Monthly Archives: January 2016

Your next insurance agent will be a robot

Smarter machines mean more jobs are at risk of automation. Yours may be next. January 28, 2016 4:31 AM PST by Max Taves Add insurance agent to the list of jobs that can be automated. (John Lund/Blend Images/Corbis) A robot just

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Craig Ritter’s Blog on What Is Emphasized in 2016’s Medicare Marketing Guidelines

As many Stone-Hill agents know, Stone Hill works closely with and admires Craig Ritter’s operation.  We support him as he supports us. To that end, I want to give you access to his blog on CMS’s marketing guidelines for 2016.

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Top 25 Websites on Life Insurance and Annuities for Boomer Agents

Senior Insurance Marketing Association 1/8/2016 Today, the internet plays a role in the lives of almost every American. From checking your emails on a smart phone, to watching funny Youtube videos, to buying and trading stocks, all the way to

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Aetna Departure Delivers Second Big Blow to AHIP

By Shannon Muchmore and Bob Herman  | January 5, 2016 Another top-five health insurance company is ditching the industry lobbying group as a new CEO attempts to right the ship. Aetna, which is in the process of buying competitor Humana, is

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Protected: BCBS Tennessee Explains CMS’s Commission-Timing Regulation (Contact us for agnt psswrd)

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Spiraling Prescription Drug Costs Pummel Medicare in 2014

Source: Wall St. Journal (12/22/2015 ) A new study study released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, sure to fuel the raging debate over drug pricing, found that increases of 100 percent or more in prescription drug costs per unit

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