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SSA Announces COLA Increase for 2024

The more than 66 million Americans who receive Social Security retirement benefits are set to receive a cost-of-living increase next year. The Social Security Administration (SSA) announced this week a 3.2% COLA boost for 2024. This is significantly lower than last year’s 8.7% increase. The increase will see the average monthly benefit check jump by almost $60…

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Shifting Paradigms: The Importance of Holistic Financial Planning

The role of the financial advisor has evolved significantly in recent years. Gone are the days when advisors merely executed transactions on behalf of their clients. Instead, a paradigm shift is underway, with financial professionals now emphasizing holistic financial planning. This transformation is a response to the growing need for comprehensive, client-centric advice that addresses…

B2B Life Insurance Marketing Tips

When it comes to life insurance, many agents and advisors focus most of their efforts on consumers. This can be a wide-open market that consists of young families, those nearing retirement, and everyone in between. However, it would be a mistake to overlook the equally open territory of small businesses. Many business owners may not…

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Overcoming Life Insurance Objections

Nearly half of American adults do not have life insurance. That’s according to a recent LIMRA survey that also found more than 40% of adults reported having insufficient coverage. That same study revealed that interest and intent to buy life insurance are at all-time highs. So why aren’t more people buying policies? There are several…

Story-Driven Content Marketing

Content marketing is a valuable and effective method of consumer engagement, outpacing the traditional strategies many businesses have come to rely upon. Research has shown the majority of internet users would rather learn about a product or service through content versus traditional (print, TV, radio) advertisements. Chances are, most of you are already engaged in…