life insurance

Long-Term Care Insurance
Think You Won’t Need Long-Term Care? Think Again According to a 2017 report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Long-Term Care (LTC) is something the majority of us will need. Approximately 70% of people over 65 will require chronic care later in life, and 20% of those […]

Think You Won’t Need Long-Term Care? Think Again

According to a recent report from Hartford Financial Services Group COVID-19 might have caused an increase in U.S. life claims – $2 billion, in fact. Hartford alone has already incurred around $38 million in outbreak-related group benefits claims. Hartford stated that group benefit losses “relate mostly to group life claims.” […]

Increase In U.S. Life Claims Due To COVID-19

Steps to Retirement Nearing retirement can be both exciting and scary. I mean, haven’t you been waiting for this day since you entered the workforce? While you should be looking forward to retirement, it is also a time to make sure your finances are in order and find out what […]

Steps to Retirement

The coronavirus pandemic has left people with many unanswered questions, such as questioning the status of their elective health care procedures. Some are wondering whether or not they should keep their elective care appointments or stay away from the doctor’s office altogether. Elective services that have been suspended in previous […]

Elective Procedures During COVID

Walgreens is looking to add a clinic to their business plan. The pharmaceutical company is ready to add doctor’s offices to hundreds of their United States drugstores. The chain recently announced it had made a deal with VillageMD, which will run primary-care clinics attached to the drugstores. The announcement outlined […]

Walgreens Adds a Clinic

Some experts believe a simple at-home test now exists that can screen people for HPV – the leading cause of cervical cancer. The National Cancer Institute has released plans for a future study that will involve approximately 5,000 female participants to decide if cervical cancer self-screening at home closely compares […]

Cervical Cancer Self-Screening

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to run rampant, Google Maps is introducing new features to help you find important information as you venture out each day. To ensure that everyone is following proper social-distancing rules, Maps has included a feature to let users know how crowded public transport is, and […]

Tracking COVID with Google Maps

With the current pandemic in full swing, agents will want to change their formula on how they do business. One of the main places they will have to consider is underwriting remotely for life insurance. One way that many have turned to during this time is remote underwriting for Life […]

Underwriting Remotely for Life Insurance: New Ways To Help Your ...

Swabbing and testing all Americans for COVID-19 each year could become a normal routine. That, combined with antibody testing, have caused rates for COVID testing to skyrocket; they could cost a whopping $44 billion per year, according to a recent study. Diagnostic testing alone ranges from $6 – $25 billion […]

Rates for COVID Skyrocket

According to LIMRA, The Life Insurance Marketing & Research Association, though the economy has been unsettling the past few months the confidence in life insurance agents is at an all-time high. Comparing numbers to the October in 2008, only 9% of consumers had “extreme/quite a bit” of confidence in insurance […]

Confidence In Life Insurance Agents At a High During Pandemic