Processing times return to business as usual

Long-term care processing times return to business as usual Processing times for long-term care (LTC) new business applications have returned to business as usual. What you need to know Starting in late May 2021, an unprecedented number of LTC applications were submitted in response to the Washington Cares Fund. This one-time event resulted in industry-wide service delays and long processing times for new business. We have been working diligently the past several months to process the large inventory of pending cases and are happy to share that the new business backlog has significantly reduced, returning processing times for new applications
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent Survey: 70% Of Americans Have No Extended Care Plan

70% Of Americans Have No Extended Care Plan InsuranceNewsNet February 1, 2022 Ayo Mseka Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, a survey from Thrivent found that perceptions toward extended care planning haven’t changed, and a significant percentage of Americans have not documented their plans, should the need for extended care arise. Thrivent’s 2021 Extended Care Planning Survey defined extended care as non-medical care for those who need assistance with basic daily activities, such as dressing, bathing or using the bathroom due to a physical or cognitive impairment. It was conducted online in partnership with data intelligence company Morning Consult and polled 2,200
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent LTC: Advertising Compliance Update

Thrivent Advertising Compliance Bulletin The materials below provide you with guidance on compliant advertising practices under your Thrivent Agreement and outlined in the Producer Compliance Guide All materials used to advertise Thrivent, its products or services, or created with the intent to sell Thrivent’s products must comply with state advertising requirements and be approved by Thrivent prior to use. Violation of Thrivent’s advertising policy may result in disciplinary action and could potentially lead to termination of your Agreement with Thrivent. See the bulletin and full compliance guide for complete details. Advertising Reminder   Advertising Compliance Bulletin   Full Producer Compliance
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Attention All Agents | GTL’s Advertising Guidelines

Attention All Agents GTL’s Advertising Guidelines   Did you create any advertising or marketing material(s) for a Guarantee Trust Life Insurance Company product(s)? If so, please click the button below to review the advertising and marketing guidelines that we have established to guide you through this process. If you have any current Life and Health Insurance advertising that has not been approved by our Product Approval and Compliance Department in the past, you are responsible for submitting this to Guarantee Trust Life for approval. Please send this as soon as possible to the attention of our Life and Health Sales
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Advertising Compliance Requirements

Mutual of Omaha has long been committed to ensuring that all advertising materials used to promote our company and our products meet certain criteria as required by government regulations, the NAIC, and our Home Office. Producers are required to obtain permission from the company before advertising on its behalf. Because of our commitment to compliance, we have developed and rely on our Advertising Review system to maintain a system of control over the content, form, and method of distribution of all advertisements of our products and services. If you are looking for advertising materials, please check Forms & Materials on
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