An eligible insurance agency that has paid the appropriate dues according to the current dues schedule. Membership in IIAO includes your agency's fees to use the Trusted Choice brand as well as membership in the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA), the nation's oldest and largest organization that has as its sole purpose to be an advocate for independent insurance agents. A regular member holds voting rights at any annual or special meeting of the IIAO membership.
Agency Member benefits:
-Excellent education programs, including CIC and CISR designation, programs.
-Representation on legislative and regulatory matters.
-Networking with other agents and company representatives through conventions and conferences.
-Industry information through IA Magazine, Policy Magazine, the Oklahoma Agent monthly e-newsletter, and weekly
legislative bulletins (during the legislative session).
-Access to special insurance products, including: Westport and CNA Insurance Agent's Errors & Omissions protection, ----American Reliable Farm and Ranch Insurance, RLI Personal Umbrella Policies, RLI In-Home Business Policies, and Big "I" ---Markets personal and commercial products.
-Benefits associated with membership in the IIABA can be found at their website.
For more information on any of these member benefits, please contact the IIAO office at (405) 840-4426.
Eligibility for Agency Members
In order to qualify for agency membership in IIAO, an agency must hold a license in good standing with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. An agency must also represent more than one insurance company and own the expiration rights to the policies written by those companies.