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COVID-19 Insurance News

Insurance is an essential business. We must be knowledgeable and available to help ease our clients fears and anxiety. Visit our site for current commentary from our insurance experts, and curated content form around the web, for the latest COVID-19 insurance news. See more.

COVID-19 Insurance News Update Webinar - Fridays at 10am EST

Insurance is an essential business. We must be knowledgeable and available to help ease our clients fears and anxiety. Every Friday, this weekly webinar will give you a chance to hear about current COVID-19 insurance news from our industry experts, and get your questions answered. Register now.

Life Companies with over-the-phone apps and e-apps

With everything that is going on with the Coronavirus, you may have people that are reluctant to meet with you; or, you might be forced to shut down your business for a few weeks waiting it out. We have a contingency plan in place that will allow you to keep your business going... Tele-sales! Read more.

Pacific Life Underwriting Enhancement 5/1/20

On 5/1, three enhancements to underwriting requirements took place. These enhancements will help bring our requirements to be more competitive in the market place. Read more.


On April 8, 2020, Transamerica announced additional temporary underwriting options. The options will be
available until further notice. 
Read more.

MassMutual | Express DI Underwriting Program

MassMutual® is making it easier for your clients to obtain the coverage they need. Read more.

AIG Life underwriting and your business

Last month we announced several underwriting actions in response to the unprecedented challenges created by COVID-19. Read more.

Pacific Life | Underwriting Updates: COVID-19

Pacific Life continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic, and through it all, we are committed to supporting your needs as you service your clients during this extraordinary time. Read more.

AIG In The Know: May 2020

As of May 4, all bands of Select-a-Term, our flagship product just got even more competitive nationwide. Read more.

Protective Life | How does our straightforward GUL hold up?

When simplicity sits at the top of a client’s wish list, don’t let product complexity complicate the life insurance sale. Read more.

Transamerica | Update: Important Disclosures for California

California Assembly Bill 1209 mandates a new disclosure relating to the risk of lapse of certain universal life policies, and also provides requirements for a disclosure statement, policy values report, and a dated information statement related to payment of accelerated death benefits for long term care (LTC). Read more.

Assurity Notice: E-app authorization change

Starting May 9th, in order to make our e-app process for Term Life, Whole Life, Century+ Disability Income and Critical Illness with Accelerated Underwriting as smooth as possible for you and your client, we removed the upfront authorization. Read more.

Foresters | COVID-19 Questionnaire May 9, 2020

In response to the current COVID‑19 (Coronavirus) health crisis, Foresters Financial™ is introducing a new questionnaire1,2 to help identify clients who may have been exposed to the virus. Read more.

Gerber Life can help you make sales even with social distancing rules in place

These are unique and challenging times. With social distancing rules in place in many locations, you may be thinking about alternate ways to do business. Read more.

Protective Life | Fixed term rates for more than 30 years

Protective® Classic Choice Term now has 35- and 40-year term periods — offering your clients peace of mind well into retirement years. Read more.

North American | Updates regarding IUL web illustrations and SimpleSubmit

North American is excited to announce new and improved illustration output available through our Web Illustrations platform and also through Winflex. Read more.

Ameritas | Have you used FLXelerate?

Your clients could get life insurance without a medical exam with FLXelerate. Read more.

Royal Neighbors | Member Newsletter - May 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has put a financial strain on many, if not most, American households. Read more.

Americo | HMS Plus and Final Expense Changes

Americo continues to be the leader in the Mortgage and Final Expense markets thanks to your hard work and dedication. Read more.

Foresters | Now accepting DocuSign signatures

Foresters Financial™ is pleased to announce the acceptance of DocuSign¹ as the only e signature platform that can be used for any forms or questionnaires required after the initial application is submitted and for any delivery requirements for any of our products. Read more.

Pacific Life | Announcing: Premium Increases for PL Promise GUL No-Lapse Guaranteed Universal Life Insurance

Effective May 4, 2020, Pacific Life is introducing premium increases for PL Promise GUL¹, a universal life insurance product with no-lapse guarantees. Read more.

Ameritas | Buy One GIVE One

If you have clients who are expecting or have young children, remind them they can buy an insurance policy for themselves and give one to their child. Read more.

American Amicable | Voice Signature for Final Expense!

As you know in light of the COVID-19 Pandemic, the American Amicable Group of Companies recently added an email for signature option on our Mobile Application for sales of our Final Expense products (Ages 50 to 85). Read more.

AIG | 20+ year retirement - Can your clients handle it?

Thanks to medical advances and healthier choices, Americans are living longer, more active lives. Read more.

Life Happens DIAM Webinar

Watch this webinar replay to learn more about the Disability Insurance Awareness Month campaign and the new resources that are available. Read more.

Life Happens DIAM Social Media Calendar

Life Happens has created a social-media post for each weekday during May’s Disability Insurance Awareness Month Campaign. Feel free to use as-is or modify to fit your marketing, branding, posting or compliance needs. Read more.

Life Happens 5 DIAM Marketing Tips

5 Tips to Leverage the Life Happens Marketing Resources for May’s Disability Insurance Awareness Month. Read more.

Life Markets Bonuses

As a new or returning agent to URL Insurance Group, your business is valued and appreciated. We understand you can place your business with many agencies, and we appreciate you choosing us for your life insurance business.

Life Markets Lead Programs

Do you need leads? We have access to fresh, exclusive, leads within your own defined territory. Read more.

Celebrate DIAM with Assurity

Listen to the recording of our webinar celebrating Disability Insurance Awareness Month (DIAM) with special guest, Assurity! Watch on-demand.

Keys to Life Insurance Social Distance Selling

The life insurance industry is a relationship-driven business, but with the recent Coronavirus pandemic, our ability to see and visit clients has been prohibited in many areas. This is forcing us to make drastic changes in the way we do business. Watch this webinar on demand, where we provide you with the keys to selling life insurance over the phone. Watch on demand.

Final Expense Monthly Monday Webinar

The final expense marketplace has many challenges, but the rewards are limitless! Join us on the first Monday of the month for a 30-minute webinar where we will give you tips on how to get started, where to get quality leads, new ways to prospect, highlight competitive carriers, have open dialogue with final expense producers, and where can you hear about other agents’ challenges and successes. We’ll help pave the road to a profitable career in final expense sales. Register now.

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