Economy Improving as We Head Into Q3

With 2021 half over and most states fully reopened after pandemic shutdowns, the economy continues to rebound. Economists are expecting strong GDP numbers for the rest of the year and a historically strong 2021 overall.

Community Engagement Report

Our 2020 Community Engagement Report highlights our culture of caring. See how we believe in giving back to the communities where we live and work.

Delaware Producer Advisory

Please review this recent compliance alert.
Delaware: Regulation 1214, Suitability of Individual Annuity Sales Recommendations

Welcome Paul Garofoli to the Team

Paul Garofoli has joined our Annuities team as a regional sales director. Based in Texas, he’ll work with our marketing organizations and advisors across the country. Welcome, Paul!

Help Clients Control How Beneficiaries Are Paid

Our restricted payout option can give annuity owners peace of mind that their beneficiaries will be paid according to their wishes. See how it can work.

Form 5498s Delayed for 2021

For IRAs with reportable contributions for the previous tax year, the Internal Revenue Service requires us to file Form 5498. The deadline for 2021 was once again delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Standard mailed these forms to policyholders on or before June 30, 2021.

Idaho Producer Advisory

Please review this recent compliance alert.
Idaho: House Bill 79, Suitability of Individual Annuity Sales Recommendations