TITLE

Life Policies May Look, Feel A Little Different

AUTHOR(S)
Pinkans, Michael
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;12/14/98, Vol. 102 Issue 50, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several predictions on the life insurance business in the United States. Large percentage of variable life insurance sales; Levelling off of term insurance rates; Proliferation of combination life and long-term care plans; Evolution of equity-indexed universal life insurance into the mainstream; Offer of death benefit options by mutual fund families.
ACCESSION #
1404057

 

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