Hurricane devastation creates careers!

  “Every cloud (hurricane) has a silver lining!” Regardless of the disaster, man made, geological or weather, there are those that profit in both the short and long term. Career opportunities in Insurance Claims Adjusting are created across the country with just one strong storm. The official Atlantic hurricane season runs from June through November. […]

Ruined Cars

. More Cars Ruined Than Any Single Event in the US. . Enormous plots of land have been turned into vehicle graveyards. . When a devastating flood event like Hurricane Harvey hits a city like Houston, the result is car Armageddon. . A new report from Car and Driver found as many as 1 million […]

Are you a Felon?

The reality of life in the US today is that no body is perfect! Most people have had bad credit at one time or another, and many have made more serious mistakes that have resulted in the most serious challenge to their future… . a Felony on their record. . A felony for many professions […]

Floods & Auto Claims

. There were over 500,000 auto claims filed with Hurricane Sandy. Hurricane Harvey is expected to considerably exceed Sandy’s devastation. So how much work is that? How many adjusters are typically needed in a major flood? Hard numbers are difficult to come by, but consider this, during Hurricane Sandy, State Farm had 1,100 adjusters in […]

Hurricane Harvey…

Timing is everything! And NOW is the time to get started as an Insurance Claims Adjuster. As of this posting Hurricane Harvey has not yet landed, but already adjusters are being deployed. For a storm with the potential Harvey has, demand for adjusters will certainly exceed demand. Of course it would be best if you […]

Job outlook for Insurance Adjusters

The overall job outlook for Insurance Adjusters has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 11.74 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 1.96 percent per year. Demand for Insurance Adjusters is expected to go up, with an expected 52,960 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an […]

Designations & Certificates

            The Insurance Institute of America (IIA) The Insurance Institute of America was founded in 1909. They merged with the American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters in 1953. In 1998, the Insurance Research Council also became part of the Insurance Institute of America. They are today known as “The Institutes.” The […]

What if I have a Felony?

. Is it possible to obtain a Texas Insurance License with a felony on your record? . TDI (Texas Department of Insurance) looks at your record and makes a judgement on a Case-By-Case basis. Unless it is a particularly heinous offense, they will usually allow it. . These are the questions on your TDI application […]

Unique windows of opportunity

Every few years there will be a major storm, such as Sandy, Ike, Katrina and Matthew. Because of overwhelming demand for adjusters, this is a great opportunity for those who have been unable to break into the business in the past. What often happens is that new adjusters are hired in staggering numbers. Just about […]

Selecting Adjuster Firms to work with:

  Adjuster Firms have many qualified adjusters capable of working even the most difficult claims in the most difficult scenarios. . The primary challenges most IA Firms deal with is training adjusters on their rosters, and keeping up with the different requirements of the insurance companies they represent. These requirements change with the different needs […]