Generally, repeat commissions differ from renewal commissions in the life insurance
field; this is true even though the repeat commissions are sometimes called "renewal"
commissions. Each repeat commission is for a policy written for a new and different
Ordinarily the rate of commission on these repeats is the same regardless of how many
times the insurance is extended for a new term. Regardless of the amount of work done
by an agent when a casualty insurance policy is extended, the commission paid is for
the term only; it is not additional compensation for the original term of the policy.