IMPORTANT: Guidelines for Complying with the DFS Cyber-Security Regulation – All NYS-Licensed Agents Must Comply in Some Way
NAIFA-NYS is providing detailed guidance, updated frequently, on what the regulation requires. Click HERE to learn who must comply, what a “covered entity” is, what data needs protection, how third parties factor in, how to decide if you qualify for a limited exemption, how reporting of cyber breaches may work, and what deadlines/effective dates you need to know.
Couldn’t attend our November 14 webinar on the DFS cyber-security regulation?
Click HERE for the recorded webinar. (members only, password required)
Congress is debating the largest overhaul of the U.S. tax system in decades – with major implications for retirement savings and other NYS concerns (like deductibility of state/local taxes).
Read the House legislation HERE.
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Our NAIFA Chautauqua association kicked off its 2017-2018 year with a Board meeting and luncheon on Tuesday, September 19th. NAIFA-NYS' Legislative Director, Mark Yavornitzki, was pleased to drive out to Jamestown to renew the state's ties with [...]
Our increasingly active NAIFA Rochester association held a special June 23 luncheon - a time for fellowship, yes, and for briefing attendees on the NAIFA-NYS Day on the Hill in Albany, the NAIFA Congressional Conference in DC, [...]
As proof that GMR lives again, our downstate association held two legislative breakfasts - May 31 in Tarrytown and June 2 in Melville - that concluded our extremely successful 2017 local legislative breakfast program. It was [...]
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Annuity sales fell below the $50 million mark in the 3rd quarter of 2017 - dropping to a 15-year low - according to a study by the LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute. Initial implementation of the Department [...]
Millennials who work at independent insurance agencies are so enthusiastic about their industry, that the vast majority – 82 percent -- are encouraging their friends and family to also get into the line of work, [...]
NAIFA-NYS is the only organization exclusively representing life insurance agents & financial advisors in NYS – encouraging a strong marketplace, enhanced business & professional skills, and ethical conduct.
LifeNY, the quarterly magazine of NAIFA-NYS, is designed exclusively for association members. Each edition is filled with info on legislative and regulatory happenings, NAIFA-NYS and NAIFA news, and other items of interest.
Read the latest edition HERE.
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