Rough Notes magazine

Since 1878, Rough Notes magazine has helped independent property and casualty insurance agents to grow and improve their business. Every month, the magazine’s professional, insurance-focused writers showcase relevant topics related to technology, marketing, leadership, specialty lines and more. And each month, we showcase what  makes one outstanding agency successful in our “Agency of the Month” feature. Rough Notes is unique in the industry in that our all- agent editorial board is comprised of professionals from across North America. With their help, Rough Notes editorial content remains relevant and insightful for all independent agency professionals.  

The Insurance Marketplace

First published in 1963, The Insurance Marketplace is a national market directory of excess, surplus, specialty lines and industry services. It provides independent insurance agency professionals an easy an useful way to find companies that offer insurance coverage and programs in more than 800 industry categories. The Insurance marketplace is also available online at no charge to all licensed agents.