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Communications & Publications

Big I Illinois members have access to several association publications. Make sure you are receiving all communications and publications.

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Big I Illinois Communications

Big I Illinois members have access to several publications. You and your staff/co-workers can sign up to receive the publications listed below, allowing you quick access to news and information pertaining to you, your business, and your clients. Update your communication preferences in your profile, under Subscriptions.


The weekly newsletter of Big I Illinois is sent every Thursday morning and includes breaking news, industry updates and news, event information, and more.

Member Benefit Spotlight

The Member Benefit Spotlight is sent monthly to members only and includes details and reminders about benefits you have access to.

Insight Magazine

Insight magazine, printed and mailed monthly, features articles that are relevant to the Illinois insurance industry, keeping you updated on the latest trends in the industry.


e-Insight is the digital version of the print publication, Insight. Accessing the magazine digitally allows you access to links and videos with just a click!

Texting from Big I Illinois

Members can opt in to receive text messages from Big I Illinois and its subsidiaries (including, but not limited to, Farm Agents Council, Agents Insurance Services (AIS), and Illinois Insurance Prelicensing Program).

You can opt in ONE of the following ways:

  1. Login to your user profile on the Big I Illinois website. Click "Edit My Name and Phones" to add your cell phone number. Scroll towards the bottom, click Subscriptions, and toggle the texting button (at the bottom) to yes.

  2. Fill out the form below without logging in to the website.

  3. Text "Opt In" to (217) 960-9056. Make sure to include your name so we know who you are!

  4. Email and indicate your cell phone number and that you are opting in to receive text messages.

Should you decide to opt out, you can use any of the three methods above.

We plan to send only 6-10 texts per year.

We will send texts regarding the following:

  • Annual Event Registration

  • Breaking News

  • New Product/Service/Resource Launch

We may implement class/event registration reminders to attendees prior to event, or survey links after classes or events.

Your cell phone number will be stored in our secure database and will NOT be sold or disseminated under any circumstance. Your cell phone number will not be made public on the Big I Illinois website.

By signing up, you authorize the Big I Illinois to send text messages with offers & other information, possibly using automated technology, to the number you provided. Message/data rates apply. You may unsubscribe at any time.

If you have questions or concerns, please reach out to Rachel Romines, Director of Communications, at or (217) 321-3024.

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