Real Win– Why Choose Mutual of Omaha for DI?

Planning for the Unexpected Margaret, a married 30-year-old female, lives in the Midwest. In her profession as a nurse practitioner she sees individuals becoming sick and injured daily and knows why having an income protection plan is important. Her employer does not currently offer any disability benefits to their employees, so she began to research individual coverage for herself. As a member of the medical field, she was aware of the statistics with disabilities among those in her profession and knew that this plan was important to have for her and her family should an unexpected life event happen. During
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Disability Income Insurance Sales Update

There will be upcoming changes to certain Mutual of Omaha’s Disability Income products in December that will affect Massachusetts and Wyoming only. Due to state regulation changes we are suspending Disability Income Insurance sales in MA and WY. Any applications from these DI products signed after the dates shown below will not be accepted. Impacted DI applications in MA and WY must be processed by December 31, 2019. STATE PRODUCT NAME POLICY NUMBER EFFECTIVE DATE MA DI Choice DI Choice at Work D81, D82, D83, 150BE D81M, D82M 12.2.19 WY DI Choice DI Choice at Work D81, D82, D83, 150BE
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

DI is Smart Planning

Bill always attended New Year’s Eve events with his family, until a horrible car accident changed his life, career, and most important his income. Read the remainder of Bill’s story here, or by clicking on the image below:   DI is Smart Planning   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha >   Related: Disability Income Protection Saves the Day
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Return of Premium Can Help Clients Commit

An ROP rider will return a portion of premiums paid (less any claims paid). When included with a short-term or long-term disability policy, this money-back feature provides a solution for clients who: Need to justify their purchase by knowing they’ll get something tangible in return if they don’t use the policy Are attracted to the idea of getting a lump-sum payment they can use any way they wish, such as paying down their mortgage or other debts, or using it for retirement planning Are employed full time, age 30 – 50 For more information view the ROP Sales Idea here.
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Quick and Easy Underwriting with Critical Advantage

Did you know your clients may be eligible for coverage even if they have been diagnosed in the past for cancer, heart attack or stroke? Check out the great underwriting features for all the Critical Advantage products. Cancer application Cancer look-back is 10 years* Look back testing is 3 years Only 3 health questions Heart attack and stroke application Heart attack/stroke look back is 10 years* Look back for treatment and testing is 3 years Controlled diabetes diagnosis considered Only 4 health questions Critical Illness application Cancer look-back is 10 years* Look back for treatment and testing is 3 years
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Categories: Critical Illness, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Committed to Income Protection Since 1910

Disability income insurance should be considered primary in the asset protection market. It should always be on a producer’s mind when it comes to sound financial planning. Use this handy fact finder tool when visiting with clients to help ask the right questions and uncover the need for disability income insurance. View the Disability Income Insurance Fact Finder byclicking here or by clicking the image to the left.   Committed to Income Protection Since 1910   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Turn DI Objections into Sales

Whether you’re a new or seasoned producer selling disability income insurance you should be aware of reasons people think they don’t need this essential coverage. The key is to be prepared for anything a prospective client might say. Objection: “Nothing will happen to me. I don’t need DI.” It’s probably human nature to think like this. However, clients who raise this objection simply are not facing reality of losing their income. If your client missed three months’ worth of income, how would they pay their expenses? As an insurance professional looking out for your client’s best interests, it’s your job
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Disability Income Conversation Starters

One of the biggest mistakes some producers can make when selling disability income insurance is trying to sell the product. Instead, focus on the need. To connect with your clients (and make sales) help them understand the need of income protection and how disability income can help mitigate the consequences of the unexpected. Here are some ways to do this: Use a question to start the conversation. To the convey the need to your client, you need to understand their motivation. Ask questions like: What is important to you? What are your dreams and goals? How do you spend your
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Reach Out to Self-Employed Clients

Reach out to your self-employed clients and discuss income protection. Disability income Insurance is the most overlooked and misunderstood of the major forms of insurance. Self-employed individuals are solely dependent on their ability to keep working. Loss of income due to an accident or sickness, even for a few months, may close the door on their dream of being a self-employed business owner. For more information, check out the Sales Idea flyer.   Reach Out to Self-Employed Clients   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Flexible Payment Options Added to More Products

Good news! Flexible payment options will be available for your Critical Advantage&sig;, Priority Income Protection® and Guaranteed Advantage clients starting September 27, 2019, for your clients that prefer to pay by automatic bank deductions. They now have the option to select a flexible payment date when choosing their reoccurring automatic deductions The new flexible payment options are shown below: Static dates: 1st through 28th or last day of each month Flexible day: Week/day combination – client can select a combination of: First, second, third fourth or last week of the month and any day Monday through Friday Here is the
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Categories: Critical Illness, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).