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).

New pre-lapse notifications can help you save the sale

New pre-lapse notifications can help you save the sale Starting July 16, 2021, Great Western Insurance Company (GWIC®) will be rolling out new email notifications to writing agents and their immediate upline whenever clients have a Final Expense policy in danger of lapsing. You’ll receive emails five days into the customer’s grace period and have an opportunity to remind them to renew their contract(s). Retaining customers benefits us all. If you have questions, please call GWIC Agent Care at 866-252-5594, option 2, or by emailing m1agentsupport@americanenterprise.com.   New pre-lapse notifications can help you save the sale     #goldencareagent #gwic
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Categories: Great Western, Industry News, and Life Insurance.

Simplified Issue Life: Weekly Time Service Update (6/7)

From the Desk of Marty Johnson Simplified Issue Life: Weekly Time Service Update Mutual of Omaha is pleased to announce our Simplified Issue Life Underwriting team has returned to normal time service levels! Thank you for your business, continued support, and patience as we worked to process your business. Our normal time service levels are listed below. Please note, business days do NOT include weekends. New business is reviewed within 1 business day from receipt Policies are issued on average 1-5 days after application review, depending on requirements needed Pending requirements are reviewed within 1-2 business days Post issue requests
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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).

New! Text message notifications for SecureCare tele-interview

We are excited to announce an enhancement to the SecureCare Universal Life underwriting process: Beginning June 1, clients can receive text message notifications directing them to schedule their tele-interview. The tele-interview itself will still need to be completed over the phone, but the texts can be helpful reminders that a tele-interview is needed, making it easier to schedule an assessment and get in touch with an interviewer. How will this work? LTCG will still contact customers the same amount of times they do today, however, a contact attempt will now be defined as either a phone call or text message.
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Securian.

How COVID vaccination affects underwriting decisions

How we’re approaching COVID-19 vaccination Securian Financial remains focused on delivering high levels of service, helping customers with their insurance needs, and maintaining our financial strength. Your support in delivering on this focus has provided valuable insights to best navigate the unpredictable nature of a pandemic, while addressing the additional risks it presents. Over the past few months, much of our attention has turned to COVID-19 vaccinations. Not surprisingly, many questions have arisen on use of vaccination information in underwriting. In response, our Medical & Applied Research Services team has been actively monitoring vaccine efficacy, safety, availability and uptake, which
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Categories: COVID-19, Industry News, Life Insurance, and Securian.

New! Text messaging feature to help customers start their tele-interview

Life Insurance, Technology, Securian Financial | May 13, 2021 New! Text messaging feature to help customers start their tele-interview To make the underwriting process more convenient for our customers than ever before, we are excited to announce the introduction of text message notifications. In partnership with APPS, we are piloting text messages to customers who need to complete a tele-interview. The tele-interview will still need to be completed over the phone, but the text can be a helpful reminder that a tele-interview is needed, making it easy for your clients, to get in touch with an interviewer. How will this
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Securian.

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).

S&P Affirms Securian’s AA- (Very Strong) Rating & Stable Outlook

S&P maintains Securian Financial’s AA- rating and stable outlook On Friday, May 15, 2020, S&P published a Research Update on Securian Financial, affirming our insurance financial strength rating of AA- (Very Strong) and our Stable outlook. The rating and outlook apply to Securian Financial affiliates, Minnesota Life Insurance Company and Securian Life Insurance Company. S&P cites our excellent capital position, strong business diversity, exceptional liquidity, well-diversified investment portfolio and tight risk controls as the major reasons for affirming our ratings and outlook. Our strong industry ratings reflect how our historical approach to smart growth and strong enterprise risk management keeps
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Securian.

Securian’s Corporate Social Responsibility Report

In a year of pivots, volunteerism was no stranger to change in 2020. We’re so proud of our employees’ commitment to giving back. Read what they accomplished in our 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Report. Securian’s Corporate Social Responsibility Report     #goldencareagent #minnesotalife #securian
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Securian.