GoldenCare Newsletter | April 5, 2021

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, April 5, 2021 Edition In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition From GoldenCare:   TOMORROW! LEADS AND REFERRALS WITH CAREOPTIONS Tues, April 7, 2021 2:00 PM  to  2:30 PM CDT   Diversify your portfolio for greater sales success! Join us for product and sales live and prerecorded training.  Stay up-to-date on the latest products and sales strategies. Check back for our next exciting promotion! Guest Article: “America now knows that nursing homes are broken. Does anyone care enough to fix them?,” by Suzy Khimm, NBC News Enjoy!   Compliance: REMINDER:  Holiday Telephone Solicitation Ban for the Month of
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Categories: GoldenCare News, Guarantee Trust Life, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates), National Guardian Life, OneAmerica, Thrivent, and Transamerica.

Important EssentialLTC update

Important Consumer Brochure update We are currently reworking our EssentialLTC Consumer Brochure to reflect the April 1, 2021 product enhancements. Effective on April 1 in the states listed below, please do not distribute the current version of the brochure as it will no longer be in compliance. A new version of the brochure will be made available on the Agent Resource Center in the coming weeks. You will be notified of this in a follow up communication. States affected by product enhancements: AK, AL, AR, CO, GA, IA, ID, IL, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS,
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and National Guardian Life.

NGL – LTC Administrative Office closed April 2

LTC Administrative Office closed April 2 The LTC Administrative Office will be closed Friday, April 2, 2021 in observance of Good Friday. Regular business hours will resume on Monday, April 5, 2021. Please contact your dedicated Long Term Care Sales Team at LTC@nglic.com with questions. Thank you. NGL – LTC Administrative Office closed April 2     #goldencareagent #ngl #longtermcare
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NGL rating upgraded to A (Excellent) by AM Best

NGL rating upgraded to A (Excellent) by AM Best We are excited to announce AM Best has upgraded our Financial Strength Rating to A (Excellent) from A- (Excellent)! This rating reflects the excellent ability of National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL) to meet its ongoing insurance policy and contract obligations and further attests to its financial strength. “Last year NGL finished with capital and surplus reaching historic records. Our strong financial position is the result of generations of employees consistently doing what is right and always putting our policyholders first. This rating both confirms our strength and stability, and gives
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and National Guardian Life.

GoldenCare Newsletter | March 22, 2021

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, March 22, 2021 Edition In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition From GoldenCare:   TODAY AND THURSDAY! LTC vs Hybrid – The Gloves Are Coming Off! (Part 1) Tues, Mar 23, 2021 2:00 PM  to  2:30 PM CDT LTC vs Hybrid – Designing the Alternative Plan (Part 2) Thurs, Mar 25, 2021 11:00 AM  to  11:30 AM CDT       Diversify your portfolio for greater sales success! Join us for product and sales live and prerecorded training.  Stay up-to-date on the latest products and sales strategies. Check back for our next exciting promotion! Guest Article: “2020 Long-Term
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Categories: GoldenCare News, Guarantee Trust Life, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates), National Guardian Life, and Transamerica.

Introducing Enhancements to EssentialLTC

Introducing Enhancements to EssentialLTC A product that can now do more We have been listening to your feedback and are excited to announce your suggestions were used to enhance EssentialLTC! The changes are geared toward making it easier to sell, and the new features will allow you to offer your clients a product that can do more. We’ve enhanced its features, options, underwriting classes and the rider selection has been streamlined! These changes will be effective for all new business applications received on or after April 1, 2021 in the following 38 states: AK, AL, AR, CO, GA, IA, ID,
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and National Guardian Life.

GoldenCare Newsletter | February 22, 2021

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, February 22, 2021 Edition In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition From GoldenCare:   TOMORROW! Mutual of Omaha LTCi e-App Demonstration Thurs, Feb. 23, 2021 10:00 AM  to 10:30 AM CST    Diversify your portfolio for greater sales success! Join us for product and sales live and prerecorded training.  Stay up-to-date on the latest products and sales strategies. Check back for our next exciting promotion! Guest Article: “US life expectancy dropped a full year in first half of 2020, according to CDC,” by Deidre McPhillips, CNN Enjoy!   Compliance: REMINDER: Use Correct Version of MutualCare Solutions Application! GoldenCare
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Categories: GoldenCare News, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates), National Guardian Life, and OneAmerica.

REMINDER: Updated NGL EssentialLTC Compensation Schedule Needed

Simplified compensation structure Your compensation is important to us. We listened to you and heard that you wanted a simplified compensation structure, making it easier for you to understand how you will be paid. Beginning January 1, 2021, instead of eight levels of age bands, there are now two levels: Issue ages 40-69 Issue ages 70-79 Items not changing include: renewals are still based on the premium for the base policy and any Inflation Protection Rider, and half of the regular first-year compensation rate is applicable to the portion of premium for a Return of Premium Rider or the 10-Year
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GoldenCare Newsletter | February 8, 2021

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, February 8, 2021 Edition In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition From GoldenCare:   TOMORROW! Aetna’s Recovery Care vs GTL’s Recover Cash Thurs, Jan 28, 2021 2:00 PM  to  2:45 PM CST   Diversify your portfolio for greater sales success! Join us for product and sales live and prerecorded training.  Stay up-to-date on the latest products and sales strategies. Check back for our next exciting promotion! Guest Article: “Want to age at home instead of a nursing home? Consider this first,” by Alessandra Malito, MarketWatch Enjoy!   Compliance: REMINDER:  US Holiday Telephone Solicitation Bans for the Month of
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Categories: GoldenCare News, Guarantee Trust Life, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates), National Guardian Life, and Transamerica.

National Guardian Life Acquires Everplans

NGL acquires Everplans, laying a foundation for expansion to become a digital leader in the insurance and employee benefit landscape We are pleased to announce the acquisition of Everplans, a New York City-based digital life-planning and organization company. Everplans will remain a separate entity and operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of NGL. Together these companies will be able to provide families across the country with easy, affordable and accessible ways to prepare for the unexpected, and be able to securely track and manage vital information throughout their lives, and during challenging times. “We have been helping people face life’s
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