Is It Time to Start Your Own Business?

September 13, 2022

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business? From managing a team of your choosing and getting to implement the values that are important to you, there’s a lot to love about being your own boss.

Many people have found that becoming an insurance agent is a lucrative business idea. As a Farm Bureau insurance agent, you'll be a business owner with the ability to create and execute your business plan. You'll also have the freedom and flexibility to create your own schedule and choose how to run your business.

This is a great time to start your new business in the insurance industry. The industry is growing and your earning potential is limitless. Insurance is also something that will always be needed, unlike some other business opportunities which can be susceptible to popular fads. Start your business in an industry that’s stable and gives you the opportunity to grow professionally. 

Earning Potential as an Insurance Agent

When you join a booming industry that encourages you to progress, you’ll notice there are plenty of incredible earning opportunities. Farm Bureau agents earn competitive commissions which include bonuses, residual service fees and travel incentives. To lessen the start-up costs of becoming a business owner, Farm Bureau offers an additional commission opportunity during your early years. At Farm Bureau, there is simply no limit to how much you can earn. 

Business Opportunity Comparisons

Let’s look at the facts. Most of the time, opening a small business requires a large investment upfront and has multiple requirements from office space and licensing to staffing and inventory. Many people believe starting your own business as an insurance agent can be costly venture, but that’s not the case compared to other small business options. When you become a Farm Bureau agent, your only upfront costs are your state licensing exams and office set-up, which require minimal capital compared to other business opportunities.

Additionally, you get to have the convenience of running a business with a recognizable name like Farm Bureau Financial Services without the stress of royalty fees. 

Minimal Startup Costs at Farm Bureau

Unlike other small business  and agent opportunities, Farm Bureau agents don't have to worry about royalty fees to open their own office. You will not be on your own to find ways to grow and earn more business. Farm Bureau tries to assist agents in every area that we can, and we offer ongoing support. We are invested in you and all agents, no matter what your experience level is. All Farm Bureau agents are given continual training to stay up-to-date on insurance industry trends and continue enhancing their skills. 

Start Your Own Business with a Team That Helps You Grow

When you join the Farm Bureau Financial Services family, you’ll notice that we are invested in your success If you want to become your own boss and take on a new business, consider becoming an insurance agent for Farm Bureau.