NU Online News Service, April 23, 4:18 p.m. – Minnesota Life Insurance Company, St. Paul, Minn., says its Securian Retirement Services unit has set up a free Web site for retirement plan brokers and consultants at http://www.securianresource.com

The site includes news, case studies, marketing advice and other information aimed at producers. Sales tools available on the site include vendor comparison charts and a pricing primer, Minnesota Life says.

Minnesota Life says it created the Web site to attract more attention from producers. Although the site is free, registration is required.