Basics of Insurance

Insurance and licensing should be simple

The articles below will give you what you need to create a strong base of knowledge.

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Insurance Basics

What Is An Insurance Agent

The simplest definition of an insurance agent is simply: A person employed to sell insurance policies.

What Is An Insurance Producer

An insurance producer is a licensed salesperson working for an insurance agency.

What Is An Insurance Adjuster

Insurance adjusters play a vital part in the life cycle and outcome of an insurance claim.

Types of Insurance Licenses

Life & Health Insurance License

A life and health insurance license is what you need if you wish to sell life insurance products like term, whole life, universal life, and annuities.

Property & Casualty Insurance License

A property and casualty insurance allows you to sell things like home insurance, auto insurance, renter's insurance, and many other consumer products.

Insurance Exam

How To Pass The Insurance Exam

This is the ultimate guide to passing your insurance exam on the first attempt. This article has helped over 12,000 people to study for and take their exam!

Finra Securities Licenses

How to Pass the Series 6 and 63 Exams

Taking your FINRA Series 6 & 63 exams can be a daunting task. After studying hard for weeks or months, you want to give yourself the best chance to pass.

How to Get the Series 6 License

The Series 6 is the primary license sought by insurance sales professionals and financial advisors, as it pertains to selling grouped securities that may be tied to insurance products.

How to Get the Series 63 License

The Series 63 is the partner license to the Series 6 and other securities licenses and is used by insurance sales professionals and financial advisors.