Product Portfolio

  • 10 Commandments For The Inspirational Leader
    10 Commandments For The Inspirational Leader

    The Foundation of Business Solutions

    by Michele Wierzgac, MSEd

    There are so many theories in leadership ranging from vision to self-awareness to service. The simplest way to develop your leadership skills is to have a work ethic mixed with a solid foundation of core values.
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  • Empower Retirement Launches Custom Managed Account Service with Advisors
    Empower Retirement Launches Custom Managed Account Service with Advisors

    Introduces Advisor Managed Accounts with independent advisory firms

    Empower Retirement today announced a new means of delivering customized advisory services to workers saving for retirement through close collaboration with the skills and expertise of financial advisors.
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  • Transamerica Announces Agreement With LTCG to Administer Its LTCi Book
    Transamerica Announces Agreement With LTCG to Administer Its LTCi Book

    LTCG will provide comprehensive third party administration services

    Transamerica announces today that it has entered into an agreement with LTCG, an independent third party administrator, to transfer the administration and claims management of its long term care insurance business line.
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  • Still Growing: More Than Half of IRAs With Owners Ages 60 and Older Had Growing Balances
    Still Growing: More Than Half of IRAs With Owners Ages 60 and Older Had Growing Balances

    Retirees are retaining more of their retirement income assets

    More than half of the individual retirement accounts (IRAs) owned by those near or in retirement (ages 60 or older) saw balance increases over a three-year period, according to new research by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI).
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  • Customers Are Ready For An Insurance Makeover…
    Customers Are Ready For An Insurance Makeover…

    Listening to your clients is more essential than ever to sustainable growth

    by Denise Garth

    Listening to the customer has never been more essential to sustainable growth than today. Today’s customers care about how they are served. They care about where they are served, when they are served, how they are served and who is serving them.
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  • How Are Consumers Faring In Their Financial & Physical Health
    How Are Consumers Faring In Their Financial & Physical Health

    Three key findings about consumer engagement find them focused, confident

    HSA Bank, a division of Webster Bank, N.A., released its annual HSA Bank Health & Wealth IndexSM for 2019 today, a report that explores how consumers are faring when it comes to their financial and physical health.
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  • Are Insurance Innovation Programs in Good Shape? How Do They Know?
    Are Insurance Innovation Programs in Good Shape? How Do They Know?

    New Assessment Gives Insurers a 'Wellness' Check of Innovation Efforts

    ITL Advisory, the strategic consulting arm of Insurance Thought Leadership Inc., is offering insurance companies a new innovation assessment service, designed to evaluate whether their programs have critical elements for success—especially considering A.M. Best's plan to begin evaluating insurance company innovation efforts.
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  • The New ‘Wow’ Employee Benefit
    The New ‘Wow’ Employee Benefit

    Innovative new program uses 401(k) employer matching dollars to pay student loan debt.

    Student loan debt is having a tremendous impact on millennials’ lives. It is influencing where employees work, and how they live and spend their money. College graduates with student loans want help from employers tackling this issue.
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  • J.P. Morgan Releases 2019 Guide to Retirement
    J.P. Morgan Releases 2019 Guide to Retirement

    Guide examines most significant issues across retirement landscape

    J.P. Morgan Asset Management today released the 2019 Guide to Retirement, examining the state of retirement, current challenges and opportunities, and the tools needed to support planning conversations...
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  • Too Many Americans Are Still in The Dark About Getting Financial Advice
    Too Many Americans Are Still in The Dark About Getting Financial Advice

    Nearly half incorrectly believe all advisors are legally obligated to act in clients’ best interest

    Nearly half of Americans surveyed (48 percent) mistakenly believe all financial advisors are required by law to always act in their clients’ best interest, according to new data from leading digital wealth manager Personal Capital.
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  • Stressed Workers Costing Employers Billions – Weekly
    Stressed Workers Costing Employers Billions – Weekly

    More than 70% of employees spend work time worrying about finances, jobs and health

    Employees are bringing stress and worry into the office each day along with their laptop, coffee and ID, according to a Colonial Life study of 1,505 full-time U.S. employees. And it’s costing U.S. employers billions of dollars each week. 
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  • Future of Employment-Based Health Benefits Unclear
    Future of Employment-Based Health Benefits Unclear

    Cadillac Tax, Meidcare-For-All and other legislative measures could alter the course for the benefits channel

    A new study from the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) assesses how legislative proposals and regulatory actions could impact the future of the employment-based health benefits system. "What Does the Future Hold for the Employment-Based Health Benefits System?" examines the history of employment-based health benefits and the potential impact a variety of legislative proposals and…
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  • U.S. Individual Life Insurance Premium Slightly Increases in 2018
    U.S. Individual Life Insurance Premium Slightly Increases in 2018

    Five years of continued growth

    Total U.S. individual life insurance new annualized premium (premium) increased 1 percent in 2018, compared with 2017 results, according to the LIMRA U.S. Retail Individual Life Insurance Sales Survey. This represents the fifth year of growth in premium for U.S. life insurance.
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