United Security Assurance: New Electronic Applications

Exciting news! With our new e-Applications, we have developed yet another way to make it easier for you to submit new business. The e-apps are currently available only with our Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Texas LifeStyle Solutions/Select insurance plans. Here’s what you can look forward to: No paper applications required An end to misplaced forms Web-based application you can access from anywhere, 24/7 E-signature capability Quick, seamless submission to our Home Office Stay tuned! We plan to introduce e-Apps in additional states soon. We also created a training demo and video to help you become familiar with the functionality of the
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Happy July Fourth

CELEBRATE Our Country’s Birthday ★   ★    ★ There are several more days until July 4th. It’s a perfect time to paint the day red, white and blue. We hope you choose to celebrate the day with good friends and family — eating barbecue, enjoying fireworks, and more importantly, honoring our great country. In observance of the day, our Pennsylvania and Maryland offices will be closed on the following dates: Monday, July 3, 2017 Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Our best wishes for a safe and happy Independence Day!   #goldencareagent #usa #unitedsecurity
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GoldenCare Special Presentation!

Join Us For A Special Presentation On The LifeStyle Solutions (LSS) & LifeStyle Solutions Select (LSS-Select), two innovative long-term care insurance plans through United Security Assurance. Wednesday, June 14, 2017 2:00 PM  to  3:00 PM Central Time Click Here To Register 4 Underwriting Classes, better issue rates Issue Ages up to 85 years old Unisex Premium Rates An Impaired Risk plan for those with challenging health conditions (i.e. MS, Parkinson’s Disease, or Diabetes with use of up to 75 units of insulin per day A built-in Wellness Service Program, designed in collaboration with John Hopkins Geriatrics, can be utilized prior
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Options for Paying LTC Costs

There’s a real good chance that, at some point in their lifetime, an individual will need long-term care services costing them as much as $8,000 per month. How could you help prepare your clients for this anticipated expense? In his recent Kiplinger  article entitled, “Don’t Let Long-Term Care Costs Devastate Your Retirement“, Jared E. Elson, an investment adviser, provides various options you might consider when helping your clients tackle this pricey problem. Don’t Let Long-Term Care Costs Devastate Your Retirement Article and information brought to us by United Security Assurance.   #goldencareagent #unitedsecurity #longtermcare
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About United Security Assurance Products1

By the year 2020, 12 million Americans will need long term care in their lifetime.2  For more than 30 years, we have been providing quality life and health products at fair and reasonable rates. We offer LTCi plans designed specifically to give individuals a chance to obtain long term care insurance, when they have previously been declined issue or who may otherwise be turned down for coverage. Our stand-along home health care insurance plans provide an affordable option for people who wish to remain in their home for care. This Product Availability Grid lists the products we offer in the
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LTCi Statistics

Some of the decisions about whether to purchase long term care insurance are highly dependent on a variety of factors, including an individual’s or couple’s finances and their desire to leave a bequest, their health history, and the peace of mind derived from obtaining coverage. Having access to revealing industry facts might also affect one’s decision. We have provided the following list of LTCi statistics1 that we hope you might share with your future LTCi clients. 44% of men will need LTCi 58% of women will need LTCi 22% of men will need LTC for more than one year in
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Happy Holidays from United Security Assurance

Wishing You… As the year ends, we think about all that we are grateful for, and our relationship with you is one of the most important things we treasure. Thank you for the opportunity to serve you and your clients. We wish you and your family Happy Holidays and much success in the New Year. The Management and Staff of United Security Assurance A Holiday Message The past year has brought many challenges to United Security Assurance. We have experienced the highs and lows of an ever changing industry. I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank all
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Congress Declares November as Long Term Care Awareness Month

by Matt Sussman, Senior Director of Business Development Is it ironic that we share this awareness month with the National Alzheimer Disease Month, Lung Cancer awareness month, or Pancreatic Cancer awareness month? Cognitive issues and cancer are two major reasons someone may need to utilize long term care. We also share this month with National Home Care and Hospice month, National Family Caregiver month and the 41 other November monthly Observations. What makes this month so special to us (long term care insurance agents), is that we get to be a part of it. We also get to be part
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United Security Assurance Now Accepting Faxed Applications With Voided Checks

We’ve just made it easier for agents to submit new business. United Security Assurance is now accepting faxed applications with voided checks! Effective immediately, you may fax your application to our Souderton home office from your computer or fax machine. Here’s what you need to know: Dedicated, Toll-Free Fax Number: 888-976-5969 – use this number to send only applications and related underwriting information. Faxed applications must be completed, clean, and legible – if we are not able to read the information, we will contact you and may need for you to mail the original application. Be sure to keep the
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A Study of Older Americans

Earlier this month, The Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics published a report entitled, “Older Americans 2016: Key Indicator of Well-Being.”  This 179-page report pulls together statistics from 16 governmental agencies and features aging-based demographics, behaviors, health risks, and health care services data.  You will find just about every statistic you can think of on the U.S. aging population.  Here are several interesting industry related stats we lifted from the report. In 2014, 46 million people aged 65 and over lived in the United States The older population in 2030 is projected to be 74 million Chronic health conditions differed
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