Producer Profile – Ligouri and Associates Inc

A successful partnership promotes a common purpose. The mission of the Iowa FAIR Plan Association is to provide basic property insurance to qualified applicants who are not eligible for insurance in the voluntary insurance market. With the alliance of a local insurance agent, we can accomplish an essential community service. Please meet one of our valued partners, Ligouri And Associates Inc. in Des Moines, Iowa.

The agency principals, Gennaro Ligouri and Robert J. McCargar, established Ligouri and Associates Inc. in 1983. The agency is currently appointed to write business based in Iowa with 15 carriers. The agency specializes in providing personal lines, commercial lines and life insurance coverage for their clients. The office is currently staffed by five full time and 5 part-time individuals who are proficient and experienced in their field. When asked about the agency’s goals, Gennaro stated: “Not to be the biggest but to be the best”.  The consensus in their office is that they are one big family that loves to work together. You can learn more about Ligouri and Associates Inc on their website: https://ligouri-insurance.com/

Producer Portal Available

Producers, have you signed up for Navigator? It is easy to do and easy to use. The Iowa FAIR Plan Association uses a policy administration system developed and supported by IMT Computer Services called APPS.  The online program is an APPS module called Navigator.  Here is a list of features in Navigator: [Read more…]

50th Anniversary Open House

The Federal Urban Property Protection and Reinsurance Act of 1968 authorized the establishment of state-based FAIR (Fair Access to Insurance Requirements) Plans. The Iowa FAIR Plan Association was formed on October 25, 1968. Please join us for an open house as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary on Friday, October 19, 2018, from 1:00 PM– 3:00 PM. [Read more…]

Authority of Producers

State law provides that any property and casualty insurance agent that is licensed by the Iowa Insurance Division can submit applications to the Iowa FAIR Plan Association. We do not appoint agents. We use the term “producer” to refer to our licensed non-appointed agents who assist consumers in applying for coverage through the Iowa FAIR Plan Association. Producers cannot: [Read more…]

Avoid a Lapse

Producers do not have binding authority with the Iowa FAIR Plan Association. However, your clients sometimes need coverage bound ASAP. We can work together to avoid a lapse in coverage for your clients: [Read more…]