Insurance en Guaranteed Retirement Income for Two Lifetimes <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by MetLife </div> <div class="field-deck"> September 2016 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new income solution can help eliminate a difficult compromise for married couples seeking a more secure retirement</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insurance Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:45:00 +0000 1248151 at Help Clients Have the Best Days of Their Lives <div class="node-body video-body">By working with our clients, we help to turn their “somedays” into the best days of their lives. </div> <div class="field-byline"> Sponsored by Prudential Insurance </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insurance Wealth Planning Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:58:00 +0000 1288751 at What is an ILIT? <div class="node-body article-body">ILITs were designed to avoid taxes on life insurance payouts. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kansas & Missouri Estate Planning Life Insurance Insurance Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:23:00 +0000 1321111 at Has Fed Policy Ruined Your Life Insurance Strategy? <div class="node-body article-body">Fed policy has caused large portions of America to become suddenly underinsured.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Portfolio Strategy & Asset Allocation Insurance Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:05:00 +0000 1323521 at Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images Five Reasons to Talk to Millennials About Universal Life Insurance <div class="field-byline"> Dave Wilken </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why universal life could be an important part of your clients’ planning strategy, and why it could make sense to buy a policy sooner than later.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Client Relations Insurance Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:42:00 +0000 1320181 at designaart/iStock/Thinkstock The Odd Couple: Hedge Funds and the Taxable Investor <div class="field-byline"> Jason Chalmers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hedge funds and taxable investors can live together. They just need to find the right house.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative Investments Asset Protection Insurance High Net Worth Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:43:00 +0000 1318301 at PPLI Makes Hedge Funds Less Taxing <div class="field-deck"> Planning considerations when using private placement life insurance </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Investors who have an appetite for hedge fund returns, but find the potential tax bite distasteful, should consider private placement life insurance and private placement variable annuities. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insurance High Net Worth Public Fri, 09 Sep 2016 15:20:00 +0000 1314421 at Вадим Георгиев/iStock/Thinkstock CFP Board Reaches 75,000 Certificants <div class="node-body blog-body">There are now more than 75,000 Certified Financial Planners, life insurance can help ease clients' financial burden and tips to keep clients from spending their savings.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Blogs Client Relations Insurance The Daily Brief Wed, 07 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1308591 at Stress Testing a Premium Financing Deal <div class="field-deck"> It could be a fantastic opportunity, but your clients must understand the risk </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Premium financing has been a hot ticket for some time, especially when yoked to indexed universal life.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Insurance Public Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:23:00 +0000 1296691 at Hedge Fund Inroads Weaken Reinsurers’ Catastrophe Defenses <div class="field-byline"> Oliver Suess and Jan-Henrik Förster </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Prices for reinsurance, which primary insurers buy to help them shoulder risks, have fallen in eight of the past 10 years.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative Investments Insurance Fixed Income Tue, 23 Aug 2016 14:36:00 +0000 1291921 at Copyright Chris Graythen, Getty Images