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When it comes to protecting our members and New York consumers, we won’t back down from a fight.

Big I New York filed notice of our intent to appeal the Albany Supreme Court’s recent ruling upholding the amendment to Regulation 187.[+]

Insurance is a Commodity ... Until You Need To Use It

Cheap, fast insurance that doesn't protect is too expensive.[+]

'Best Interest' Rules for Annuities Now in Effect

New rules creating a "best interest" standard for annuity sales became effective August 1, 2019. Insurance carriers, agents and brokers must now comply with the new rules for all transactions related to annuity contracts. The same rules will apply to life insurance sales starting on February 1, 2020.[+]

New Rules in Effect for LLC Political Contributions

Effective January 31st of this year, Limited Liability Corporations (LLCs) are subject to new rules when making political contributions. These rules affect contributions to state and local candidates and political action committees. [+]
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