PPACA: The webinar answers, part 1
Plus, an extra. Q. Are our readers interested in learning more about the health care law? A. Heck yes.
NAIC names top 25 life carriers by market share
Metropolitan Group ranks highest among 25 life insurers in terms of market share by direct premiums, according to a new report.
On the Third Hand: Gaps
Whether the PPACA glass is half empty or half full, maybe the bubbles are worth watching.
JPMorgan sees weak returns from life insurers
Low interest rates are to blame, analyst says.
4 Common Life Insurance Misconceptions
Consumers don't purchase life insurance for several reasons, and many of them are false. This Life Insurance Awareness Month, help prospects and clients separate fact from fiction.
Aetna, Pru Top Political Campaign Contributions in 2011
SNL Financial reports that Aetna and Prudential outspent all other life and health insurers on political lobbying last year.
Aflac: Americans in Denial about Likelihood of Accidents and Serious Illnesses
The research reveals 62% of workers think it’s not very or not at all likely they or a family member will be diagnosed with a serious illness like cancer. And more than half (55%) say they are not very or not at all likely to be diagnosed with a chronic...
Aflac Survey Finds Low Savings Among Workers to Cover Medical Expenses
The survey reveals that 54% of Tampa-St. Petersburg workers have less than $1,000 in savings for emergency expenses. And nearly 4 in 10 (39%) have less than $500 — 11% higher than the national average.
Earnings Results: Aflac, Ameriprise, Assurant Genworth, Principal, Symetra
Aflac Inc., Columbus, Ga. (NYSE: AFL) reported fourth quarter 2011 revenue of $6.0 billion, a 12.9% rise compared with $5.3 billion in the fourth quarter of 2010. Net earnings totaled $546 million, or $1.17 per diluted share, compared with $437 million, or $.92 per share, a year ago.
The Sound of Death
A few years ago, I watched a documentary on the Cherynobl disaster, and in it was film footage taken by helicopter of the ruined plant. ...