GoldenCare Newsletter | June 30, 2017

In this GoldenCare Newsletter Edition

From GoldenCare:

Celebrating Our Country’s Independence! Happy 4th of July!
The GoldenCare Office will be closed Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th for Independence Day.

Join us for brand new webinar topics including upcoming special events featuring guest speakers.

See our full list of hot topics.

PROMO TIME!!   Get your Careshield, Mutual of Omaha Custom Solutions and GTL Critical Cash apps in for our Gift Card Blowout!  See the Newsletter for details on this exciting promotion.

The “Industry Best” illustration software for Custom & Secure Solution was recently updated to: Version  Please see the newsletter to update your software.

Our Guest Article in this edition is “Dementia patients may die sooner if family caregivers are mentally stressed,” by Yasmin Anwar, Berkeley News

Industry Updates:

From Mutual of Omaha Mutually Invested in Long-Term Care.   While some companies have exited the market, re-priced their products or shifted their focus away from traditional LTCi, Mutual of Omaha remains committed to this important product line.

Please see the Newsletter for a Quick Tip on quoting with MutualCare Solutions Software.

Also from Mutual, Why LTCi is a better solution than relying on family.  Talk to your clients about the cost associated with children caring for a parent. To learn more about long-term care insurance, see the Newsletter to learn more about LTCi.

Minnesota Life/Securian – You Asked For It. Minnesota Life Delivers!  Now Approved, A Paper Application For CareShield!

Also a new Mobile App is available!  Get the CareShield Premium Calculator in this edition.

A.M. Best revises GTL’s Issuer Credit Rating outlook!  A.M. Best has revised the outlook to positive from stable for the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term ICR of “bbb” of Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company (GTL) (Glenview, IL). The Credit Rating (rating) outlook for the FSR remains stable.

Transamerica remains committed to you and to the long-term care insurance market, to remain competitive premium rates for new TransCare III will be changing effective July 3, 2017.  Please see the Newsletter for details on the rate changes and new application and disclosure packages.

Get caught up on the latest Medicare Supplemental news from Mutual of Omaha and Affiliates.

For all this and more…

Read Full GoldenCare Newsletter, June 19, 2017 Edition