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1-oz. First-class Letter Back to 49 cents

The U.S. Postal Service will raise the price of its 1-oz., first-class letter to 49 cents on Sunday, January 22, 2017. Forever stamps were first introduced in April 2007, and within four years, all first-class one-ounce stamps became Forever stamps, except those sold in coils of 500, 3,000 and 10,000, according to the USPS website. They were developed “for consumers ease of use” during price changes.

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Certificates Of Insurance Webinar

Be sure to attend the Certificates of Insurance webinar hosted by Professional Insurance Agents of Indiana (PIA). The objective of this webinar is to educate insurance professionals on certificates of insurance and the potential E&O exposures associated with issuing them. Topics Covered: When and why certificates of insurance are requested Formats…

Topic: Blog / Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers
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Read and Write Code

Programming is the ability to read and write code. Learning how to code is no different than learning an instrument, sport or second language. You just need to apply yourself. Leaders and trendsetters agree more students should learn to code. Every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn to…

Topic: Blog / Education / Leadership
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The Framework for Success

On October 2 – 6, 2016 a savvy group of insurance industry professionals will meet for the 2016 Risk Management Summit to be inspired and educated with new ideas, concepts and products that will ultimately drive business growth. This year’s theme, “The Framework for Success”, will focus on providing the…

Topic: Blog / Conference / Technology
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Meet Gboard!

Once you have the Google Gboard application installed and setup on your iPhone hold down the globe icon to select other enabled keyboard accordingly. iPhone Instructions: To add or remove keyboards go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards. So needed. Thank you Google!

Topic: Blog / Tech Tips
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U.S. Postage Stamp Price Drop to 47 Cents

On Sunday, April 10, 2016 the U.S. Postal Service dropped mail prices for the first time in 100 years. The price of a postage stamp dropped by two cents, to 47 cents for a one-ounce letter.  

Topic: Blog / Legislation / Technology
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Inventor of Email @ Ray Tomlinson

Ray Tomlinson, widely credited as the creator of email, has died, he was 74. Tomlinson sent the very first email back in 1971; at the time, he was working in Boston at Bolt, Beranek, and Newman (BBN), a company that was instrumental in the development of a very early version…

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