Long-Term Care Rider Minimum Face Amount Increase in the State of WA

Effective Thursday, July 22, 2021, for the State of Washington ONLY, Mutual of Omaha is increasing the minimum face amount required on all IUL insurance policy applications that include the long-term care rider to $250,000. This action is being taken to prevent individuals from applying for a life insurance policy with LTC to avoid the Washington State’s Long-Term Care Trust Act payroll tax deduction with no intention of keeping the policy in force. Mutual of Omaha has a responsibility to our policyholders and distribution partners to ensure our product offerings are used as designed, offering lasting life insurance and LTC
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Who is the IUL Express Client?

People often ask us who this product is designed for or who the target market is. The truth is, the IUL Express product is versatile. It is flexible enough to work for a wide variety of your clients’ needs, but it’s one thing for us to say it and another thing for us to demonstrate it. So, we asked one of our sales directors to pull a random sampling of 10 cases all placed in one single day. Even we were surprised by the flexibility of the IUL Express product. Watch this short IUL Express video to see what we
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Exciting News Regarding Income Advantage IUL – 7702 & GRO Rider

Have you heard the news? Mutual of Omaha’s Income Advantage IUL product is now compliant with section 7702 as of July 8, 2021. This change has dramatically increased our competitive position in the “Cash Accumulation/Income” IUL marketplace. In addition, to our competitive position, the Income Advantage has some of the lowest internal costs in the industry. When you combine the GRO rider, low cost structure, competitive income values and our no cost Chronic/Terminal Illness or available LTC rider, the Income Advantage IUL should be considered one of your top “go to” IUL products. This change comes as a result of
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Iowa Insurance Department Product Training Requirements

All insurance producers selling Annuities, Long-Term Care or Indexed products in the state of Iowa are required to complete an online continuing education course prior to solicitation of the following products: Product Line Course Requirement Indexed UL One time — 4-hour CE course Annuity One time — 4-hour CE course Long-Term Care One time — 8-hour CE course and thereafter, satisfying the states annual requirements   Approved training courses to fulfill these requirements can be found on www.sircon.com. Click on the link “Lookup Education Courses or Transcript” Select Approved Courses Then, select Iowa and click Submit After, you can select
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Help Ensure the Continuation of the Family Business with IUL

Many small business owners would like for their children to continue the family business after their death. Help entrepreneurs imagine the fruits of their labor sustaining the next generation. Learn how Income Advantage IUL can be the tool to help with their estate equalization needs.   Help Ensure the Continuation of the Family Business with IUL   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha #iul
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Why Mutual of Omaha for Long-Term Care? It’s the carrier your clients trust.

Mutual of Omaha … in 30 seconds We created our new producer-focused brand video, to share with your colleagues and associates, to show what makes Mutual of Omaha their carrier for life. Best of all, the entire video can be viewed in less time than it takes to get a cup of coffee. Not appointed with Mutual of Omaha?   Use our Contracting Made Easy or call us at 800-842-7799 to get appointed! Watch Video Producer Use Only. Not For Use With The General Public #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Income Advantage IUL allows for a client to accumulate cash value

Income Advantage IUL can provide your clients with valuable life insurance protection. It also offers the opportunity to accumulate cash value* for future needs, such as supplementing the client’s retirement income. Teaming an Income Advantage policy up with a term life insurance policy may be an ideal solution for clients who want to plan ahead for retirement, but also have a larger temporary life insurance need. Learn more about how this works by looking at our Satisfy the Need for Accumulation and Protection flyer. It includes: A case study showing how this concept works A comparison of taking income immediately
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

IUL Express – A great fit for Simplified Issue Life Insurance

Do you have clients who are looking for a simplified issue permanent and affordable life insurance coverage? Indexed Universal Life Express can fit many situations where your client needs coverage to help protect their lifestyles and their family. Ideal clients are: Pre-retirees who are beginning to plan for final expenses Parents with young children at home to replace lost income Clients who have just purchased a new home Clients who need their coverage issued quickly People who want permanent coverage but done like getting their blood drawn Clients who have Term Life Express and are ready to convert their policy
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Important Life Underwriting Update

From the Desk of Marty Johnson Throughout the pandemic, Mutual of Omaha has been continuously evaluating our underwriting and new business practices to support business continuity, deliver a high level of service and maintain our financial strength. I am happy to announce we will be adjusting our temporary guideline changes effective May 24, 2021. These guidelines apply to all fully underwritten life insurance cases and includes all newly submitted and pending in-house cases, whether formal or informal. Acceptance Guidelines Based on Insured’s Issue Age: If the client is age 0-59: The client is eligible for our best risk class Underwriting
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Categories: COVID-19, Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Introducing Mutual Insights

This week we are debuting our brand-new video podcast web series, Mutual Insights. These videos will serve as an opportunity to hear from key home office employees at Mutual of Omaha; and a new way to get to know the faces of the people you may be talking to over the phone every day. Throughout the video series, you’ll hear from experts in the field of Underwriting, Marketing, Distribution, Sales Professional Access & Technology, and many more. These videos will be available to re-watch later on mutualofomaha.com/simple. In our first episode, you’ll meet Mandi Keller. Mandi is a manager in
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).