National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors

America’s Veterans Have Much to Offer Our Industry

November 11, 2019

By Kevin Mayeux, NAIFA CEO Leadership, confidence, adaptability, and integrity are traits possessed by veterans of U.S. military service and also skills that help insurance and financial professionals succeed in their careers. So, no one should be surprised that veterans very often make great agents and advisors.   Steven Saladino, LUTCF , of Principal Financial Group of Tampa-St. Petersburg, Fla., is just one example. Steve was a sergeant in the United States Army and a paratrooper wi...

Financial Professionals from Every State Urge Congress to Pass the Secure Act

November 7, 2019

NAIFA members represent the interests of their clients – small businesses and American families – in letter delivered to congressional leaders.     Fifty-one insurance and financial services professionals, one representing each state and the District of Columbia, signed a letter urging Congress to pass the SECURE Act , bipartisan legislation that would make it easier for hundreds of thousands of Americans to save for retirement.   Each of the signers is a member of the National...

NAIFA's Mayeux Signs on to CEO Letter Supporting the SECURE Act

November 5, 2019

NAIFA CEO Kevin Mayeux has signed onto a letter along with 90 other CEOs from a wide range of organizations, including insurance and financial services companies and associations urging Congress to pass the SECURE Act promoting retirement planning and saving. Read the CEOs' letter to Congress.   The Act, which passed the House of Representatives with overwhelming bipartisan support in a 417-3 vote, has stalled in the Senate due to procedural matters and minor concerns raised by a very ...