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Best Interest / Standard of Care

 

We believe public policy should set up all Americans to live the life they choose through retirement. Consumers need choices, not limits, in their retirement planning. Access to “Main Street” financial professionals is essential and public policy should reflect people’s unique situations, preferences, and ways they want to receive retirement planning information.


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Retirement Income for Life

A nationwide movement is underway to provide consumers with the protections they deserve while preserving access to the products and guidance they need to plan for retirement.

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Department of Labor Should Protect Retirement Savers’ Access, Choices

The last thing policymakers should do now is to create more anxiety for those needing some retirement certainty. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what the Department of Labor has done with its first offering.

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Best Interest Overview

The life insurance industry is committed to solutions that promote and protect the best interest of Americans. We are for national solutions that support consumers.

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What is an Annuity?

Annuities provide protected lifetime income, ensuring peace of mind and financial security in retirement.


Other Resources


Testimony

CEOs FROM ACLI AND BOSTON MUTUAL GIVE TESTIMONY OPPOSING ELITIST FIDUCIARY PROPOSAL

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Blog

VIEW ACLI's COLLECTION OF ARTICLES ON REGULATION BEST INTEREST / STANDARD OF CARE

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SPREAD THE WORD ON A BEST INTEREST STANDARD


There is not a one-size-fits-all approach to #retirement planning. Policy should reflect people’s unique situation & preferences. Consumers NEED choices, not limits, when it comes to saving for retirement. #bestinterest Learn more: http://ow.ly/DwI050C132O


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As states adopt the NAIC model, the United States is driving toward a uniform, harmonized #bestinterest standard of care. And Americans will be better off for it… Learn more: https://impact.acli.com/protection-and-choices-for-retirement-savers/


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ACLI CEO @SusanKNeely: “With the #SECUREAct, more Americans should be able to obtain the financial security that comes from guaranteed income for life. And w/Reg BI & NAIC model, they can trust the guidance they receive from their financial professional.” https://impact.acli.com/protecting-access-for-all-savers/

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Together, the SEC’s #RegBI and the NAIC’s model #bestinterest regulation will ensure consumers have uniform state and federal protections regardless of where they live in the United States.
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America’s life insurers support national rules to protect consumers and require financial professionals to act in the #bestinterest of consumers. #RegBi Learn more: ttps://impact.acli.com/consumers-are-protected-by-regulation-best-interest/

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