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NAIFA-NYS Letter-to-the-Editor: Governor’s “Secure Choice” Retirement Plan Misses the Mark

NAIFA-NYS sent the following letter-to-the-editor in response to a February 19 Times Union editorial entitled "A Retirement Plan for All."  The editorial urges state legislators to include Governor Cuomo's "Secure Choice" Retirement Plan in this [...]

By | February 21st, 2018|Categories: New York Issues, News Alerts|0 Comments

NAIFA-NYS Releases First-of-Its-Kind Cyber-Security Tool for Life Agents, Responds to DFS Regulation

Albany, New York, January 29, 2018 — The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors-NYS (NAIFA-NYS) today announced a first-of-its-kind compliance tool to assist New York life agents to comply with the state’s new cyber-security [...]

By | January 29th, 2018|Categories: NAIFA-NYS Legislative Updates, New York Issues, News Alerts|0 Comments

New York Moves to Create Its Own “Best Interest” Standard

As the DOL hits “pause” on full implementation of its fiduciary duty rule, New York regulators have proposed a “best interest” standard of their own, one that would apply to all life insurance products and [...]

By | January 5th, 2018|Categories: NAIFA-NYS Legislative Updates, New York Issues|0 Comments

End of Session Status NAIFA-NYS 2016

- NEW YORK SECURE CHOICE SAVINGS PROGRAM ACT S6045D (Savino) / A8832F (Rodriguez) - OPPOSED History:  Introduced this session Bill Purpose:  Establishes a state-run pension program for “employees of smaller establishments” Status:  A8832F placed on [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Categories: New York Issues|0 Comments