REMINDER: Omaha 2018 Holiday Closings and End-of-Year Pay Dates

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates (United of Omaha, Companion Life Insurance Company, and United World) will be closed on the following days: Christmas Eve: Monday, December 24, 2018 Christmas Day: Tuesday, December 25, 2018 New Year’s Eve: Monday, December 31, 2018 New Year’s Day: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 From everyone at Mutual of Omaha, we wish you happy holidays and safe travels!   The past pay cutoff in 2018 is December 28 for Life and December 27 for Health. This is the last pay cycle to be paid in 2018. Holiday Date Holiday Observed Life Cutoff (New issues &
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Categories: Critical Illness, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Guide to Selling Critical Advantage

Whether you need tips on selling Critical Advantage℠ or information on benefits, we have the tools you need to be successful. The Guide to Selling Critical Advantage shows you the materials that are available, such as sales ideas, information on quoting systems and an e-App to help your sales process go a little smoother. Download your Guide to Selling Critical Advantage here   If you have any questions, please contact Mutual of Omaha’s Sales Support at (800) 693-6083 or e-email sales.support@mutualofomaha.com.   Guide to Selling Critical Advantage   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Critical Illness, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Policy Delivery Receipt Requirement Reminder (Critical Illness/Cancer)

As a reminder, a signed delivery receipt is required for all Cancer, Critical Illness, and Heart Attack and Stroke policies issued in Louisiana, South Dakota and West Virginia. The delivery receipt is included within the policy package and must be signed and returned to the home office within the 30 day delivery period. If the policy was mailed to the agent and we do not receive a delivery receipt within 30 days, we will automatically send a policy and a delivery receipt directly to the customer.   Policy Delivery Receipt Requirement Reminder   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Critical Illness, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

More States Approved for the Critical Advantage Rate Decrease

Great news! AZ, DE, ID, ME, MO and VT can offer the products in the Critical Advantage℠ portfolio with a 20% rate cut starting December 1, 2018! Your clients will get the same great coverage for less money, which could mean more sales for you. Check out how much they can save below. Age New Monthly Rate Previous Monthly Rate Monthly Savings Yearly Savings 35 $18.25 $22.81 $4.56 $54.72 45 $30.48 $38.09 $7.61 $91.32 55 $47.75 $59.69 $11.94 $143.28 65 $69.35 $86.69 $17.34 $208.08   This example is a Cancer policy with a $30,000 benefit amount and lifetime coverage. Check
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Categories: Critical Illness, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

New Amazon Connect Experience for Individual Service and Claims

We are excited to announce that we will deploy a new contact experience leveraging Amazon Connect in our Individual Life and Health Operations and Individual Life and Cancer/Hospital Claims call centers the evening of Wednesday, November 28th. When customers or agents place a call to these call centers starting Thursday, November 29, 2018, they will hear the new Amazon Connect experience. The number they call in to will not change, only the experience will change. We encourage you to share this information with your customers.   Here’s How it Works: The New Call Flow Experience document depicts the new call
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Categories: Critical Illness, Dental, Disability Income Insurance, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Mutual of Omaha’s Mobile Quote App

Don’t forget – you can quickly and easy access pricing for a variety of Mutual of Omaha’s insurance products using the Mobile Quote tool. Quickly run quotes for your clients whenever, wherever with Omaha’s easy-to-use mobile app, available Android and Apple devices. Plus, it allows you to customize the product view to product you sell. DOWNLOAD THE APP TODAY      >      Requires iOS10 or Android 4.4 and up.   CURRENTLY AVAILABLE: >  Children’s Whole Life >  Critical Advantage >  Dental >  Guaranteed ADvantage >  Guaranteed Universal Life >  Guaranteed Universal Life Express >  Living Promise >  Long-Term Care Insurance >  Medicare Supplement > 
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Categories: Critical Illness, Dental, Disability Income Insurance, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Important E-App Update | Stay Up-to-Date with Push Notifications!

We have made important updates to the GTL e-App including bug fixes and the addition of push notifications. You will receive the message below when you open up your GTL e-App after updating. Please tap “Allow” so you can get the most up-to-date information instantly on your phone regarding GTL’s e-App and products. Not sure how to turn on push notifications for your Apple or Android device? CLICK HERE FORAPPLE DEVICES  CLICK HERE FORANDROID DEVICES     Important E-App Update | Stay Up-to-Date with Push Notifications!   #goldencareagent #gtl
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Categories: Critical Illness, Guarantee Trust Life, Hospital Indemnity Plan, Industry News, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Short-Term Care.

Don’t Forget, Critical Advantage has Cut Rates!

Great news! Starting on 11/1/18, the rates for all Critical Advantage℠ products will be cut by 20%! Your clients will get the same great coverage for less money, which could mean more sales for you. Check out how much they can save below. Age Current Monthly Rate New Monthly Rates Monthly Savings Yearly Savings 35 $22.81 $18.25 $4.56 $54.72 45 $38.09 $30.48 $7.61 $91.32 55 $59.69 $47.75 $11.94 $143.28 65 $86.69 $69.35 $17.34 $208.08   This example is a Cancer policy with a $30,000 benefit amount and lifetime coverage. Check out this flyer to see how our new rates compare
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Categories: Critical Illness, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Omaha 2018 End-of-Year Pay Schedule

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates (United of Omaha, Companion Life Insurance Company, and United World) will be closed on the following days: Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 22, 2018 Day After Thanksgiving: Friday, November 23, 2018 Christmas Eve: Monday, December 24, 2018 Christmas Day: Tuesday, December 25, 2018 New Year’s Eve: Monday, December 31, 2018 New Year’s Day: Tuesday, January 1, 2019 The past pay cutoff in 2018 is December 28 for Life and December 27 for Health. This is the last pay cycle to be paid in 2018. Holiday Date Holiday Observed Life Cutoff (New issues & renewals) Check Distribution
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Categories: Critical Illness, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Improved Critical Advantage Application Now in More States

We announced improvements to the Critical Advantage application in July. Now the new app is approved in Massachusetts and Utah. Here are the advantages to the new app. Cancer application Changed the cancer look-back question from lifetime to 10 years Modified look back testing question from 5 to 3 years Only 3 health questions Heart attack and stroke application Changed the heart attack and stroke look back question from lifetime to 10 years Modified look back treatment/testing question from 5 to 3 years Loosened diabetes question Removed high blood pressure question Critical Illness application Changed the cancer look back question
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Categories: Critical Illness, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).