Medicare Supplement News – Omaha Family of Companies

Mutual of Omaha Upcoming Rate Adjustment Please review information on upcoming rate adjustments in CA, IN, MS, OK, and MD. •  2010 Modernized Rate Adjustment – CA •  In-Force Only Rate Adjustment – MD, OK •  1990 Standardized Rate Adjustment – IN, MS supp #goldencareagent #MutualOfOmaha
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Categories: Industry News, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Mutual of Omaha’s 93 Comdex Score: Another Indicator of Financial Strength

Mutual of Omaha’s 93 Comdex Score: Mutual of Omaha has always earned strong financial ratings from the leading rating agencies. The Comdex Score can help your agents and their clients understand what these industry ratings represent. Based on a scale of 1 to 100, the Comdex Score provides a company’s standing in relation to other insurance companies. Our Comdex Score of 93 means Mutual of Omaha’s combined financial ratings are better than 93 percent of all insurance companies operating today. Just one more reason to place your LTCi business with Mutual of Omaha.   #goldencareagent #MutualOfOmaha
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

GoldenCare Newsletter | January 30, 2017

From GoldenCare: GoldenCare’s updated 2017 Individual Tax Guide is now available!  Download your copy from the newsletter. Reminder! Partnership Certification and 4-Hour Refresher!   For all LTCi agents who took their initial 8-Hour Partnership Certification prior to January 2015: Producer requirements for training continuation states.  See newsletter for your state’s training requirements. Our Guest Article in this edition is “Consumer Facing Insurance Educational Platform, Agent Review Creates Clients’ Choice Award,” PRNewswire. From Mutual of Omaha:  New Critical Advantage Portfolio to release February 1, 2017!    Mutual of Omaha will be releasing a new Critical Illness, Cancer, Heart Attack and Stroke portfolio: Critical
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Categories: Genworth, GoldenCare News, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Mutual of Omaha’s Anti-Money Laundering Training

REMINDER! Federal regulations require all life insurance companies to provide ongoing Anti-money laundering training for their producers who sell permanent life insurance and annuity products. Mutual of Omaha contracted with LIMRA to provide the anti-money laundering training you need at no cost to you. Courses Required Anti-Money Laundering for Insurance Producers Renewal Course — Elder Financial Abuse and Money Laundering – Anti-Money Laundering for Insurance Review Instructions to Take the Course It’s easy to find what you need to recertify: Got to LIMRA’s AML Training Login page: https://knowledge.limra.com/LimraLogin.aspx Enter your LIMRA username — it is your National Producer Number (NPN)
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

US Holiday Telephone Solicitation bans for the month of February 2017

Please be aware of the following U.S. holiday telephone solicitation bans for the month of February. On Monday, February 20, 2017: Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, Rhode Island, and Utah prohibit unsolicited marketing calls to residents in observance of President’s Day On Tuesday, February 28, 2017: Alabama and Louisiana prohibit unsolicited marketing calls to residents in observance of Mardi Gras US Holiday Telephone Solicitation Bans for the Month of February #goldencareagent #MutualOfOmaha
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Categories: Industry News and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Avoiding Common DI Application Mistakes

Small things can make a big difference. That’s certainly the case when it comes to saving time and effort in getting your DI business issued. Avoid five common mistakes and see how good application habits can help get your clients protected faster. Click Here, or on the image above, to view the video. #goldencareagent #MutualOfOmaha
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

New Critical Advantage Portfolio to Release Feb. 1, 2017

On Feb. 1, 2017, Mutual of Omaha will be releasing a new Critical Illness, Cancer, Heart Attack and Stroke portfolio: Critical Advantage. Critical Advantage is a Critical Illness, Cancer, Heart Attack, and Stroke insurance policies that provides a lump-sum benefit upon diagnosis. The current Critical Illness and Critical Illness at Work policies will no longer be available starting February 1, 2017. They will be replaced by the Critical Advantage portfolio. Filing for approval in remaining states is continuing. The current Cancer, Heart Attack and Stroke policies will also fall under the Critical Advantage portfolio. The Critical Advantage portfolio is a
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Categories: Critical Illness and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

2017 Holiday Office Closings

As we turn the calendar to 2017, please take note of the days when Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates (United of Omaha, Companion Life Insurance Company, and United World) will be closed for the holidays. • Monday, May 29, 2017 — Memorial Day • Monday, July 3 – Tuesday, July 4, 2017 — Independence Day • Monday, September 4, 2017 — Labor Day • Thursday, November 23 – Friday, November 24, 2017 — Thanksgiving Day • Monday, December 25, 2017 — Christmas Day • Monday, January 1, 2018 — New Year’s Day We will also continue to include reminders
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Categories: Industry News and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Medicare Supplement News – Omaha Family of Companies

New Medicare Supplement Plans in Florida Effective January 21, 2017, agents may begin selling the competitively priced Medicare Supplement product in Florida, underwritten by United of Omaha Life insurance Company. In-Force-Only Rate Adjustment Please review information on upcoming 2010 Modernized Rate Adjustments in SD and MI. #goldencareagent
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Categories: Medicare Supp./Adv. and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Pennsylvania and Oregon Notices

In the states of Pennsylvania and Oregon Mutual of Omaha policyholders will be receiving a letter stating that “Mutual of Omaha complies with applicable laws and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex, including sex stereotypes and gender identity.” The letters to Mutual of Omaha policyholders will begin the week of January 23, 2017. Effective immediately, the application packets will also be updated with the same notice. If you have any questions, please contact Mutual of Omaha’s Policyowner Services at 800-775-6000 or mycustomerservice@mutualofomaha.com. Pennsylvania and Oregon Notices #goldencaragent #MutualOfOmaha
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Categories: Industry News and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).