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It’s Time to Remove the Gag Order on Guaranty Fund Disclosure

Section 19 of the NAIC LIFE AND HEALTH INSURANCE GUARANTY ASSOCIATION MODEL ACT 520 prohibits the “advertisement of the Insurance Guaranty Association in insurance sales.”  ...

State Roundup

By the end of June 2013, all but a small handful of States will have adjourned sine die—meaning that there’s no scheduled future meeting date, or, more typically, that ...

State Roundup

As the front end of the Baby Boom generation transitions into senior citizen status, greater attention is being paid – at both the federal and state level – ...
Election feature

Election Impact! Lame Ducks, Bush Tax Cuts and What’s Next

Well over a year ago, I predicted that President Obama has the better chance of recapturing the Independent vote and winning the 2012 presidential election. I continue to ...

7 Deadly Social Media Sins

Between Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, I’m connected with over 7,000 financial professionals and companies engaging in social media. While I’m thrilled to see so many ...

Federal Roundup

Tax Reforms The partisan debate over the budget and reducing the national debt continues. Policymakers are looking at all tax policy, and we know life insurance and annuity ...