Wednesday, June 11, 2014
In accordance with the informal competition procedures provided in 11 Iowa Administrative Code rule 118.9, the Iowa Insurance Division (the “Division”) is issuing this Informal Competitive Solicitation for Design and Logistics of an Iowa State Fair Booth (“Informal Competitive Solicitation”), seeking a service provider to design and set up a booth at the 2014 Iowa State...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
The project that is the subject of this Request for Information (RFI) is to create an electronic processing and information storage system for the Division’s Regulated Industries Unit, related to the regulation of the preneed funeral and burial services business and the perpetual care cemetery business. There is a short timeline for providing this information: the Division needs to receive...
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Before and After the Storm How to prepare and how to move to repair Those of us who know how lucky we are to be Iowans also know how the weather can turn quickly on us with devastating and occasionally deadly results. Just last month, two Iowans lost their lives because of tornadoes and storms damaged many homes and vehicles. Preparation and having a plan for reaction and repair are the best...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Commissioner Signs Cease and Desist and Consent Order with Cemetery Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart has signed a consent order with Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery.  The Insurance Division is the state agency which oversees perpetual care cemeteries such as Waterloo Memorial and also regulates the sale of preneed goods and services offered by funeral homes and cemeteries in Iowa....
Monday, May 5, 2014
Commissioner Signs Consent Order for Company Failure to Supervise Agent Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart today announced that he has reprimanded the licenses of Ameritas Investment Corporation and Ricky Small, its former supervisor, both of Lincoln, NE.  Commissioner Gerhart and his office regulate both the business of insurance and the sale of securities in Iowa. Ameritas...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
  COMMISSIONER ISSUES INVESTOR ADVISORY ON VIRTUAL CURRENCY It pays to know what’s in your e-Wallet DES MOINES – APRIL 30, 2014The Iowa Insurance Division today issued an investor advisory to cautioning investors to consider the risks associated with virtual currencies. The advisory is available by using  this link.  Virtual currency, which includes digital and...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
  TO:                  All Insurance Carriers Writing Health Coverage in the State of Iowa FROM:            Nick Gerhart, Insurance Commissioner DATE:                 ...