Posted: 2017-10-22 23:11
Once you find an agent or broker in your area, it is important to check their license status. Using an agent's name or insurance license number, you can obtain valuable information concerning their licensing history with us. All insurance agents and brokers licensed in California must display their license number on their business cards and any marketing material they give you concerning the insurance products they sell.
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A broker-agent acting as an independent agent is a contractor who represents different insurance companies and who searches the market for the best coverage based on a client's insurance needs. However, unlike an Insurance broker, independent agents must be appointed by each insurance company they represent before placing coverage with that company. Agent appointments can be verified on this Website with the agent's name or license number.
In California, all insurance agents and brokers selling residential homeowners insurance must be licensed as either a Property and Casualty Broker-Agent or Personal Lines Broker-Agent by the California Department of Insurance. While all agents and brokers (collectively known as "producers") hold the same type of licenses, they may act in different capacities which affect how you purchase your insurance.
A broker-agent acting in the capacity of an insurance broker is an independent insurance sales person who searches the marketplace in the interests of clients, not insurance companies, and may place coverage with any admitted insurance company. Since brokers are not appointed to represent specific insurance companies, they must post a $65,555 bond before acting as a broker. Broker bonds can be verified on this Website with the broker's name or license number.
Why? Because independent insurance agencies, like California Brokerage Insurance Associates, represent a number of different insurance companies, and can compare coverage and prices to find the best possible value for your individual circumstances. As independent insurance agents, we are members of the San Diego community, and we’re committed to doing business face-to-face and being your advocate in times of need.