FACC to NAIC: Suitability Works

Thank you, Chairman Cameron, Vice-Chairman Ommen, and Committee Members.  Thank you for this opportunity to comment. I am Kim O’Brien representing the Fixed Annuity Consumer Choice, or FACC, Campaign.  We are an alliance of insurance agents, independent marketing...

Great Scott! Or should we say Great Scottrade!

If there was any doubt the fiduciary rule was going to change life in the financial services industry, all doubt is now removed.  In case you missed it, the Massachusetts Securities Division filed charges against Scottrade for knowingly violating internal policies...

TIME TO GET ENGAGED!

No, we don’t mean to your special someone. We mean “get engaged” in our campaign to save the future of fixed indexed annuities! The origin of the word “engage” can be traced back to the early 17th century and comes from the French “engager” which literally means ‘to...