How to get CPCU in a Hurry

Update: The final date to qualify for Hawaii 2016 has passed but this article still contains great advice on how to do CPCU fast. The original title of the article “You can Still Make CPCU Hawaii” has been changed to avoid confusion since the Hawaii Annual Meeting has now passed. Today marks the official first … Read more

CPCU vs MBA: 8 Keys to Choosing

As you may know from our prior articles, like this one, and this one, we are huge fans of continuing education and professional development here at InsNerds.com.  In yet another article on continuing education and professional development, we wrote about the difference between the CPCU and CIC designations. We have also gotten questions about whether to … Read more

CPCU vs CIC: 10 Things You Need to Know

It is certainly no secret that we are huge fans of continuing education and that both of us are CPCUs. We get lots of questions about which designation(s) to get, especially between CPCU and CIC. Here’s what you need to know: 1. Valued differently depending on area of the industry: CPCU is more highly valued … Read more

8 Steps to Beat All 8 CPCU Exams

Now that we got you excited and you’re ready to start CPCU today, here’s some guidance on how to actually get it done and survive the tests. This article is lovingly dedicated to “those poor souls studying for the CPCU designation”. Please keep in mind that doing CPCU is very much like trying to eat … Read more

11 Reasons to Start CPCU Today

Gain the knowledge you need to truly understand the overall Property Casualty Insurance Industry at a high level. Get access to membership in the CPCU Society both Locally and Nationally which will open up amazing networking opportunities with the leaders of our industry. Only 4% of our industry has achieved the CPCU, so it immediately … Read more