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NAIFA Past President Morland McManigal Receives Award

NAIFA Past President Morland McManigal, CLU, CPCU, LUTCF, has been honored with the Fairfield-Suisun Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Achievement in Community Service Award. McManigal is uniquely qualified to receive this prestigious award. He grew membership in the organization from 500 businesses and individuals to more than 700. That sponsorship program raised an additional $150,000 for various Chamber programs. McManigal’s Chamber ...

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Brooke Shields Is LIAM Spokesperson

  Brooke Shields, actress, model, designer, and mother, is the spokesperson for this year’s Life Insurance Awareness Month campaign. LIAM is the life insurance awareness campaign coordinated by Life Happens each year and supported by the nation’s leading financial-services organizations. Shields’ story is being shared through a national TV and radio public service announcement (PSA) program that began broadcasting this ...

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NAIFA Certification Commission Receives Accreditation for LACP Certification

The National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) has accredited the NAIFA Certification Commission’s Life and Annuity Certified Professional (LACP) certification for a five-year period, effective May 13, 2019. The LACP certification is now officially listed on the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) professional designations database, one of only ten accredited designations of the hundreds listed with FINRA. Founded in 2017, ...

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Limited & Extended Care Planning Track at NAIFA’s P+P!

Don’t miss the Limited & Extended Care track at the upcoming NAIFA Performance + Purpose Conference. This track is brought to you by NAIFA’s Limited & Extended Care Planning Center (LECP), with sessions featuring practicing experts from the center’s founding sponsors. Here is a quick look at the schedule of LECP events. *Thursday, September 12th @ 2:45 pm The first ...

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Caring for a Family Member Takes a Toll on a Caregiver

According to LIMRA research, there are 43 million Americans currently acting as unpaid caregivers for family members. Advances in medicine and better lifestyle choices have helped more Americans live longer but many of these older Americans often need caregiving help and often, this falls on the family to provide it. LIMRA wanted to learn how caregiving for a family member ...

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Caring for a Family Member Can Take a Toll on a Caregiver

According to LIMRA research, there are 43 million Americans currently acting as unpaid caregivers for family members. Advances in medicine and better lifestyle choices have helped more Americans live longer but many of these older Americans often need caregiving help and often, this falls on the family to provide it. LIMRA wanted to learn how caregiving for a family member ...

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NAIFA’s Diversity Symposium Continues Tradition of Excellence

The invitation-only event attracted senior-level executives from across the country and positioned NAIFA as a thought leader in promoting diversity and inclusion. NAIFA’s 2019 Diversity Symposium was a huge success by any account. Held in conjunction with the association’s Congressional Conference in Washington, D. C., last week, the meeting was fast-paced and highly interactive, with top-tier executives discussing the changing ...

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May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month!

May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month (DIAM), the marketing campaign designed to spread the word about disability income (DI)insurance. Now, more than ever, it is time to talk to your clients about the importance of this valuable product and help them get the coverage they so desperately need. It is critical to talk to your clients about the importance of ...

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Enhancing Financial Wellness

Prudential’s financial-wellness programs demonstrate its deep commitment to enhancing financial wellness. “Financial wellness isn’t always a matter of having more money. It’s a journey that requires a combination of smarter benefit designs, better investment tools and products, and appropriate advice and guidance.” –Brad Hearn, Prudential Advisors.  “The onus is on us to drive home the importance of financial education.” Brad ...

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Don’t Miss This Dynamic Event at NAIFA’s P+P!

This year’s NAIFA Performance + Purpose Conference is more than an annual meeting–it is a conference that boasts a host of dynamic speakers whose stories of tenacity, hard work and professional success will inspire you to move your career forward. One of these speakers is Christie Mueller, whose workshop is titled, “Ladies and Gentlemen, What Are Your Intentions?” During her ...

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