Senior Market Insurance Agent Blog

A Summertime Pep Talk on Calling Your Client Base

July 11, 2022

A lot of agents spend the summertime relaxing and going on vacation, and I do hope you have great family time set aside. But at the very least, talk to your customers, and don't take the whole summer…

Are Insurance Agents Really Necessary? (2022)

July 7, 2022

💬 Tell us in the comments: where do you think the future of insurance agents is headed? Back in 2013, I wrote this article about whether or not insurance agents are really necessary in today’s…

15 Valuation FAQs From Senior Market Agents

June 28, 2022

When you're ready to retire or leave the business, you can sell your block of business. Your client base and renewable commission streams are valuable.

Succession Planning 101: How to Retire as an Independent Insurance Agent

June 28, 2022

Coming up with a succession plan – and ultimately a retirement plan – is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make in your life, especially as an independent insurance agent. Your book of business can…

2023 AHIP Certification Discounts

June 20, 2022

Looking for 2023 AHIP discounts and promotions? You've come to the right place. Our team searched high and low and located several AHIP discounts, promotions, and reimbursements that are available to…

What You Actually Need to Know From the 2022 Medicare Trustees Report

June 17, 2022

It's a New Horizons tradition – every year, we publish a summary of the Medicare Trustees Report. After all, it’s a few hundred pages long, and who has time for that? Last year, the report was over 3…

3 Killer Annuity Sales to Inspire & Motivate

June 14, 2022

Are you thinking about getting into annuity sales? Or perhaps you just need a little motivation in the annuity department. I've got you covered.

How to Prep & Study for the 2023 AHIP Exam

June 13, 2022

The 2023 AHIP training and exam opens up on June 20, 2022. Any agents who want to represent and sell CY 2023 Medicare Advantage and/or Part D drug plans need to complete the 2023 AHIP Medicare…

Med Supp Agent Guide to Household Discounts

June 6, 2022

Medicare Supplement household discounts (HHDs) can be a great selling point with consumers, but they can also be a huge pain for agents.

8 Marketing Ideas for Annuity Awareness Month

May 31, 2022

June is Annuity Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to bring attention to the benefits of annuities, especially for seniors.