Choose Independent
The insurance site for Illinois Consumers

Never before has a career as an independent insurance agent been as attractive as it is now. For those with and without experience the time to act is at hand. If you are a captive agent representing only a single entity you know the trials of captivity. Many of your colleagues are realizing that multiple company representation is the answer to declining policy count and restricted income.
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Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois

The mission of the Independent Insurance Agents of Illinois (IIA of IL) is working in the public’s best interest, through active member participation; to be an unrelenting advocate for independent insurance agents and to fulfill the educational, political, and business needs of its members.
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Federal Consumer Information Center
Resource for consumer publications
For more than 40 years, the Federal Citizen Information Center (FCIC) has been a trusted one-stop source for answers to questions about consumer problems and government services. FCIC, part of the General Services Administration’s Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, has traditionally provided publications to consumers via the publications distribution center in Pueblo, Colorado. The website was where consumers could go to find information and order publications on a variety of topics from the federal government.
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NADA Guides
Used vehicle valuation guides
For decades, NADA guides has been relied on for publishing the most market reflective vehicle pricing and information. NADAguides began with the very well known orange and blue printed guidebooks which are to this day relied on by hundreds of thousands of individuals each year.
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The Weather Channel
Weather and travel information
The Weather Channel and provide a national and local weather forecast for cities, as well as weather radar, report and hurricane coverage.
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MSN Maps and Directions
Maps, directions and more