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The insurance industry is one of the few in the country that is on the rise. With the industry changing and the demand for insurance growing, many opportunities for employment in all types of insurance careers are opening up. The variety of insurance industry careers means that there are opportunities which are suitable for many different kinds of people.
Some of the more popular insurance career options are: Annuities, Auto and Home Insurance, Commercial Insurance, Disability Insurance, Final Expense Insurance, Group Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Individual Health Insurance, Life Insurance and Medicare Insurance. Each of these careers can be very personally and financially rewarding. Many agents in these insurance jobs find it gratifying to help people because it gives their clients piece of mind knowing that their families are financially protected. Compensation in each of these insurance industry careers can be excellent as well. With up-front commissions and/or residual income from renewals, agents can build a large base of clients that can produce a substantial income year after year.
People seeking a career in the insurance industry should be self-motivated and be able to thrive in a fast-pace and dynamic environment. They should learn the ins and outs of each policy and be able to educate their clients and help them pick the best plan. Usually there is no educational requirement to get into a career in the insurance industry; however agents are required to take a state certification exam. In most cases agents must get contracted with an Independent Marketing Organization before they can start selling policies. Some types of insurance agent licenses also require annual certification for certain products as well as continuing education courses.
With so many opportunities available there's likely a great fit for your career goals.
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