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What to Expect from a Major Earthquake along the San Andreas Fault

Scientists tell us that Southern California’s section of the San Andreas fault is “locked, loaded and ready to roll.” What can we expect when the famous fault starts rolling? And how can you help your insureds prepare?

February 12, 2019

Time for Shopping—Getting the Most from the Agent Store

Chock-full of brochures, giveaways, and other selling tools, CEA’s agent store is your one-stop shop for CEA collateral and swag. And it’s all free for our MVP members. Visit the  agent store to see how easy it is to reach new customers.

January 24, 2019

25 Years Later—Lessons from the Northridge Earthquake

January 17 marks the 25th anniversary of the Northridge Earthquake, one of the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history. This tragic milestone can serve as a wake-up call to your insureds about the need to prepare for the next big earthquake.

January 10, 2019

How the Northridge Quake Inspired an Agent to Advocate for Earthquake Insurance

Guest blogger Mark Toohey, one of CEA’s Agent and Community Liaisons, discusses how a Southern California agent experienced the 1994 Northridge quake and developed a passion to advocate for earthquake insurance.*

December 20, 2018

Welcome to CEA’s New Agent Portal – $25 Gift Card Coming Soon

CEA has launched a new Agent Portal featuring a lot of great tools to help you get more policyholders protected with earthquake insurance! As part of the rollout, we’re sending you a mid-November mailing about the new portal and a chance to redeem a $25 Amazon gift card.

November 09, 2018

Are You Ready to ShakeOut?

Are you and your policyholders prepared for the Great ShakeOut? Take advantage of this worldwide earthquake safety drill to get ready before the ground shakes, and to sell more earthquake policies. 

October 10, 2018

Take Advantage of National Preparedness Month—and Free Direct Mail

September is National Preparedness Month, but many Americans remain unprepared for a natural disaster. Here’s how you can help your policyholders prepare for an earthquake, and prepare yourself to use CEA’s free direct mail to sell policies.

September 24, 2018

Setting Up a CEA Agent Roundtable in Your Area

Guest blogger Mark Toohey, CEA’s Agent and Community Liaison, discusses how a recent agent roundtable came together, and offers insights into how agents can set up a future roundtable in their area.

August 31, 2018

Keeping Pets Safe in An Earthquake

The jury is still out on whether animals can predict earthquakes, but we need to take steps to be sure that our pets are safe when the ground shakes.

August 15, 2018

A Leading Agent’s View of Earthquake Insurance

Guest blogger Todd Anglin—an agent and a member of the CEA Advisory Panel—discusses earthquake insurance, the right questions to ask your customers, and the need to be an ambassador.

July 30, 2018

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