NU Online News Service, July 30, 2004, 1:12 p.m. EDT

Principal Financial Group Inc., Des Moines, Iowa, is organizing a series of seminars for agents on consumer-driven health care.[@@]

Executives in the company’s group health division are running the seminars. The seminars explain health savings accounts, high-deductible health plans and related topics.

Principal has scheduled future sessions in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin.