Agent Survival Guide Podcast

LTC Planning: Sales Strategies & Market Trends featuring Bob Vandy and Mike Baker

November 18, 2020



What does the long-term care insurance market look like for agents in 2020 and beyond? We sat down with AIB's Bob Vandy and Ritter's Mike Baker to learn more. Find out the difference between long-term care planning and LTCi sales in addition to market trends and practical strategies for insurance agents.


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AIB's Blog

A Senior (Life) Moment

Life Happens Official Website

Long-Term Care/Life Insurance Pre-Qualification Worksheet

Look Through the [LTCi] Windshield, NOT Through the Rear-View Mirror

Register for the AIB/Ritter LTC Monthly Webinar – The Art of Saving the LTCi Sale

Ritter's Agent Survival Guide Blog

Short-Term Care Insurance: A Top LTCi Alternative for Clients


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