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.

Thrivent LTC Updates

e-App Enhancements and DOI opt-out On March 27, 2021, Thrivent will go live with a few enhancements to the LTC e-App: A prompt to collect physician information on the Preliminary Declaration of Insurability screen will now occur when choosing NOT to complete (opting out of) the Declaration of Insurability in eApp. This requirement allows Thrivent to order medical records where required for age protocol on receipt of the application, rather than having to wait until the applicant can schedule and complete the tele-DOI. A question was added to the Proposed Insured screen: Does spouse/partner/family member have a long-term care or
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent will be closed on Friday

Closed Friday, 4/2 For The Holiday Weekend Thrivent Financial will be closed on Friday, April 2, 2021 for the holiday weekend. The office will reopen Monday, April 5th at 8:30 AM Central Time.     #goldencareagent #thrivent #ltc
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent LTC: New Consumer Brochure available

Rebranded Consumer Brochures Available Featuring the new Thrivent logo and messaging, these revised brochures walk clients through the policy benefits. Interstate Compact Version Non-ICC States (AZ, CT, DC, DE, HI, IN, MT, ND, NJ, SD) Florida only California has not yet approved the new brochure. The product is not available in NY. Download from these links, or appointed reps can access and order print copies at www.TFLTCStore.com. Download ICC Brochure     #goldencareagent #thrivent #ltc
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

GoldenCare Newsletter | January 25, 2021

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, January 25, 2021 Edition In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition From GoldenCare:   TOMORROW! SPECIAL: “Missing Link” Consumer Presentation Pro Tips 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: “The COVID-19 Pandemic Has Upended The LTCi Market,” by Ayo Mseka, InsuranceNewsNet Enjoy!   Compliance: US Holiday Telephone Solicitation Bans for the Month of February GoldenCare Agent Compliance Guide GoldenCare
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Categories: GoldenCare News, Guarantee Trust Life, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates), and Thrivent.

LAUNCH your 2021 Thrivent LTCi Sales!

Thrivent LTCi incentive through 3/31/21 GoldenCare is now offering a producer incentive for business submitted in the first quarter and in-force by 5/31/2021. For Thrivent long term care insurance applications submitted between 1/1/2021 and 3/31/2021 and in-force by 5/31/2021 RULES: For each Thrivent LTCI application submitted during this incentive, you will earn an extra $150 per life (if policy in-force and paid by 5/31/21). There is no cap to this incentive. Incentive will be paid in June 2021, as an additional compensation and 1099 income. This is not a carrier-sponsored incentive. It is promoted independently by GoldenCare. Questions? Contact GoldenCare
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent LTC: Enhancements to e-App

Thrivent e-App Enhancements Thrivent has updated their e-App to reflect changes to the Illustration software, revisions to forms, and to simplify data input. These updates include: Agent ID is now required to submit an e-App: An application can no longer proceed without a Thrivent producer code. Personal Worksheet: Premium amount from the illustration auto input to the Personal Worksheet (Form 27156). Updated HIPAA form Couples Discount: Simplified interface (removal of dropdown) + Shared Care Rider now changes when updated in illustration Membership Application: The “Church Name” field is optional New Thrivent brand featured on Printed Output / PDF of applications
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

New All-in-One Overview of Member Benefits

New All-in-One piece discusses benefits to membership As a membership-owned organization, Thrivent answers to our clients — never to shareholders on Wall Street. By operating this way, we build relationships based on transparency and trust. We’re a client-first community with shared values that offers financial guidance that reflects your unique goals. See how Thrivent differs from other insurers with this overview of Thrivent’s member benefits. Who we are How we’re different What we offer Workshops and Events Partnering Highlights of strength The benefits of membership Thrivent Action Teams Thrivent Choice This piece is currently DOWNLOAD ONLY and can be found
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

GoldenCare Newsletter | December 21, 2020

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, December 21, 2020 Edition In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition From GoldenCare:     PROMO TIME! Perfect Portfolio Sales Incentives Get those apps in before December 31, 2020 HAPPY SELLING!   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: “Long-Term Care Insurance Decline Rates Reported” by Jesse Slome, American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance Enjoy!   Compliance: REMINDER:  Updates to GoldenCare Contracting Made Easy Paperwork GoldenCare Agent Compliance Guide GoldenCare
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Categories: GoldenCare News, Industry News, Long-Term Care, Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates), National Guardian Life, Securian, Thrivent, and Transamerica.

Thrivent LTC: COVID-19 Underwriting Update

Long Term Care: COVID-19 Underwriting Update Effective 12/8/20: Applicants ages 18-60 who are positive for COVID with no hospitalization, fully recovered and are symptom free for 30 days can be considered for coverage. Applicants ages 61-69 who are positive for COVID with no hospitalization, fully recovered and are symptom free for 60 days can be considered for coverage. If the applicant has not met the 60 day requirement but has a physician’s statement noting they have been seen and are fully recovered can be considered for coverage. Applicants age 70 & up who are positive for COVID with no hospitalization,
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Categories: COVID-19, Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.