Archive: August, 2011

Lawsuit: North Chicago error cost police officer’s widow $200000

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Lawsuit: North Chicago error cost police officer’s widow $ 200000News from Chicago Tribune: The day before he died, a North Chicago police sergeant contacted his employer to make sure that his life insurance policy was in order. Having undergone two heart surgeries in four months, Dean Vincent was concerned that, should he not survive, his [...]

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Insurance offers old-age income

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Insurance offers old-age incomeNews from Fort Wayne Journal Gazette: Odds are growing that you’ll live past 85. But will your money last that long? And what if you make it to 95 or 100? With life spans lengthening, those nearing retirement may want to consider financial protection to guard against the possibility of outliving their [...]

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Rick Perry Sought State Profits From Teacher Life Insurance Scheme

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Rick Perry Sought State Profits From Teacher Life Insurance SchemeNews from Huffington Post: WASHINGTON — Two weeks before Thanksgiving in 2003, top officials from Texas Governor Rick Perry’s office pitched an unusual offer to the state’s retired teachers: Let’s get into the death business. Perry’s budget director, Mike Morrissey, laid out a pitch that was [...]

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Five Life Insurance Companies Lose Their AAA Status

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Five Life Insurance Companies Lose Their AAA StatusNews from Annuity News Journal: Standard and Poor’s (S&P), a United States-based financial services company and one of the “Big Three” credit rating agencies, stripped Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company of its AAA status on August 8, 2011. The Milwaukee-based company was one of five American-based insurance companies [...]

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Life insurance firms are fund managers

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Life insurance firms are fund managers News from Malaya: BY AMADO P. MACASAET They are registered as life insurance companies. They have not deviated from the principal purpose of insuring the lives of people. It is big business as shown by the P70.727 billion premium income as of Dec. 31, 2010 reported by the Insurance [...]

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Beneficiary planning essential when considering life insurance policies

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Beneficiary planning essential when considering life insurance policies News from Zanesville Times Recorder: … Read the full article . . San Francisco’s Wright Financial Offers a New Life Insurance Product News from eYugoslavia.com: By Bratislav.Jeremic on Aug 20, 2011 in Featured, Insurance, United States Wright Financial Advice, a San Francisco Bay Area Insurance Advisor has [...]

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AIG Repays Part Of Bailout Package

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AIG Repays Part Of Bailout Package News from Daily Markets: Yesterday, American International Group Inc. (NYSE:AIG) paid $ 2.15 billion to the U.S. Treasury Department towards part-repayment of the $ 182 billion it had received from the U.S. Government under the bailout package during the 2008 financial crisis. The payment was made out of the [...]

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Securian to buy 2 more insurers

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Securian to buy 2 more insurers News from Minneapolis Star Tribune: St. Paul-based Securian Financial Group, Inc. said Thursday it is acquiring two businesses from American Modern Insurance Group of Cincinnati. Terms of the acquisition of American Modern Life Insurance Co. and its subsidiary, Southern Pioneer Life Insurance Co., weren’t disclosed. Securian said it expects [...]

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Report: Life Insurance Policy Taken Out On Gardner

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Report: Life Insurance Policy Taken Out On Gardner News from WBAL Baltimore: POSTED: 9:49 am EDT August 17, 2011 ORANJESTAD, Aruba – WBAL-AM Radio reported Wednesday morning that the man accused of a Maryland woman’s disappearance in Aruba had reportedly taken out a $ 1.5 million accidental death policy on her and named himself the [...]

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Financial Advisers Not Including Life Insurance in Planning

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Financial Advisers Not Including Life Insurance in Planning News from Insurance Networking News: Insurance Networking News, August 16, 2011 Carrie Burns A survey of more than 2,410 adults —of which 786 currently have a financial adviser—shows that many advisers don’t discuss life insurance with their clients. Results of the survey, conducted online by Harris Interactive [...]

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