1 Hour Annuity Training: The "Best Interest" Standard - KS

Insurance Continuing Education in Kansas

This course expired on 2024-06-30 and is no longer available.
Description

Insurance producers recommending and selling annuities are required to consider the client benefits and concerns associated with annuities and their impact on the particular client before recommending them. They must ensure that an annuity recommendation serve the client’s best interest and that the client will be able to benefit from one or more of the product’s features. For an annuity recommendation and sale to be deemed suitable and in the best interest of the client, an insurance producer must disclose certain information, including the important annuity features—resulting in any client advantages or disadvantages—to the client.   

Learning Objectives: Students who have completed this course should be able to

  • Define suitability and the requirements of Regulation Best Interest in the context of an annuity transaction;
  • Describe the client information required to perform an appropriate annuity suitability analysis and determine if an annuity recommendation is in the client’s best interest;
  • List the types of information that must be disclosed when making an annuity recommendation;
  • Identify those situations in which an insurance producer has no suitability or best interest obligation to the client; and
  • Describe the recordkeeping obligations to which insurance producers are subject in connection with recommended annuity transactions.

NON-RESIDENT LICENSEES: Non-resident licensees completing the course in a non-resident state will be issued a certificate showing completion of the course to meet the Annuity Best Interest Training requirement for the ability to sell, solicit and negotiate annuity products for your carriers in that state.

PLEASE NOTE: In most cases, completion of this course in a Non-Resident state will not be eligible for insurance continuing education. Completion of the course for only CFP credit will not be eligible for an insurance or annuity certificate of completion.

 

Exam Details

Need Proctor?No
Question Count:25
Passing Grade:70%
Attempts to Pass:Unlimited
Note: If you choose to request additional credit types while taking this course, the number of exam questions and proctor rules may change to meet those credits' requirements.

Course Details

Course Number:6000167966
Approved Title:1 Hour Annuity Training: The "Best Interest" Standard
Approved Credits
1 credit in Annuity Training - Best Interest
Provider:InsuranceStudy.com
Provider Number:524
Topics Covered:Annuities, Annuity Best Interest
Program Level:Intermediate

This course has been certified by:

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Rules for Kansas Insurance Continuing Education

  • This state allows for course material to be downloaded. Please note that not all courses will have content that is suitable or available for downloading.
  • Exam is closed book.
  • The state of Kansas charges an additional fee of $1.00 per credit hour.