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Small-Business Legislation (H.R. 5297) Enhances Annuities

The Small-Business Jobs Act (H.R. 5297) contains a provision that aims to make annuities more attractive to consumers looking for retirement income.

Mutual of Omaha: Changes to Guaranteed Issue Med Supp Plan Offerings

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates United World and United of Omaha are limiting the plan offerings available during CMS defined Guaranteed Issue scenarios.

Minimum Rates to be Lowered on BAA Products Effective October 1, 2010

You have until September 30, 2010, to submit your BAA business and take advantage of the current rates.

Get Out Front with Aetna

Watch the video to learn more about Aetna's Producer Support Program.

How Would You Fix the American Retirement System?

The Economic Recovery Advisory Board recently laid out eight ways to simplify incentives for retirement savings and increase “retirement readiness” in America.

Medicare Advantage Agents: Make the Most of the SEP Coming October 1

We've provided answers to some of the questions you and your clients might have about the Special Election Period (SEP).

CDs vs. Fixed Deferred Annuities: Which Is the Better Safe Money Option?

While no solution is right in every situation, fixed annuities enjoy a number of attributes CDs simply can't compete with.

5 Things Every Medicare Agent Should Know

Here are five things every insurance agent should know about the modernized Med Supp plans and the tactics some carriers employ to get your attention.

Life Insurance: A Legacy of Love

A life insurance purchase is an act of love — a promise to provide for the ones you love, even after you're gone.

LIMRA: Life Insurance Ownership Hits 50-Year Low

LIMRA's latest research shows life insurance ownership at a 50-year low.

Fixed Annuity Sales Scored Big in Second Quarter

Fixed Annuity sales rose an impressive 17.7% in the second quarter of 2010, increasing to $19.9 billion in premium, versus $16.5 billion in 1Q 2010.

Impressive Stats for Life Insurance Sales in First Half of 2010

Life Insurance sales are up through the first six months of 2010.

10 Reasons You'll Wish You Had a Travel Protection Plan

People often don't think of travel insurance until they actually need it. Well here are 10 common circumstances where you'll wish you had it.

3 Steps to Protect Your Travel Investment

Relying on your health insurance or credit cards to cover you while abroad could potentially cost you hundreds of thousands of dollars.

KISS the Fixed vs. Variable Annuity Conversation

A conversation to help clients understand whether variable or fixed annuities are best for them.