New to the insurance business

Sep 1, 2008

  1. markvalentino
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    Hi every one.
    I am starting out in the insurance industry, I just recently for got my life and health license and will get my p&c license next week. I am interested in opening an independent agency in maryland. I have started working with an independent agency to get experience but would like to open my own one next year. i have a 5 yrs of mortgage sales experience. any advice will be greatly appreciated. i am also interested in how i can get get signed up with carriers. secondly who has the cheapest e&o for an indpendent agency which does both L&H and P&C. thanks in advance
     
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    Call me - I'm in Odenton - 410-874-7241
     
  3. lisar1208
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    Where in Maryland? Life and Health is easy to get appointed, I think where you might find a problem being a new agent is P&C.
     
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    the office is going to be in dundalk md
     
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    An agent friend of mine is out of Dundalk.
     
  6. markvalentino
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    Thank you every one for your suggestions. this forum has been great help
     
  7. Gregb3104
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    For health, I would recommend contracting with Aetna, Golden Rule and Assurant.
     
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