Member Benefits

Membership with the Professional Insurance Agents of Arkansas is an investment that provides tangible benefits & services, saving you time and money so you can increase your agency’s bottom line. PIA Arkansas members qualify for many benefits offered through PIA National.

PIA Arkansas has been providing meaningful assistance to member agents with the daily challenges of running an agency. We provide specialized resources and services helping members and their staff with all aspects of their business. Whatever the issue, whatever the question, PIA Arkansas members turn to association experts for answers. We provide insight from experts with real-world experience.

E&O/Cyber Insurance

E&O Insurance
Cyber Insurance

Professional liability, errors and omissions insurance. With access to multiple markets with differing appetites, including admitted and non-admitted markets, chances are we can find the coverage and price that's right for you, even if you have a more unusual risk. Allow PIA Arkansas to provide you with an indication next time you are in the market for an E&O policy.

PIA is proud to offer robust coverage tailored to small and mid-size businesses. Coverage is available for PIA members to purchase and also to sell.

Sales and Marketing

PIA Propeller
PIA Breeze
PIA Flood with the Hartford
PIA Cyber Insurance (to sell)
Marketing Support for PIA Members

By offering a white-labeled surety bond platform backed by "A" rated carriers, Propeller makes it easy to search for, purchase, and distribute bonds while earning a competitive commission and growing your surety revenue through a lead generation-based model. Learn More

With instant quotes, an online application process, and case management done for you, Breeze makes it easy to earn competitive commissions and grow revenue by offering top-rated disability insurance to your clients. Learn More

Easy enrollment, dedicated local sales directors and book transfer/rollover team, training/CE, free certified zone determinations, 24/7 claims reporting, and special PIA member commissions regardless of volume. Learn More

PIA and ABA Insurance Services (ABAIS) have worked with Great American E&S Insurance Company (rated A+ by A.M. Best) to create a cyber insurance program tailor-made for small and mid-size businesses. PIA cyber insurance can protect businesses from computer, network, and internet-based risks. As a PIA member, you ar eligible to sell the PIA enhance cyber insurance product to your clients. Learn More

PIA provides a growing collection of advertising and marketing support materials to PIA members. Market your agency using PIA's print advertisements, radio commercials, social media support, and consumer-friendly issue papers for your clients and prospects. Learn More

Agency Operations

PIA Ascend
PIA 401(k) Program
The Agent Experience
PIA Blueprint for Agency Success
PIA Member Reimbursement Program
ACORD End User Licenses
IdealTraits, Insurance Agency Hiring
OMNIA Employee Profiling
Agency Agreement Review Service
AVYST eForms Wizard
THE PIA Logo for Member Use
Rough Notes Advantage Plus for PIA Members
PIA UPS Program

Simplifying payment to increase customer retention and team efficiency - improving your agency's bottom line, with premium financing, invoicing, and carrier payables. Learn more

As a new PIA Member benefit, the PIA 401(k) Plan has you covered performing over 90% of administrative tasks and becoming your retirement department support team – allowing you to focus on what you do best – selling insurance. With PIA 401(k), you can offer your employees a retirement plan while dramatically reducing the associated administrative and fiduciary duties. Learn more

Learn from agents who are experimenting with new ideas, building a community online, and growing their businesses using digital tools. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to transform your agency. Learn more

We developed the PIA Blueprint for Agency Success to provide materials and resources that can take independent insurance agents from start-up to sustained success. A 3-part resource guide for business planning, growth strategies, and agency continuity. Learn more

PIA is here to help your agency get back to business. Receive reimbursements on PIA marketing and PIA Partnership programs (up to $250 per program, for a total of up to $500). Learn more

Available for free to qualifying PIA members who access ACORD forms through agency management systems and other authorized distributors. Plus PIA member discounts on the ACORD Advantage Plus Program. Learn more

If you are having trouble finding top talent, or you would like to improve your hiring strategy, IdealTraits may be a good fit for your agency. The comprehensive, go-to hiring tool for agencies looking to hire top performers. Learn more

Whether you are hiring a new employee, deciding on future roles for current employees, team building, or creating a succession plan for your agency, Omnia can help. Learn more

Free to members and carriers, PIA recommends changes to carriers and highlights concerns for members so they can make informed decisions about the agreements they sign. Learn more

Quickly and easily prepare ACORD, agency-specific, and carrier-unique applications and forms, entering data only once in an organized interview format. Get to market faster! Learn more

One of the benefits of being a PIA member is the ability to use the PIA member logo on business cards, letterhead, signage, promotional materials, and other items. PIA is proud to provide three logo variations that PIA members may use. Learn more

Helps identify risk exposures and provides detailed coverage analysis for C/L and P/L. Save $100/year with PIA member discount. Learn more

Get the flexibility you need to capture the full benefit of growth opportunities: UPS’ logistics expertise and tools can help optimize your supply chain and let you react quickly to shifting market needs. Learn more

The PIA Partnership

Winning@Customer Retention
Winning@Cybersecurity Defense
Ready for Everything
Agency Journey Mapping
Small Commercial-the Digital Opportunity
Classic Partnership Programs

Demonstrating the value of working with an agency is key. That’s where Winning@Customer Retention comes in. It's a new program from the PIA Partnership. It's designed to help agencies improve customer service and retention. We’ve pulled together resources to help you track client retention rates, segment, and communicate with your customers. Learn more

Educational resources created to help educate agents and their clients about the most common cyber risks faced by small and mid-sized businesses as well as the business practices and insurance coverages that can reduce those risks. Learn more

Modern agents must be prepared to sell and service virtually. This program addresses how agencies should transform themselves to take advantage of modern technology and changing consumer expectations caused by changes in technology. Learn more

This hub brings together resources for crisis planning and preparation so that agents can survive any crisis. Learn more

Your guide to hiring, motivating, and retaining the best agency employees. Learn more

Value your agency, maximize your retirement income, and plan for unexpected death/disability while creating a perpetuation plan for your agency. Learn more

Small business customers want more digital capabilities from their independent agents. We created a report that compiles insights from a variety of surveys to help provide clarity for agents as they move forward. Learn more

Less recent (but still relevant) programs, including Reaching Gen Y, Closing the Gap, Agency Touchpoints and Practical Guide to Succession Planning. Learn more