Writing on the Wall

The Writing’s on the Wall: It’s Time For AnnuRetirement

With Americans facing the growing challenge of successfully planning for retirement, the need for annuities in financial portfolios has never been greater. At the same time, ...
Federal Roundup

Federal Roundup

Insurance Industry Approaches Its Next Regulatory Crossroads: Fiduciary Standards   A fiduciary standards firestorm has ignited in Washington D.C. as the Administration, ...
Chip

NAFA Welcomes Chip Anderson As New Executive Director

Message from NAFA April 8, 2015 marked the beginning of a new chapter for NAFA. That’s the day we announced the results of our nationwide search for an Executive Director. ...
bigVictory-MarApr2015

Big Victory: President Obama Signs “NARAB II” into Law

Wide smiles and victory gestures have been shared throughout the insurance industry since one of the most significant legislative successes for independent producers was ...
Janet-MarApr2015

2015 – The Year of the Fixed Annuity – Message from NAFA

The Way Forward NAFA will continue its mission and dedication to promoting the awareness and understanding of fixed annuities and their benefits to consumers. Noted ...
Kim O'Brien

NAFA Announces the Retirement of Kim O’Brien

The National Association for Fixed Annuities (NAFA) announced the retirement of Kim O’Brien, President & CEO, from the organization effective on Friday, January ...
State Roundup

State Roundup

At the time of this writing, 2014 is coming to a close and only a handful of state legislative bodies are currently deliberating. The vast majority have adjourned, and ...
Federal Roundup

Federal Roundup

Government Relations Committee 2015 Priorities At the National Association for Fixed Annuities (NAFA), our primary mission is to promote the awareness and understanding ...
Message from the President

Troubling Trends – Message From the President

If you’re a returning reader of this Annuity Outlook magazine feature, you know that I am a bit of a Pollyanna. If the dog ate my homework, I saw it as an opportunity ...
Federal Roundup

Federal Roundup

Congress returns next week from an active campaign season that resulted in a huge win for Republicans. The House gained a stronger historic Republican majority, and the ...