Michael Falcon named Chief Executive Officer of Jackson National Life

Jackson National Life Insurance Company announced today announced that Chief Executive Officer Barry Stowe will be retiring as of Dec. 31, 2018. Michael Falcon, who has been serving as chief executive officer of Asia Pacific for J.P. Morgan Asset Management since 2015, has been named his successor, subject to regulatory approval. Falcon will assume his … Continue reading Michael Falcon named Chief Executive Officer of Jackson National Life

LIAM publishes YouTube Channel

The Life Insurance Association of Michigan (LIAM) understands that if a picture can express a thousand words, a video can grow emotion to make a lasting impression.  LIAM debuts its video channel to bring partner videos from Life Happens and The Alliance for Lifetime Income together.  Take a moment to hear the stories and guidance … Continue reading LIAM publishes YouTube Channel

LIAM celebrates Life Insurance Awareness Month

Feature above, Sherry Martin, VP PHS, Life & P/C, Farm Bureau Insurance interviews with Fox 47 News to kick off September Life Insurance Awareness Month.  LIAM was active in Life Insurance Awareness Month with a campaign focussed on consumers.  LIAM was featured in a Facebook Live video and and Op-Ed in the Lansing State Journal … Continue reading LIAM celebrates Life Insurance Awareness Month

New Alliance forms to Promote Annuities

By Financial Advisor--KAREN DEMASTERS A group of 24 of the largest financial services organizations has come together to create a new organization, the Alliance for Lifetime Income, to  educate the public and advisors about the advantages of lifetime income products like annuities, the nonprofit organization announced Thursday. The organization, based in Washington, D.C., has a website … Continue reading New Alliance forms to Promote Annuities

Gleaner Life Insurance Society hosts 32nd annual Flag Day event

Gleaner Life Insurance Society will hold its 32nd annual Flag Day celebration Thursday, June 14, beginning at 11 a.m. at Gleaner’s Home Office, 5200 W. U.S. Highway 223 in Adrian. This free and open-to-the-public event will celebrate the American flag and our country’s devotion to patriotism, honoring veterans and military personnel in service today. In … Continue reading Gleaner Life Insurance Society hosts 32nd annual Flag Day event

U.S. Health and Life Insurance Company Names Louis Lapiana President

U.S. Health and Life Insurance Company (USHL), part of Ascension Care Management (ACM), announced the promotion of Louis Lapiana to President of US Health and Life Insurance Company (USHL). In his new role, Lapiana will be responsible for overseeing, developing and setting the strategic direction for USHL. He has been part of USHL for more … Continue reading U.S. Health and Life Insurance Company Names Louis Lapiana President

Ford Futurist, Sheryl Connelly to speak at JOINT IAM/LIAM Annual Meeting in July.

Keynote Speaker Announced!  Register now for for the conference! Sheryl Connelly, Manager, Global Consumer Trends and Futuring, Ford Motor Company, has served as Ford Motor Company’s futurist for more than a decade. She is responsible for identifying global trends, exploring potential implications and cascading these insights on futuring to organizations throughout the company, including design, product … Continue reading Ford Futurist, Sheryl Connelly to speak at JOINT IAM/LIAM Annual Meeting in July.

LIAM to participate in National Retirement Planning Week, April 9-13

National Retirement Planning Week® 2018, a national effort to help consumers focus on their financial needs in retirement, will run from April 9-13. The National Retirement Planning Coalition (NRPC), a group of prominent education, consumer advocacy and financial services organizations led by the Insured Retirement Institute (IRI), will support the movement with a number of … Continue reading LIAM to participate in National Retirement Planning Week, April 9-13

MSU’s Dr. Steven Hsu addresses LIAM Board

Dr. Stephen Hsu, Vice President of Research and Graduate Studies at Michigan State University spoke to the Life Insurance Board of Directors on futurist issues including the impact of artificial intelligence and the insurance industry. Big Data is a leading issue at national insurance conferences as the availability of data becomes more and more prolific … Continue reading MSU’s Dr. Steven Hsu addresses LIAM Board

Over $1 Million Recovered from the Michigan Life Insurance and Annuity Search Service (LIAS)

State of Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services Media Contact: Andrea Miller Media: 517-284-8668 Consumer Hotline: 877-999-6442 Facebook: /MIDIFS Twitter: @MIDIFS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 10, 2017 (LANSING) Today, the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS) announced that they have helped Michigan consumers recover over $1.3 million in death benefits after launching the department’s free Life Insurance Annuity … Continue reading Over $1 Million Recovered from the Michigan Life Insurance and Annuity Search Service (LIAS)