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2019 NYS Legislative Program

The Life and Annuity Certified Professionals (LACP) certification—now accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA)—is a new, and coveted, mark of distinction for financial professionals.  The LACP tests product knowledge, understanding of the consultative sales process, and compliance with ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements.  Visit www.naifacertcom.org for details!

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Departure of DOL Secretary May Delay Fiduciary Rule Rewrite

July 12th, 2019|0 Comments

The resignation of DOL Secretary Alexander Acosta on July 12 may impact the agency's rewrite of its controversial fiduciary duty rule, as it's unclear whether an Acting Secretary─not confirmed by the Senate, in other words─would [...]

NYS Assembly Passes Our CE Credit Bill, 101-0

June 18th, 2019|0 Comments

On June 18, the New York State Assembly approved unanimously—in a 101-0 vote—the NAIFA-NYS continuing education (CE) credit bill.  The legislation, which passed the NYS Senate 60-0 on June 7, would require the Superintendent of [...]

NYS Senate Passes Our CE Credit Bill, 60-0

June 7th, 2019|0 Comments

In the afternoon of Tuesday, June 4 the NYS Senate passed our Continuing Education Credit bill (S4365) in a 60-0 vote — a big win for NAIFA-NYS advocacy.  The bill would grant three (3) CE [...]

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NAIFA-NYS Announces New Leadership Team

NAIFA-NYS Announces New Leadership Team to Strengthen the Voice of Life Insurance Agents in New York Albany, New York, July 3, 2019 — A new leadership team of financial professionals from across New York State [...]

NYS Sends Strong Delegation to NAIFA Congressional Conference

Nearly 20 representatives of NAIFA-NYS took to DC on May 14 to 15 for the NAIFA Congressional Conference and the chance to meet one-on-one with Members of the NYS Congressional delegation and their key staff.  [...]

“Virtual” Day on the Hill Made a Difference

Something big happened on Thursday, May 9:  in local districts around the state, NAIFA-NYS members sat down with their Assemblypersons and Senators and legislative staff and talked about NAIFA-NYS issues.  No travel to Albany, no [...]

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