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Employees Regret Not Saving More in Early Years

A new study by American Century Investments finds that employees significantly regret their decisions not to save more for retirement early in their careers.  It also finds that - although the promise of higher income [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

Annuity Sales Hit 15-Year Low in 3rd Quarter, LIMRA Finds

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 [...]

By | November 29th, 2017|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

Millennials’ Enthusiasm Paints Rosy Future for Insurance Industry

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, [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

DFS Offers Guidance on Cyber Reg. Compliance

In response to frequent interested-party requests for guidance, including from NAIFA-NYS, regarding how to comply with the new cyber-security regulation, the DFS recently released answers to two critical concerns:  (1) whether certain covered entities can file notices [...]

By | September 19th, 2017|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

Americans Aren’t Buying Life Insurance, But Why?

A recent survey of 1,001 adults finds that 37 percent of them do not have life insurance, and nearly 60 percent of that group thinks the coverage is just too expensive.  Those without life insurance also tend to [...]

By | July 25th, 2017|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

McConnell Says Obamacare “Limited” Reform Must Take Place, if Full Repeal Isn’t Possible

Seeming to acknowledge that Senate legislation to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. Obamacare) faces insurmountable odds, Senate President Mitch McConnell pushed during a speech in his home state, Kentucky, for more limited [...]

By | July 7th, 2017|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments