I specialize in bringing together tax, legal and insurance professionals to implement advanced planning strategies that could save your clients millions in taxes. Insurance may not be your primary focus, so we create a one-stop shop for insurance planning — whether it's the implementation of a nuanced tax strategy, or a basic term case.
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For clients with assets that are not generating key income, a great conversation starter is "What is your goal for this money?" If the discussion follows the path we commonly see, a few more questions could lead to a more suitable product solution. Follow this flowchart for more.
This comprehensive, educational resource covers the basics of life insurance and more. After discussing the need, purpose and types of life insurance, you'll learn about the application and underwriting process, as well as policy customizations, loans, taxation and more.
After an Ash Life Audit analysis process is complete, you'll receive a comprehensive report of findings and recommendations. The Essential Output is a simplified summary that includes current policy information and alternatives in a format that's easy-to-review with clients.
A permanent life insurance policy could be one of the most valuable assets your clients own. You can be confident their policy is performing to its full potential with the comprehensive Ash Life Audit. This guide details everything you and your clients need to know to get started.
Life changes. Constantly. Has your client's life insurance coverage changed with it? Does their existing life insurance coverage meet their current needs? This rack-card-style guide to the Ash Life Audit helps clients consider if now is a good time to have you review their policy.
A permanent life insurance policy could be one of the most valuable assets your clients own. You can be confident their policy is performing to its full potential with the comprehensive Ash Life Audit. This piece provides a brief overview of the benefits and the audit process.
Clients often hate debt. But not all loans are bad. Super low interest rates and very favorable tax advantages have changed the game. See how fixed-rate loans, withdrawals from fixed loans, and participating loans can provide great sources of retirement income as needs arise.
If a client agrees that LTC is something they want to address, you have to find a source of funding for a solution. Below are four quadrants of assets you can use to pay for long-term care insurance coverage, including cash flow, nonqualified, qualified and idle assets.
Health care, including long-term care, is a regular topic of conversation for people in their 60s. It comes up around the dinner table. And it needs to come up in your planning conversations. But these clients don’t just need talk – they need action. Help them create an LTC plan.
With Life PreView, you can email or text your clients a personalized, secure questionnaire to get an accurate snapshot of their health history. It ensures you have the right product, with the right carrier, quoted at the right price – no awkward conversations, delays or reselling needed.
Fluidless, accelerated, express, simplified – no matter the words you use, one thing is certain: More and more insurance companies are offering streamlined underwriting processes. This cheat sheet will give you an overview of the programs available and if your clients qualify.
Buy-sell agreements are frequently funded with life insurance, assuring that if an owner dies, the surviving family has a buyer with the cash to pay a fair price. Whether it's as stock redemption or cross-purchase agreement, it will help remaining owners retain control of the business.