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Guy Baker to Receive the 2019 John Newton Russell Memorial Award

The life insurance industry’s highest honor will be presented at the NAIFA’s Performance + Purpose Conference in September as a tribute to his more than 50 years of service and contributions to the industry. The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) is proud to announce Guy E. Baker, Ph.D., MSFS, MBA, CLU, ChFC, CFP, RHU, managing director of ...

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NAIFA Member Wins Washington Business Journal Award

NAIFA member, Brian Haney, CLTC, CFS, CFBS, CIS, LACP, is the proud recipient of the Washington Business Journal’s Forty Under Forty Award. Haney will be recognized at a gala event, which takes place this evening at the Convene Conference Center in Arlington, Va. The evening will be emceed by Tommy McFly, live broadcast cohost on The Tommy Show APP!  and an ...

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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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Happy Fourth of July!

The Fourth of July holiday famously commemorates the Declaration of Independence, a document giving voice to the aspirations that led to the founding of our nation. Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and the Committee of Five proclaimed that life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness are the “unalienable” rights of every American. Not to diminish the achievement of the founders or ...

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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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