Vertafore, the leading provider of transformative agency management software, is now the exclusive provider for agency management technology solutions for Agency Members of ANE. Our agreement provides members access to the Vertafore Agency Platform, a cloud-based solution that includes agency management systems for P&C and benefits, personal lines comparative rating, commercial lines reference content, agency and producer licensing, client portals, and electronic signature through DocuSign – all consolidated on a single screen for one price under the ANE/Vertafore agreement.
ANE has an exclusive, collaborative, unlisted group in Vertafore’s Online Customer Community. This group is open only to authorized ANE partner agents and a space for all to collaborate and learn from other ANE Vertafore Agency Platform users in a highly efficient, confidential and positive manner. In this group, ANE Agents develop and share ideas, best practices and tips and tricks for using Vertafore products.
Specialty Risk Placement provides wholesale insurance coverage for small, mid-sized and larger companies, including real estate, contractors, commercial property, professional liability, restaurants, and a variety of specialty businesses. Through this exclusive relationship, ANE members are provided expedited service and are provided a single source to place complex commercial contract-binding risks through Mesa Underwriters Specialty Insurance Company (MUSIC).
Visit www.srpins.com for more information. View MUSIC’s major market segments and available coverages here.
ANE’s new online portal quotes.ane-one.com/Login allows members to submit and track applications electronically for all ANE products. Members MUST complete and return an Agency Authorization Portal Request Form to obtain a UserID and Password to access this portal.
Commercial General Liability Program for Artisan Contractors
ANE has partnered with Patriot Underwriters to provide our member agencies access to this admitted product for Interior Contractors seeking General Liability coverage. All submissions will go through our wholesale partner, SRP, Specialty Risk Placement. The product is underwritten by a carrier rated A-, Excellent by A.M Best. Coverage is available for risks in the states of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. There is no exclusion on new construction risks, no action over exclusion and the program will consider residential exposure.
To qualify for this program, a Contractors Supplemental Questionnaire must be completed. Find the supplemental questionnaire here.
Lloyds of London Commercial General Liability Program
This exclusive program is offered through Lloyds of London (Direct from Syndicate) to our members for Commercial General Liability Insurance. All underwriting and claims are conducted by a U.S.-based team. The syndicate is rated “A” Excellent by A.M. Best. Target classes for this program include: Apartments, Condominiums, Student Housing, Hotels, Motels, Restaurants with liquor (up to 50%) and many more.
WESCO/Hermitage Program for 1-4 Family Tenant Occupied Dwellings
This program, available in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, allows members to write one to four-family tenant occupied (non-owner occupied) dwellings. Wesco Insurance Company and Hermitage Insurance Company have both been rated “A” and “A-” Excellent by A.M. Best respectively.
Balance Point Payroll Provider Agreement
Partnered with Balance Point Payroll, this program provides payroll services enabling our agents to offer “pay-as-you-go” payment options for their worker’s compensation clients. The partnership protects agents by preventing payroll providers from selling insurance to their clients, as well as giving them access to . Clients benefit from improved cash-flow and greater protection from worker’s compensation premium audits.
Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey (PIANJ) Membership Discount
PIANJ offers a discounted membership to all Agency Network Exchange affiliates, giving you access to valuable assistance and unique tools to help professional agents prosper.
View this flyer for more information regarding the PIANJ membership.
“Life Made Simple” Program
An exciting program that provides all ANE member agencies with the ability to write life insurance simply and easily, and earn as much as 80%, 90% or 100% commission!
The “Life Made Simple” platform is powered by iPipeline® and uses their iGO e-App® process. This is state-of-the-art cutting edge technology that makes writing life insurance simple and easy! ANE has partnered with G&G Life Strategies, a managing general agent, who has developed the “Life Made Simple” platform for writing life insurance. With this platform, your agency can write term and universal life insurance with the most recognized life insurance carriers in the nation.
What makes the “Life Made Simple” platform unique is that it’s completely online and:
G&G Life Strategies will handle carrier appointments and provide your office with personalized training. “Life Made Simple” provides you the ability to write life insurance easily and earn more revenue for your agency.
Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance Co. Homeowner’s Product
In coordination with Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance Co., ANE has announced the addition of their Homeowner’s insurance product. The product provides coverage options not found in many typical homeowner’s policies, including: Home Systems Protection, Identity Recovery & Fraud, Service Line Coverage and Water Backup & Sump Pump Coverage and Sinkhole Collapse. Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance is one of the nation’s biggest non-life insurers and holds an A (Excellent) credit rating from A.M. Best, A- credit rating from S&P (Standard and Poor’s), renowned global credit rating agencies.
Imperial PFS® offers premium financing solutions for the commercial insurance industry. For more than 35 years, they have built solid relationships with their insurance agency partners. Together, they’ve developed innovative services and flexible programs to help businesses free up cash flow and obtain the insurance security and coverage they need. Download their app on your device’s app store or visit them at www.ipfs.com to learn more.
US Premium Finance
Known for being the industry leader for experience and service, US Premium Finance provides our members with a competitive advantage through easy to use software and great rates. Being a part of a bank allows US Premium Finance to offer the best rates and flexible terms for any size agency. Visit www.uspremiumfinance.com for more information.
Service Insurance Company, Inc.
The Service Insurance Company (www.serviceinsurancecompany.com) has been writing surety bonds for over 25 years. They are licensed in ten states (NJ, NY, CT, DE, PA, VA, MD, MA, RI & NH), are Treasury Listed for bonding Federal projects, and are rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best. Service Insurance Company is a family-owned Surety based in West Orange, NJ.
Service can bond in excess of $250,000 up to $1,000,000 without formal CPA Financial Statements, mostly using tax returns, bank statements and internally generated financials. Their maximum limits are $5,000,000 with a full submission. Service Insurance Co. will respond to a submission the same day or by the next morning and specializes in hard to place bonds and smaller contractors. ANE member agencies earn higher commissions with Service Insurance, because of their affiliation with ANE.
Contact Service Insurance Co. directly by emailing Stephanie Wernick at (973) 731-7650 or email at email@example.com.