Monthly Archives October 2017

Americans’ Top Financial Fears

In honor of the upcoming holiday—Halloween—we’d like to recap some survey results about the top financial fears your clients might be facing. Overall A recent survey by GOBankingRates1 offered 2,500 Americans a choice between seven options as their “biggest money fear.” Here are the overall results from 2017: • 22% of Americans chose “never being able to retire” as their biggest money fear. • 20% are most afraid of always living paycheck to paycheck. • 18% are most afraid of living in debt forever. • 16% are most afraid of losing their jobs. • 11% are most afraid of losing
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Shurwest Recognized As Best IMO (Independent Marketing Organization)

Shurwest won “Best IMO” at the inaugural Indexed Insurance Awards event held September 13-15th, 2017 in Des Moines. Structured Rate Products (SRP), based in London, developed the awards and hosted the ceremony. SRP provides the world’s most comprehensive database of structured products, comprised of 16,209,566 individual product listings from 2936 companies across 53 different countries. Shurwest President Ron Shurts said, “We are very excited to be named ‘Best IMO’ by SRP, and we will continue to do everything possible to leverage our products, integrated marketing, technology and operations support on behalf of our financial advisor partners.” ### If you would
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