FAQ

Before you apply, please read the criteria and FAQ

Criteria.

Businesses will be evaluated based on the following criteria: 

Location

Businesses must offer services or be physically* located in Central Georgia. 
Central Georgia BBSF defines physical locations as a commercial property that is rented or owned for the purpose of business operations and is separate from the owner’s home address. Property must have been rented or owned at least 6 months prior to March 2020. If a business does not have a physical location, it must offer services to the Central Georgia Community. And the business owner must be a resident currently living in Central Georgia.

Time

Businesses must have been in business (operating) at least 6 months prior to March 2020, re business license.

Employees

Businesses can be sole proprietors or have up to 25 employees. 

Eligibility

For Profit businesses in Middle Georgia only. Must provide a valid Business License. Small business owners will be prioritized.

Need

Funding amounts will be determined based on the above factors as well as criteria including physical location and access to local and federal emergency assistance where necessary.

  • Businesses without a physical location are eligible for up to $1000

  • Businesses with a physical location are eligible for up to $2500.

Frequently asked questions

Delivering Quality Prospects


The success of our agents is, and always will be, our chief concern. The one thing that stands in the way of most salespeople’s’ success is finding people who want and need their product. At Equis Financial we have eliminated that problem with our exclusive lead program.




Carrier Partnerships


Everyone wants to ensure that their family is protected and provided for, no matter what happens. At Equis Financial, we have partnered with the top life insurance companies to provide our agents with a comprehensive portfolio of Mortgage Protection, Final Expense, Living Benefits, and Indexed Universal Life insurance products. With these products, our agents are able to offer competitive rates at any level of coverage, and are able to build and maintain a diverse book of business.




Infrastructure


At Equis we believe in providing our agents with the best service possible. Our home office support staff tirelessly assists agents with any and all aspects of their career; from new business to leads to training, we are here to help. Chat in with our staff at anytime with the simple click of a button on our dedicated CRM platform!




Agent-Focused Technology


Equis Financial is dedicated to be the driving force of progressive technology in our industry today. Every update and feature is carefully crafted by our web developers to provide the agent with everything they need to succeed, and even some things they didn’t know they needed! Have a question, comment, concern, or idea for new Equis tech? Any agent can provide their thoughts through a dedicated Feedback tab on their Agent Dashboard. It is of the utmost importance to Equis that every agent has their voice heard in an effort to build a better company, culture, and agent experience.




State-of-the-Art Training


The success of our agents is measured by the strength of our training platform. With that in mind, The Agent’s Company has built, and continues to refine, what we sincerely believe to be the greatest educational platform in the insurance industry. All agents have immediate access to our groundbreaking Training Center platform, tailored exclusively by certified trainers and experienced field agents. This extensive training database includes online training videos, recorded conference calls, educational webinars, podcasts, online training courses, training documents, and more!





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Deadline: Friday July 17, 2020

11:59 PM

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