TITLE

Compliance Confusion

AUTHOR(S)
Wienhoff, Bill
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;Aug2009, Vol. 110 Issue 4, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implication of the varying rules on the sale of long-term care insurance among states in the U.S. It mentions that such differences are making if difficult for producers and carriers since they are the one's accountable for the compliance of their producers. It relates that consumers need to be educated also about partnerships concerning private long-term care insurance and public health care assistance.
ACCESSION #
43690216

 

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