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Insights from Bob Baur, Chief Global Economist for Principal.
We listened to you and extended our life application expiration date
Effective July 1, 2018, we changed our expiration time frame for life insurance applications from 90 days to 180 days.
Don't let clients walk away with less coverage than they qualify for
When you submit a life application through Accelerated Underwriting with a face amount below $1 million, your client may be eligible for more coverage than was requested.
Insider Series: Talk about income protection like a pro
You’re invited to join us Tuesday, July 17 to gain insights on selling individual disability insurance.
Principal IUL Accumulation is getting a feature upgrade!
On July 1, the Accumulated Value Enhancement on Principal Indexed Universal Life Accumulation (IUL Accumulation) policies will begin guaranteeing a rate of 0.25 percent.
Liquidation of BlackRock subaccount affects variable annuities
Effective August 31, 2018, the BlackRock iShares Alternative Strategies V.I. Fund will be liquidated and transferred into the Fidelity VIP Government Money Market Fund.
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Investment management insights and commentary
The trade war may have dominated investor’s fears in recent months, but there’s a new worry in town: the flattening treasury yield curve. The curve, which can be measured as the spread between 2- and 10-year treasury yields, has been flattening for the past 18 months and has now fallen to around 25 basis points,
It’s that time of year again, the excitement of parades, fireworks, and a little patriotic music! Of course we’re talking about the annual Social Security Trust Fund Report! Social Security and Medicare are important to the millions of Americans living in retirement. As we cross the country talking about these federal programs, we‘re routinely asked
Six months ago, the future looked bright for Europe. But the growth picture has deteriorated, and trade war risks have grown. China may be the focal point of Trump’s trade wrath, but Europe will not get off lightly. Until now, Trump’s imposition of tariffs on European exports of steel and aluminium into the United States