Fourth of July Office Closing 2018

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates (United of Omaha and United World) will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th for Independence Day. Below are the cut-off dates and times and the adjusted pay schedules. Holiday Pay Calculation Schedule Med Supp E-App & All Life Cutoff 3:00 PM Health Cutoff 3:00 PM Long Term Care Cutoff 3:00 PM Direct Deposit (EFT) Available Independence Day, Wednesday 7/4/2018 Monday 7/2/2018 Monday 7/2/2018 Friday 6/29/2018 Friday 6/29/2018 Friday 7/6/2018 Weekly and holiday pay schedules are also available on the Sales Professional Access (SPA) website. If you have any questions, please contact your Sales Director
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Categories: Accident Insurance, Critical Illness, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Exciting Updates to Flexible Pay Options

Great news regarding in-force health policies! As of June 10, 2018, most in-force health policies that are set up as automatic withdrawal now provide clients a health pay any day option to pay premiums. Your clients can log in to Customer Access to select a flexible payment option starting June 10. Flexible payment options are listed below: Static dates: 1-28 each month Flexible day: Last day of the month Week/day combination customers can select a combination of the options below: Either the first, second, third, fourth or last week of the month and either Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday
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Categories: Critical Illness, Dental, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Memorial Day Office Closing 2018

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates (United of Omaha and United World) will be closed on Monday, May 28th for Memorial Day. We will also be closed Wednesday, July 4th for Independence Day. Below are the cut-off dates and times and the adjusted pay schedules. Holiday Pay Calculation Schedule Med Supp E-App & All Life Cutoff 3:00 PM Health Cutoff 3:00 PM Long Term Care Cutoff 3:00 PM Direct Deposit (EFT) Available Memorial Day, Monday 5/28/18 Tuesday 5/29/2018 Tuesday 5/29/2018 Friday 5/25/2018 Friday 5/25/2018 Friday 6/1/2018 Independence Day, Wednesday 7/4/2018 Monday 7/2/2018 Monday 7/2/2018 Friday 6/29/2018 Friday 6/29/2018 Friday 7/6/2018
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Categories: Accident Insurance, Critical Illness, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month

How do your clients protect their income? Most people get insurance information from several different sources. The news, the internet or even friends and family. But how do these people know what the right answers are when it comes to income protection? Offer your clients Priority Income Protection® and you become the expert they need on income protection. PIP has a maximum monthly benefit amount of $4,000 and gives your clients up to 70% of their net income should they be unable to work due to illness or injury. Other advantages to PIP: Simple, affordable coverage with no medical exam
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Change Made to Short-term and Accident Only Disability Policies in PA

Effective June 1, 2018, short-term and accident only disability policies will no longer offer the 3-month benefit period in Pennsylvania. The 3-month benefit period will no longer be an option on the application and WinFlex illustration. This change is only effective for PA and does not change the other DI products sold in that state. Applications for the 3-month benefit period in PA will not be accepted after June 1, 2018, but applications in-house before June 1 will be processed.   If you have any questions, please contact Mutual of Omaha’s Sales Support at (800) 693-6083 or e-mail sales.support@mutualofomaha.com.  
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Priority Income Protection® Works When Your Clients Can’t

Any injury or illness that keeps your clients from working means paychecks stop. The problem is bills don’t stop just because income does. And not just household bills, expenses may increase due to doctor visits and other medical expenses needed to treat the injury or illness. Priority Income Protection® (PIP) provides monthly benefits protecting your client’s income and is affordable and easy to understand. This can help retain savings accounts and other long and short term financial goals your clients have. For more information on how PIP can help protect income, click here.   Priority Income Protection® Works When Your
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Disability Insurance Made Easy

One objection you may get from clients on DI coverage is that it’s just too complicated. Introduce these clients to Priority Income Protection®. Priority Income Protection® is basically DI made easy. It’s a straight forward product with no riders, occupation classes, medical exams or financial document needed. Coverage is usually issues in days and there is even an e-App you can use to get a quote and submit an app. You can see the other great advantages to PIP by clicking here. If you have any questions, please contact Mutual of Omaha’s Sales Support at (800) 693-6083 or sales.support@mutualofomaha.com.  
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Update Contact Information on SPA

Is your contact information up to date? Ensure we have your current contact information. This information is used when completing e-Applications, for promotional mailings or email announcements we may send. It only takes a few minutes to verify/change your contact information we have on file: Log on to Sales Professional Access (www.mutualofomaha.com/broker) In the upper right-hand corner, select the image of the person Select “Profile” Review your information Update as needed your email address, mailing addresses and/or phone numbers After the change(s) are made, click “Update” It’s that easy to ensure we have your correct contact information. If you have
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Categories: Critical Illness, Dental, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Premium Payment Emails to Begin 10 Days Prior to Withdrawal Date

Effective May 1, 2018, premium payment reminder emails will be sent to all individual life and health policyholders approximately 10 days prior to the withdrawal date. Previously, this email was only sent to life customers who have registered on Customer Access. With this change, all individual life and health policyholders who pay their renewal premiums via automatic deduction and who have a deliverable email address in our records will receive this email. If you have any questions, please contact Mutual of Omaha’s Customer Service at 800-775-6000.   Premium Payment Emails to Begin 10 Days Prior to Withdrawal Date   #goldencareagent
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Categories: Critical Illness, Dental, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Omaha: Mobile Quotes Updates

In order to provide you with the best quoting experience, we continue to improve and upgrade the features of our Quotes for Sales Professionals mobile quoting app. Unfortunately, if you are running an old version of the mobile app, you may be missing out on some of our great new functionality. As of April 23, 2018, the following versions of the mobile app will no longer be supported: 0.0.5 0.0.6 1.0.5 1.2.3 1.2.25 1.2.39 1.3.40 1.3.58 1.3.70 1.3.97 1.3.107 2.0.11 2.0.24 2.0.35 2.0.48 2.0.53 2.0.57 2.0.66 2.0.76 2.0.77 2.1.18 2.2.5 2.3.8 2.4.17 The current version of the mobile app is
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Categories: Critical Illness, Dental, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).