Gerber Life New eSignature Provider

New eSignature Provider   As of Wednesday, October 26, Gerber Life will begin using DocuSign as our new eSignature provider. Today, hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and to simplify people’s lives. **NOTE: All outstanding ‘Applications Awaiting eSignature’ within the Agent Portal will need to be completed prior to Monday, October 24 to avoid losing the application(s).** Please take a moment to review some of the new eSignature enhancements you can expect to see on the Agent Portal as we transition to DocuSign. New Terms and Conditions Page
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Important Update to Gerber Life’s Secure Email

Gerber Life Secure Email Update   In order to protect confidential and Personal Identifiable Information (PII), Gerber Life is in the process of updating our Secure Email system. Beginning August 24, 2022, Gerber Life Secure Email users will no longer have to register or login to Iron Port to use the secure email feature. Secure email will be available to all users simply by clicking the Secure Email Tab in the Agent Portal. A secure email window will appear, you can compose your email, and then select the “Send Secure” button. Secure Email is designed to pass confidential and PII
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Challenging times? Budget-friendly and easy to apply

Here’s a big benefit for your clients during these challenging times: Gerber Life makes it easy to obtain budget friendly insurance coverage to protect their loved ones. Our guaranteed issue1 products offer an easy application process and fast approval, with no medical exam necessary. Plus, your clients can find comfort and confidence in knowing they’re prepared for the future with a financially strong company that’s been providing insurance to families for more than 50 years. Here are some highlights of Gerber Life’s guaranteed issue1 products: Gerber Life Guaranteed Life — a great way to help counter the effects of inflation
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Reminder: Microsoft Retiring Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer Retiring June 15, 2022   Reminder: Microsoft will discontinue Internet Explorer beginning June 15, 2022. As a result, the Gerber Life Agent Portal will no longer support the program effective June 15, 2022. To prepare for this transition and avoid any impact to your business, we recommend making Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome your default browser1 to access the portal. If you have any questions, please call our Gerber Agency Support Team at: 800-428-4947.   1 All other web browsers are also available for use.   #goldencareagent #gerber
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Microsoft Retiring Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer Retiring June 15, 2022   Reminder: Microsoft will discontinue Internet Explorer beginning June 15, 2022. As a result, the Gerber Life Agent Portal will no longer support the program effective June 15, 2022. To prepare for this transition and avoid any impact to your business, we recommend making Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome your default browser1 to access the portal. If you have any questions, please call our Gerber Agency Support Team at: 800-428-4947.   1 All other web browsers are also available for use.   #goldencareagent #gerber
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Now is the time for your clients to be thinking about buying life insurance

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. This year, Life Happens is collaborating with singer, songwriter, producer and humanitarian Kelly Rowland for LIAM. By partnering with Life Happens as LIAM spokesperson, Kelly wants to help Americans get the knowledge they need to take action with life insurance through this year’s theme: With life insurance, I’ve got you. Now is the time to be speaking to your clients and prospects about the need for life insurance and educating them on how it can protect loved ones if the unexpected should happen. As you discuss your clients’ life insurance needs, remember that Gerber
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Important changes to Gerber Life Guaranteed Life in New York

Gerber Life announces changes to Guaranteed Life effective 08/11/2021   Product Changes Include: New Policy Form Numbers New York Effective 08/11/2021, the policy form number for Guaranteed Life in New York will change. For a list of policy form numbers and product state availability, click here. Please Note: Any applications received or issued after 08/11/2021 will be issued with the new policy. A cover letter stating there is an updated policy form number will be included in the policy kit for any prior version of the application. Premiums will stay the same.   Updated Applications and Marketing Material All applications
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COVID-19 drives interest in life insurance

According to the 2021 Insurance Barometer Study from Life Happens and LIMRA, the Coronavirus pandemic has driven an increase in life insurance purchase intent, with 31% of consumers more likely to buy life insurance due to COVID-19. 1 The impact is even greater among distinct audiences, with the likelihood of buying increasing to 45% among millennials and 42% among respondents who have household incomes of $150K or more.1 This changing mindset seems to indicate that consumers are thinking of additional ways to protect themselves and their families and that life insurance has become more of a priority relative to other
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Gerber Life Agent Portal Updates Coming Soon

Agent Portal Updates Coming Soon   We are excited to announce some updates and changes taking place within the Gerber Life Agency Portal effective March 16, 2021! Our goal is to make your daily transactions with Gerber Life as simple as possible. With that focus we have improved several areas to make it easier for you to keep track of your applications and policies. Gerber Life will no longer offer applications in Puerto Rico. We have expanded our Case Status section to include the following updates: License and/or Appointment Review: Within the case status section on the Agent Portal, if
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