Archive for February, 2017

Government plan enrollment rises again

Government plan enrollment rises again

New Mark Farrah figures show how the invisible fingernails of the market cause leaks. Source: Yahoo! News     

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How to protect your client and business data

How to protect your client and business data

How safe is your data? Source: Yahoo! News     

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10 counties where Medicare Advantage looks like a wimp

10 counties where Medicare Advantage looks like a wimp

Some markets are hell for provider network managers, and heaven for Medigap sellers. Source: Yahoo! News     

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2016 earnings: Mostly positive, but big losses for 2 titans

2016 earnings: Mostly positive, but big losses for 2 titans

Of 8 major life insurers that posted fourth quarter and year-end results for 2016, six carriers recorded positive net income for the quarter and/or year. Source: Yahoo! News     

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Could your client lose all in a lawsuit?

Could your client lose all in a lawsuit?

When a producer is able to garner a prospect’s asset insulation, related subjects such as estate planning, business succession and life insurance funding are more easily explored. Source: Yahoo! News     

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Trump tells insurers to expect `something special’

Trump tells insurers to expect `something special’

The participants included executives from Anthem, UnitedHealth and Kaiser Permanente. Source: Yahoo! News     

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Trump courts governors, health insurer CEOs

Trump courts governors, health insurer CEOs

The president cited Rick Scott, Scott Walker and Chris Christie as health policy advisors. Source: Yahoo! News     

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Former NAIC head hopes for informal ACA change talks

Former NAIC head hopes for informal ACA change talks

Ben Nelson says lawmakers might be able to overcome partisanship with private conversations. Source: Yahoo! News     

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Annuities: Preparing clients to retire at (almost) any age

Annuities: Preparing clients to retire at (almost) any age

There is no ‘one-size-fits-all’ retirement plan; each individual client deserves a customized solution that addresses their unique situation. Source: Yahoo! News     

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Use HealthCare.gov to settle risk corridor payment claims

Use HealthCare.gov to settle risk corridor payment claims

Before the government shuts down ACA programs, it ought to get them appraised. Source: Yahoo! News     

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