Founded in 1965, RLI is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois
Trustedchoice.com, the Big I’s answer to direct writers, has announced the addition of a new specialty insurer to its ranks. Peoria-based RLI Corporation (“RLI”) has officially signed on to the online insurance referral platform as a national partner. With the addition of RLI, Trustedchoice.com now boasts 62 insurers who have partnered with the site.
“RLI is a highly respected insurance company,” said Chip Bacciocco, CEO of TrustedChoice.com. “Their expertise in umbrella insurance provides independent agents with a best-in-class opportunity to serve new personal insurance clients.”
The preferred personal stand-alone umbrella insurer for the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America (IIABA) during the past 15 years, the insurer is licensed in all 50 states and is rated A+ (Superior) by A.M. Best. The umbrella insurer offers its products through its insurance subsidiaries RLI Insurance Company, Mt. Hawley Insurance Company and Contractors Bonding and Insurance Company
“RLI has always been one of the most committed carriers we have to the independent agency system,” said Bob Rusbuldt, president and CEO of the IIABA. “Having RLI throw their support behind TrustedChoice.com is a testament to the results of the TrustedChoice.com platform.”
Trustedchoice.com now in its third year of operation
Trustedchoice.com has now been in operation for almost three years and is continuing to grow. In announcing the addition of its latest national insurer partner, the online platform also released some promising statistics stating that the last 6 months have been more successful for the lead generation platform than the previous three years combined.
The following are the milestones that Trustedchoice.com says it has achieved in the past 6 month:
Over 405,000 website visitors in a single month,
Over 10,703 referrals delivered in a single month, and
Single day record of 521 referrals.
According to its projections, TrustedChoice.com says that it is on pace to deliver more 100,000 referrals to independent agents across the US in 2016.