Tuesday Tips – September 26th, 2017
Athene Minimum Premium Increase
Effective October 2, 2017 Athene will be raising the minimum premium requirements for the Athene Ascent Pro Bonus, Athene Benefit 10, and the Athene MaxRate. The minimum premium will increase for $5,000.00 to $10,000. There will be a few states that won’t be subject to the increase. Call today for additional details.
Columbus Life Producer Certification
Effective September 27th Columbus Life will include a Producer Certification for all life insurance applications. The form will specify where the source of funds are coming from. Beginning October 16 the form will be required with all applications. Call today for additional details.
CD Renewal Month
October is historically known as CD Renewal Month. This can be a great opportunity to present alternate products that provide better leverage, yield, and tax benefits to individuals who own CD’s. Available for download is our complimentary CD Renewal Kit. Call today for additional details.
Laser App Acquisition
Ipipeline has announced that is has acquired Laser App. Ipipeline is one of the leaders for digital applications solutions for life insurance and Laser App is one of the top providers in the securities and insurance industry.
North American VersaChoice 10 yr
North American is introducing a new product on October 3rd. The VersaChoice is a 10 year product with competitive caps and increased banding at 75k+ of premium. The product offers 4 crediting strategies and is also designed for enhanced liquidity. The product offers the option of a 20% free withdrawal if a withdrawal wasn’t taken the prior year as well as a return of premium. In addition to this it has a surrender waiver if the client can’t complete 2 of the 6 ADL’s and also offers an optional income rider that also offers an increased payout in the event of a chronic illness. Call today for additional details.