Updated Life Underwriting Guidelines

The Life Underwriting Guidelines for Term and Permanent Products has been updated, new for January 1, 2023, and is now available to order. Some changes include: Inspection Reports – page 14 The Fully Underwritten Requirements Chart – pages 16 & 17 Fit Program parameters – page 23 Accelerated UW Program – page 26 Impairments – pages 34, 35 & 38 Remember, all materials are available to view/download through SPA or can be ordered through your normal channels. If you have questions, please contact your Sales Director or Account Executive.   Updated Life Underwriting Guidelines   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Close the Sale Faster with Automated Underwriting

With Automated Underwriting, you receive a point-of-sale decision day or night with your clients. The process is simple — use the iPipeline iGO e-App on your IUL Express, Living Promise, and Term Life Express applications and it will automatically go through Automated Underwriting. Looking for e-App training, or simply want to understand the process better? Check out our e-App training videos. They walk you through each step of the process – or you can skip ahead to the specific section you need. IUL Express Living Promise Term Life Express Find these helpful resources and more on mutualofomaha.com/simple. No need to
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Introducing the Four Quarters Club

You work hard all year long to fulfill your clients’ expectations, and Mutual of Omaha feels you should be rewarded for your diligence. We are thrilled to introduce the Four Quarters Club, a brand-new incentive program that pays out a 10% bonus on a quarterly basis to all qualifiers. Beginning January 1, 2023, you’ll have not just one, but four opportunities to earn funds that you are able to use at your discretion. You take care of your clients throughout the year and in 2023 we will recognize your hard work and dedication throughout the year as well. Find all
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Upcoming Fixed Account Rate Changes for Life Products

Fixed Account Rate Changes Effective January 1, 2023, we are increasing the fixed crediting rates as follows: Income Advantage IUL fixed account rate will increase 0.50% from 3.00% to 3.50% Life Protection Advantage IUL fixed account rate will increase 0.50% from 2.75% to 3.25% IUL Express fixed account rate will increase 0.50% from 2.75% to 3.25% These rates change will apply to newly issued policies, as well as to any new premiums received on in force policies. Your WinFlex illustration software will automatically update to reflect the new fixed account rate on January 1st. There will be no changes to
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

End of the Year Office Closings & 2022 End of Year Pay Dates

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates (United of Omaha and United World) will be closed on Monday, December 26th, 2022, and Monday, January 2, 2023. Below are the cut-off dates and times and the adjusted pay schedules for Monday, December 26th, 2022. Holiday Pay Calculation Schedule Med Supp E-App & All Life Cutoff 3:00 PM Health Cutoff 3:00 PM Long Term Care Cutoff 3:00 PM Direct Deposit (EFT) Available Monday 12/26/2022 Tuesday 12/27/2022 Tuesday 12/27/2022 Tuesday 12/27/2022 Friday 12/23/2022 Friday 12/30/2022   Below are the cut-off dates and times and the adjusted pay schedules for Monday, January 2nd, 2023. Holiday
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Categories: Accident Insurance, Critical Illness, Disability Income Insurance, Industry News, Life Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medicare Supp./Adv., and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Inforce LTCi Rate Adjustments Effective March 1, 2023

Mutual of Omaha actively monitors our inforce long-term care business, filing rate adjustments when necessary to ensure we keep our promises to policyholders and remain competitive in the marketplace. We will be implementing the following inforce rate adjustments effective March 1, 2023*: Impacted Policy Forms Impacted States LTC04G District of Columbia, Kansas, Montana LTC04I7 District of Columbia, Kansas, Montana, Virginia LTC04I District of Columbia, Kansas, Montana, Virginia LTC09M District of Columbia, Kansas, Montana, Virginia LTC09U District of Columbia, Kansas, Montana, Virginia LTC06UI District of Columbia, Kansas, Montana, Virginia LT50, NH50, HCA, NHA and LTA Ohio   * The state of
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Promote Living Promise in Your Own Way

Our Living Promise consumer prospecting postcard is customizable – you select the ages, face amounts and the photo to match the target market you are trying to reach. Contact sales.support@mutualofomaha.com to place an order today!   Promote Living Promise in Your Own Way   #goldencareagent #mutualofomaha
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

NAIC Guidelines for Brokerage General Agents in New York

** This is a reminder notification — there is no action required on your part ** To All Brokerage General Agents in New York Following the NAIC Guidelines, Companion Life Insurance Company is required to provide all of its New York producers with information about the expense allocation method used by the company in its illustrations for the state of New York. Please see the paragraph in bold below. Pursuant to the life insurance Illustration Reform legislation adopted in NY, this communication is a reminder to you that Companion Life Insurance Company uses a Generally Recognized Expense Table (“GRET”) to
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

Expense Allocation Method in United of Omaha Illustrations

** This is a reminder notification — there is no action required on your part ** Following the NAIC Guidelines, United of Omaha Life Insurance Company is required to provide all of its producers with information about the expense allocation method used by the company in its illustrations. Please look below to see if this information pertains to your state and then, read the paragraph in bold below accordingly. This communication pertains to Illustration Reform states only, which include: AK, AL, CA, CO, CT, DE, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC,
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Categories: Industry News, Life Insurance, and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).

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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Categories: Industry News and Mutual of Omaha (& Affiliates).