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PIA of Louisiana joined with Prime Rate Premium Finance Corporation, Inc., in July of 2008 to offer an exciting new program especially for PIA Members. This program is designed to offer the most competitive rates, user-friendly quoting system and a full staff of customer service personnel to support your agency needs.

Through PIA, not only does your agency gain access to the competitive financing rates, you, the member, also benefit from a revenue-sharing opportunity. Through normal, everyday business activities, your agency will earn additional income, while also supporting PIA of Louisiana and its member program.

Premium financing services are provided by Prime Rate, a premier leader in the lending business with a vested interest in the insurance industry. Prime Rate has created a portfolio that offers the highest level of premium financing products, technology and services to the insurance industry. With 24 years in the business, the combination of superior customer service and commitment to technology was the key to success in Prime Rates' phenomenal growth. We believe that you will find the personal touch at Prime Rate is evident in their commitment to superior customer service that will meet or exceed your agency's expectations.

The PIA Member program with Prime Rate Premium Finance has the following advantages:


Agency compensation    
   •    Competitive rates    
   •    No minimum premium    
   • Personal and commercial lines financing    
   • Flexibility    
   • Full lines premium finance servicing center    
   • Document delivery via web, fax, email or mail    
   • Multiple payment options    
   • Funding by check, laser draft or direct deposit    
   • Loans are pre-approved up to $100,000    
   • Multiple installment schedules    

Easy, online quoting and account management system accessible worldwide, 24/7    

Through the PIA Member Program with Prime Rate, PIA of Louisiana members gain distinct advantages. These include opportunities to maximize revenue; online access to Prime Rate’s user-friendly quoting system; and a full team of in-house customer service experts available to help PIA of Louisiana agents provide optimal premium finance solutions to their insureds.

To learn more, contact Prime Rate's Allison Salter at 504-875-8655 for information about the advantages of the PIA Member Program with Prime Rate Premium Finance.

Many of our members have been using the PIA Program with Prime Rate and are excited to express the success they have experienced:

The rates and service are amazing! The personal lines financing rates are the same competitive rates offered for commercial business - something rarely seen. PIA Members who aren.t using this program are missing the boat!

— Manuel DePascual, Alliance Insurance Agency (Metairie)

In the short time period I have been doing business with Prime Rate, we have received exceptional service and response. The rates are by far more competitive than any others in the marketplace.

— Lance Hudson, Hudson Silver Agency (Shreveport)

Prime Rate has continued to be an exceptional partnership for my agency. For individuals that require a payment plan, PR PFC gives exceptional rates that I can offer my clients with pride. The customer service provided is very personable and excellent for both commercial and personal lines. The rating platform is user friendly and accessible.

Prime Rate is truly a PIA Agency Benefit that all should be integrating into daily operations. Thank you Prime Rate Premium Finance!

— Danielle Gendusa Wagner, CISR, Gendusa Insurance Agency

With no additional time or monetary investment, your participation in this program will provide PIA with a direct economic benefit, which allows PIA to keep membership dues down to a minimum! To get started or to obtain additional information, please contact the PIA of Louisiana office at (800) 349-3434 or email laurie@piaoflouisiana.com.

Thanks to Our 2019 PIA Partners:

Capital Premium Financing

Gulf States Insurance Co.

LUBA Workers' Comp

Markel FirstComp

National General Insurance

SafePoint Insurance

SageSure Insurance Managers, LLC

Stonetrust Commercial Ins. Co.

Professional Insurance Agents of Louisiana
4021 W. E. Heck Ct., Building K • Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
(800) 349-3434 • (225) 766-7770 • (225) 766-1601 (fax)