8 Financial Must-Dos for Newlyweds

My wife and I went tandem bungee jumping together on our honeymoon. There’s something about an adrenaline rush like that that gets you thinking about the bigger picture. And as a newlywed financial planner, it prompted me to think about...
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10 of the Weirdest Tax Laws From Around the World

Imagine that you have a client that works as a professional clown. In this imaginary scenario, your client would want to know that his clown uniform, from the oversized shoes to the red nose, is deductible from his tax return....
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What InsureNOW Can Do For You

InsureNOW is Crump’s online transaction center designed to accelerate your insurance business processing by days and weeks…giving you more time to sell. Join us for a live demo and learn how the components of InsureNOW (AppNOW Full-Service, AppNOW Self-Service, AppNOW...
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10 Things You Absolutely Need to Know About Life Insurance

Life insurance is one of the pillars of personal finance, deserving of consideration by every household. I’d even go so far as to say it’s vital for most. Yet, despite its nearly universal applicability, there remains a great deal of...
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12 Bad Habits You Should Break To Be More Productive in 2016

Getting the most out of each day is a more attainable goal if you’re not sabotaging yourself with bad habits. Here are 12 things you should stop doing, and what you should do instead to become more productive. More...
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10 Social Media Tips for Marketing and Sales

It’s not hard to do social media–but it’s harder to do it well. Brokers, agents, and sales executives need to learn as much as possible about how to use Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other platforms to reach out to clients and prospects....
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Got Life Insurance Through Work? Here Are 2 Reasons Why That’s Not Enough

If you’re gainfully employed and enjoy a benefits package from your employer you may be thinking you’re set for life, with enough life insurance. Before you congratulate yourself, think again. Relying too heavily on your life insurance through work could...
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The Cost of Valentine’s Day 2016

While roses are a nice gift, they only last for a few weeks. Protecting loved ones from financial hardship with life [love] insurance lasts long after you’re gone. Before splurging on a fancy dinner or diamond ring, give your sweetheart financial...
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Genworth Suspending Sales of Traditional Life

As of today, InsureNOW no longer accepts Genworth traditional life insurance applications. Read the announcement here. Read about the recent rating downgrades...
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4 Financial Tips to Keep Your Family Safe

It’s tough to get our financial house in order, not because it’s especially hard, but because it’s … boring? Tedious? The last thing we want to spend time on? To remedy that, here are four tips that you can take...
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