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NEWS: Ohio National Life 2013 Dividend Interest Rate

Ohio National Life has announced its 2013 dividend interest rate. This was actually announced a few weeks ago, and announcing has been on the to-do list, but we were a tad side tracked. Ohio National will pay out $76 million in policy holder dividends for in 2013.

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003 The Financial Planning Fight Club

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download In this broadcast, we discuss: – The American College and the FPA are brawling–why? – Indexed Annuity sales are through the roof despite the naysayers – What’s the point of the SEC anyway? – Northwestern Mutual discovers that Americans actually LIKE life insurance…surprise!

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The Business Insurance Zone Day 3: Whole Life Dividends

Whole life dividends are a commonly misunderstood topic.  This is due in large part to the sometimes intentional convoluted nature of whole life insurance.  That’s not an attempt to knock it down.  Whole life insurance is certain a powerful and worthy insurance contract for your financial needs, and as an asset it certainly complements portfolios as […]

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Happy Birthday Insurance Pro Blog!

So this will be extremely self lauding, but today marks the 1 year anniversary of the Insurance Pro Blog!

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Special Announcement: American General Out of Long Term Care Insurance Market

American General Life a subsidiary of American International Group (aka AIG) announced it will stop accepting applications for new business on it’s Long Term Care Insurance product on August 1st 2012.

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Special Announcement: Jackson National Life to Exit the U.S. Life Insurance Market

We have received unconfirmed reports that Jackson National Life the American appendage of Prudential PLC (the UK company, not the NJ company known as the Rock)  will exit the United Stated Life Insurance market.  Word on the street is they will stop accepting applications for new business come August 1st of this year.  No official […]

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Two New Sections Coming Soon to the Insurance Pro Blog

The Insurance Pro Blog is excited to announce that over the course of the next week or two we’ll be rolling out two new sections (post categories) that will be main topics we’ll be tackling through the Summer.  These two new topics are: Retirement Income Planning Estate Planning To give you a preview of what […]

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New Content at the Insurance Pro Blog

With Disability Insurance Awareness Month behind us, the Insurance Pro Blog is ready to roll out a new re-0ccuring content topic we’ve been anxiously putting together for a little while now.  Starting in June we will begin reviewing specific company’s products. You asked for it, and we listened.  From term insurance, to GUL, to Long […]

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Version 2.0: The Insurance Pro Blog Goes Pro

The Insurance Pro Blog is back up!  It took a lot longer than expected, but we came back with a face-lift and a new friend.  Welcome to the latest iteration of the Insurance Pro Blog.  We’ve dramatically improved our layout to ring in our expansion as the web’s premier resource for personal finance insurance related […]

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Do you know what this number represents?  Hint it has something to do with this number: 13,005.12.  If none of this makes sense, that’s ok.  I’ll elaborate more tomorrow.  For now, just understand that while we’ve approached this topic before, it’s always a good idea to keep things in perspective. See you all tomorrow!

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