Carrier Announcements


Pay-as-you-go billing

We heard you when you said your small business clients needed a Pay-as-you-go option to help them manage their workers’ comp costs over time.

We’re excited to partner with Reliable Premium Management to offer Pay-as-you-go as a billing option in the partner portal. Head to our website to learn more about RPM and their Pay-as-you-go solution. If RPM’s Pay-as-you-go services are a good fit for your agency, please call the partner experience team at 855-858-5988 to have the option added to your agency’s account. Once your agency is set up with RPM, you’ll see Pay-as-you-go listed as a billing option when you bind your client’s policies in the partner portal. Questions? Reach out to the partner experience team at 855-858-5988.


Openly Launches in New Hampshire

Today, I am really excited to announce that Openly is launching its premium homeowners product in New Hampshire. New Hampshire is Openly’s sixteenth state of operation and we are looking forward to bringing our wide and transparent product to your clients! Openly’s quoting portal is now officially live in New Hampshire. If your agency has indicated that they are licensed in NH, agency admins must add NH to their appointed agent. This can be done by using the settings link in the upper right corner of the portal, updating your agency details, and adding licensed agents to your agency. If you use EZLynx, please follow the instructions in the link below to finish setting up your authorization to use Openly through the EZLynx platform:

We ask that all of you please provide us with feedback. This can include competitiveness, unique scenarios that you are seeing with the quoting platform or our data that prefills your quotes. Please do not hesitate to reach out to [email protected] or your Openly Business Development team member with this feedback. We will address all questions and comments in our standard timely manner. Thank you again for the partnership and trust! We couldn’t be more pleased to be providing our comprehensive coverage to the state of New Hampshire.


Aegis does Ivans Downloads now!! Below is the link for agents to request this.

Go to Request Form


Helping agents like you sell more small business insurance faster is always our goal. One way we do this is by expanding the availability of NEXT coverage.

We just launched coverage for six new auto service and repair classes of business:

  • Auto parts store
  • Tire shop
  • Oil change station
  • Auto repair shop
  • Auto body shop
  • Car wash

The lines of business available for these classes of business include:

  • General liability
  • Commercial property
  • Commercial auto service

This coverage is available in AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DC, DE, GA, HI, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MI, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, WV and WY.

Plus, if your customer has a AAA Approved Auto Repair, ASE Blue Seal of Excellence or I-Car Gold Class certification, they can receive a 10% discount on their policy.

For more details about NEXT coverage for auto service and repair businesses, see our coverage guide.

Thanks for partnering with us to help small businesses thrive.


New Business Moratorium for Residential and Commercial Flood

Effective January 6, 2022, at 11:00 PM PST, Palomar has implemented a moratorium for new residential and commercial flood business in the following regions:

Residential and Commercial Flood: OR and WA – entire state

Moratorium Guidelines

  • Online PASS system will allow new residential flood quotes, but no binds to be processed in affected moratorium areas
  • Commercial flood submissions will be accepted, but no binds to be processed in affected moratorium areas
  • Renewals will be honored during the moratorium period
  • The Company will lift the moratorium at its discretion

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