Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College


A.M. Best Company:  The Insurance Information Source

Oldest and most authoritative source of insurance company ratings and information.  Best's Ratings are the industry's standard measure of insurer financial performance. Visitors can access A.M. Best's database of nearly 6,000 insurers and health maintenance organizations free of charge to obtain financial strength ratings (a letter designation from A++ to F) and informative insurer profile reports.

Coalition Against Insurance Fraud

Non-profit organization dedicated to fighting insurance fraud.  They enact anti-fraud laws and regulations, educate the public on how to fight back, and serve as a national clearinghouse of fraud information.

Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America

A resource for consumers, media, and insurance professionals. Includes natural disasters tips; guides for consumers; government and legal information; and a virtual university where you can learn online about different kinds of insurance, business, technology and legal related topics.

Insurance NewsNet

Offers agents and others up to the minute industry related news, product introductions, discussion groups, free of charge.

Comprehensive online consumer insurance information service. Compare insurance prices instantly from more than 300 leading insurers for more than ten lines of insurance.  Over 3,000 articles available and searchable, with new postings added weekly.


Offers free online insurance quotes from the nation's most trusted insurance companies. Compare the prices and coverage of different insurance policies that meet your specific needs. They offer quotes for auto insurance, term life insurance, homeowners insurance, individual health insurance and more.


The premier source of information about property and liability risk. They are the property/casualty insurance industry's leading supplier of statistical, actuarial, underwriting, and claims data.  Contains a wealth of useful information about risk and insurance.

Massachusetts Division of Insurance

Monitors the validity of its licensees in order to promote a healthy, responsive and willing marketplace for consumers who purchase insurance products. Protection of consumer interests is of prime importance to the Division and is safeguarded by providing accurate and unbiased information to consumers so they may make informed decisions.  They also provide intervention on behalf of consumers who believe they have been victimized by unfair business practices.