Because the insurance industry is evolving, and rules and regulations change, we help you stay up-to-date by sending carrier, product, and other updates regularly via emails and e-newsletters, post updates in our online Newsroom, and post on social media. Check out the latest news below.

Paycheck Protection Program Amended by Congress

The U.S. Congress has passed, and President Trump has signed, a law to reform the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) set up to assist businesses affected by COVID-19.

Building a Digital Audience: 5 Tips for Your Insurance Business

​You’ve probably read about the importance of “digital marketing” as a part of your overall insurance marketing efforts.

A Letter from Word & Brown President Jessica Word

At Word & Brown, we recognize the unprecedented times you, your family, and your clients are facing.

Second COVID-19 Small Business Bill Approved

As a follow up to our announcement last month, we wanted to share the latest news from Washington, DC, on small business assistance available as part of the federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Uncertainty Continues Following 5th Circuit Ruling on ACA

The long-awaited ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) individual coverage mandate came down in December 2019.

Annual ACA Small Group Special Enrollment Window Open

​One of many things required by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is an annual one-month Special Open Enrollment Window (SOEW) for eligible small groups to enroll in coverage without having to meet standard employer-contribution and/or employee-participation ratios.

8 Ways Word & Brown Can Help You in Q4

The 4th Quarter is now the busiest time of year for a lot of insurance brokers, whether your focus is group health or individual health. Here are 8 ways Word & Brown can help you.