Can A Disability Insurance Broker Help Me with My Claim?

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Disability insurance claims Recently a potential client contacted me and asked me if I could help assist them in the future if they encountered a disability insurance claim. I explained to them how it worked. Brokers can listen to their clients and direct them to the company to initiate a claim. However, a broker is not actively involved in the claims …

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Do Brokers Help With the Disability Insurance Claims Process?

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Yesterday I was working with a dentist who was referred to me for an individual disability insurance policy. He had previously met with another broker who told him that it would be advantageous working with him since he can help get claims paid. Is that true? The answer is categorically, NO! Brokers are there to help clients choose the most …

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Disability Insurance Claims

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Most websites online discuss shopping for disability insurance or getting quotes. But how do you choose a policy that will ensure your claim will be paid? Here is a guideline that will help you get the most favorable outcome when it comes to disability insurance claims: 1)      Choose a company with favorable third party ratings. Choose a company with an …

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Carriers See Brighter Disability Claims Picture

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By Allison Bell January 31, 2012 • Group disability insurance claims incidence is still higher than StanCorp Financial Group Inc. would like, but the ratio of benefits paid to revenue started to improve some in the fourth quarter of 2011, the company says. StanCorp, Portland, Ore. (NYSE:SFG), the parent of the Standard, is reporting $39 million for the fourth quarter …

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Disability Insurance: When You Least Expect It

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Disability Insurance:  When You Least Expect It by Jamie K. Fleischner, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF President, Set for Life Insurance Last week I witnessed something that reminded me that sometimes things happen when you least expect it no matter how much you think you are prepared. Every day I speak to people about the possibility of getting too sick or injured …

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