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Cell phone safety—driving home the importance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Certificates of insurance

  • Certificates of insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Coverage issues

  • Do I need a separate insurance policy for my boat?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Excess and surplus lines

  • Understanding surplus-lines policies in New Hampshire
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Markets

  • Health exchange retention
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

New Jersey topics

Auto

  • New Jersey's auto insurance photo inspections—what car owners need to know
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • New Jersey's health insurance option for auto injury costs—what car owners need to know
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • What you need to know about the Special Automobile Insurance Policy
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Cell phone safety—driving home the importance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • New Jersey implements Graduated-Driver-License Law; enhanced by Kyleigh's Law
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Everything you need to know about ride hailing in NJ
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Banks

  • Before saying yes to a loan, be sure to see your professional insurance agent—force-placed insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Certificates of insurance

  • Certificates of insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Commercial liability

  • What to know before you raise a 350,000 pound home 10 feet in the air: the insurance requirements for home-elevation contractors
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Coverage issues

  • Do I need a separate insurance policy for my boat?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Excess and surplus lines

  • Understanding New Jersey surplus lines
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Markets

  • Health exchange retention
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Workers’ compensation

  • Workers' compensation insurance penalties in New Jersey
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Workers' compensation election for sole proprietors, partners and LLC members
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

New York topics

Auto

  • What you should consider before changing auto insurance companies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • New York state supplementary uninsured/underinsured motorists coverage
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Cell phone safety—driving home the importance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Auto no-fault

  • An explanation of New York's no-fault law and ATV PIP insurance benefits
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • An explanation of New York's no-fault law and motorcycle PIP insurance benefits
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • An explanation of New York's no-fault law and motor vehicle PIP insurance benefits
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Certificates of insurance

  • Certificates of insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Excess and surplus lines

  • Understanding New York excess-line policies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • Understanding New York excess-line policies
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Homeowners/dwelling

  • Building or remodeling advice
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Legislative/regulatory issues

  • N.Y. primary disclosure
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Markets

  • Health exchange retention
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Rental car coverage

  • Should I buy insurance from a rental car agency?
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Workers’ compensation

  • New York's "Construction Industry Fair Play Act"—information for contractors about workers' compensation insurance
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • The "split point" change in the WC Experience Rating Plan
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.
  • New York Labor Law adds to construction costs
    (download document)
    Ideas
    For a completely custom piece, call (800) 424-4244, ext.338.

Vermont topics

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