Author Archives: Tony Steuer

Interview for BestLifeQuote.com: Getting Healthy and Other Things To Do Before Buying Life Insurance

Thanks to Liran Hirschkorn for the opportunity to be a resource for his article on BestLifeQuote.com on “Getting Healthy and Other Things To Do Before Buying Life Insurance”.  Liran takes a look at how you can prepare yourself to do … Continue reading

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Interview with Aaron Crowe for DailyFinance.com: 8 Ways to Game a Life Insurance Exam and Get a Better Rate

Thanks to Aaron Crowe for the opportunity to be a resource for his article on Dailyfinance.com on “8 Ways to Game a Life Insurance Exam and Get a Better Rate”.  Aaron takes a look at some of the ways that … Continue reading

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The Truth About Long Term Care Insurance Premium Increases:

The Long Term Care Insurance Industry has certainly faced significant growing pains as any one who has a long term care insurance policy knows as they have been faced with premium increases (sometimes very high increases).  Insurance Companies that developed … Continue reading

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Don’t Become A Victim To These Annuity Sales Tactics

Remember the advice you get from an Insurance Agent is worth what you pay for.  If you’re working with  someone who is not qualified to give certain advice and you’re not paying for that advice, well, you’re going to end … Continue reading

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A Revival For The Secondary Life Insurance Marketplace

The secondary marketplace for life insurance continues to show signs of life.  After the financial “recession” of 2007 when capital dried up, the secondary marketplace almost vanished.  The secondary marketplace is coming back and with that comes the repeated words … Continue reading

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The Secret To The Alphabet Soup After Your Financial Advisor’s Name:

Have you ever wondered about the letters that appear after an advisor’s name on their business card?  FINRA has added to their website a tool (click here) to look up these designations and to help consumers decided whether it’s a … Continue reading

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Why Low Interest Rates Are Slowly Eroding Your Insurance

Low Interest Rates are having a long term negative impact on the performance of all insurance products.  The reason is that insurance companies for the most part are restricted to investing in bonds and when interest rates are low, bond … Continue reading

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Interview with Donna Fuscaldo for Foxbusiness.com: How to Get the Best Rates on Life Insurance

Thanks to Donna Fuscaldo for the opportunity to be a resource for her article on Foxbusiness.com on “How to Get the Best Rates onLife Insurance”.  Donna takes a new perspective on how you can get the best (and lowest!) rates … Continue reading

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Interview with Allie Johnson for Insurancequotes.com: Older Men Who Smoke May Pay $10,000 More A Year For Term Life Insurance

Thanks to Allie Johnson for the opportunity to be a resource for her article on InsuranceQuotes.com on “Older Men Who Smoke May Pay $10,000 More A Year For Term Life Insurance”.  Allie raises the very important issue that when looking … Continue reading

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Interview with Crissinda Ponder for Bankrate.com: Even Young Adults Need Disability Insurance

Thanks to Crissinda Ponder for the opportunity to be a source for her article on Bankrate.com on “Even Young Adults Need Disability Insurance”.  Crissinda brings up the much over-looked issue of Disability Insurance to protect your income.  There is a … Continue reading

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