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CMS rule limiting 3rd-party Medicare Advantage, Part D marketing now in effect

A CMS rule revising Medicare Advantage and Part D marketing and communication regulations went into effect June 28 to increase oversight over third-party marketing organizations. Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D plan sponsors must comply with the new CMS rule first put forth on May 9.  Six things to know: TPMOs are now defined as “organizations and…

Survey reveals impact of COVID-19 on Americans’ approaches to health insurance
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Survey reveals impact of COVID-19 on Americans’ approaches to health insurance

COVID-19 has made Americans more anxious about dying, becoming disabled or needing long-term care, according to the results of a recent survey conducted on behalf of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), a global trade association of life insurance and financial services professionals. The survey provides insight from more than 1,050 U.S. residents about how…

Why Disability Income Protection

Why Disability Income Protection

Employers can help dispel myths about disability insurance. There are a number of myths that are causing many workers to not buy disability insurance, according to Prudential’s white paper, “Why Disability Income Protection Should Be Part of Your Financial Wellness Toolkit.” While a majority of employers offer short-term disability and long-term disability benefits to their employees,…