In my years in Washington, the views of the National Association of Life Underwriters
(now the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors) were often solicited by members of Congress seeking answers to complex insurance issues.
In fact, this underwriting approach also worked extremely well more than 70 years ago--prior to the unveiling of standardized underwriting manuals used by most life underwriters
, which herd all applicants into one or more of 18 or so risk classifications.
It was a wonderful partnership and ultimately led to the creation of the American College of Life Underwriters
(now American College) by NALU.
Given the prominence of women in our business today, it is a bit hard to realize that when Ellen first attempted to join the life underwriters
association, her application was turned down because of a "no women allowed" rule.
He served as MDRT president in 1975 and as president of the National Association of Life Underwriters
(now NAIFA) in 1981.
For 10 years prior to the investigation, the National Association of Life Underwriters
had been raising the same red flags.
In remarks prepared for delivery to the Hagerstowns Life Underwriters
Association at a luncheon Friday, September 27 Commisioner Steers told the underwriters of the recent acquiescence by the Guaranty National Insurance Company, a firm based in Arizona.
Her community service has included chairman of the Tyler AreaChamber of Commerce and president of the Tyler Association of Life Underwriters
From its beginnings in 1928 as an alumni association for Chartered Life Underwriters
, FSP has evolved into an inclusive community whose membership represents the entire spectrum of financial services.
The American College of Life Underwriters
was founded by Solomon Huebner of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, offering the Chartered Life Underwriter
and has served as president of the Fort Wayne chapter of National Association of Life Underwriters
(NALU), president of General Agents and Managers Association (GAMA) of Fort Wayne, board member of the Brokerage Resources of America (BRAMCO) organisation and founder of the Health Insurance Network.
Insight: Predictive modeling helps life underwriters
get past the basics.