Insurance & Benefits

Agent Suspended for Refusing AID Access to Customer Files
Matthew Glass

Agent Suspended for Refusing AID Access to Customer Files This article is available only in print.

The Arkansas Insurance Department recently suspended the license of a West Memphis insurance agent for not handing over insurance records, sparking a legal battle.
read more >

Residential Trio Climbs the 2017 Ladder of Top Real Estate Agencies

Re/Max Elite, Coldwell Banker RPM Group and Keller Williams Realty, all of Little Rock, moved up among the top 10 residential realty firms in Arkansas last year.
read more >

New Hot Springs Agency Licensed in Wake of Alliance Meltdown

The Arkansas Insurance Department on Thursday granted an agency license to Newman Insurance Agency in Hot Springs, and owner Bart Newman said Employers Mutual Casualty Insurance Cos. had agreed to contract with the new agency.
read more >

Market Update

DOW 24,437.26 -25.68
NASDAQ 7,173.72 +27.59
S&P 500 2,675.44 +5.30
Enter a stock symbol

Mortgage Calculator

Enter Desired Loan Amount $
Interest Rate
Years
Your monthly payment is: $

More Insurance & Benefits News

Alliance Insurance Agents Surprised by AID Order; Plan to Buy Insolvent Agency

Bart Newman discovered irregularities and spent weeks working on a plan to rescue Alliance Insurance Group of Arkadelphia. Then he saw Arkansas Business' report that Alliance's license had been suspended. read more >

Insurance Agent Berry Bishop Accused of Fraud, Misuse of Premium

A prominent Arkadelphia insurance agent, Berry Bishop, had his insurance license suspended Tuesday morning in an emergency order alleging seven-figure bank fraud and conversion of premium to personal use. read more >

Head to Lead Operations, Development at Venture Center (Movers & Shakers)

Jessica Head has been hired as a director of operations and program development for the Venture Center in Little Rock. read more >

Alan Nansel Named VP at Worklio (Movers & Shakers)

Alan Nansel has been hired as vice president of implementation services for Worklio of Miami, a job he will perform from his home in Maumelle. read more >

Former Agent Joshua Casada Charged with Insurance Fraud, Theft, Forgery

Joshua Eric Casada of Pine Bluff, who lost his license to sell insurance in Arkansas in December, was booked in to the Pulaski County jail Thursday on 22 felony counts. read more >

CARTI Lays Off 17 Employees, Eliminates 5 More Positions

CARTI of Little Rock eliminated 22 positions on Thursday, including 17 that were occupied, as part of what CEO Adam Head called a restructuring aimed at making the cancer treatment nonprofit "strong and sustainable." read more >

SPONSORED: Wood Sales Leadership Center Teaches Art, Science Of Selling

Rare program poised to turn out its first class of future salespeople at Arkansas State University. read more >

Daredevil Displays Leave Verizon Arena Officials Living On a Prayer

Michael Marion says recent antics by Jon Bon Jovi and Katy Perry at Verizon Arena demonstrate the juggling act between safety issues and dynamic performances. read more >

Arkansas Sees Increase in Personal Income

Personal income in Arkansas rose 3.2 percent in 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis reported late last month. That increase beat the average for all the states of 3.1 percent. read more >

Some Companies Say Dogs Make for a Lower-Stress Workplace

Having dogs at work sets a fun tone and reduces employee stress, three Arkansas companies that welcome them in their offices told Arkansas Business. read more >

More Insurance & Benefits News>