Super Set of P&C Practice Exams Now Available

A.D. Banker & Company has written more than 2,000 new multiple-choice questions for our new Super Set of Property & Casualty practice exams, giving students more exposure to testable topics.

Using our redesigned Property & Casualty manual as the foundation, The Super Set of questions include rationales and have been cross-referenced to the exam content outline.

You can personalize your exam preparation by using two exam modes that focus on testable topics – Chapter Exams cover content one chapter at a time, while Comprehensive exams are weighted, timed exams that will simulate the actual exam experience. You’ll also have the ability to flag questions for review, and view/print score reports.

For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass insurance producer and securities licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com, or call us at 800.866.2468.

 

Insurance CE Webinars are now available!

A.D. Banker & Company is excited to announce a full line-up of Webinar CE courses that will be available May 15, 2013.  These are attendance-based sessions (NO final exams).  Courses are led by insurance professionals with years of industry experience and can be attended from anywhere the internet is available. 

 

The following list of courses are available (check your state for specific credit categories and approval):

Life and Health Topics

·          4 Hour Annuity Suitability

 ·        California Suitability & Annuities

 ·        Colorado 5 hour LTCP Renewal

·         Disability Income Planning

·         Financial Planning Solutions

·         Health Insurance & the PPACA

·         Life Insurance Plans & Policies

·         Medicare

General Topics

·         Anti-Money Laundering

·         Cyber Liability

·         Identity Theft

·         Insurance Fraud

Property/Casualty Topics

·         P&C Risks and Catastrophes

Ethics Topics

·         Ethics: Avoiding E&O Pitfalls

·         Ethics: Delivering on the Promise

 

CE Webinars are currently approved in:  AK, AL, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, ME, MI, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NY, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, WY.

Fees for Series 63, 65, & 66 Exams Increase

Effective June 1, 2013, enrollment fees for the Series 63, 65 and 66 exams will increase.

Exam                              Fee                   

Series 63:           $115 (up from $96)   

Series 65:           $155 (up from $135)

Series 66:           $145 (up from $145)


For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass state licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com, or call us at 800.866.2468.

PSI Named Provider for New Mexico Insurance Exams

Prometric no longer is adminstering insurance exams for New Mexico. Effective May, 1, PSI will begin administering the exams. Licensing exams will not be available from April 16-30, though the timeframe is subject to change.

Starting on April 22, license applications and licensing payments will be processed by PSI and should be mailed to:

PSI New Mexico Insurance Processing Center
2301 Yale Blvd. S.E.
Suite C-4
Albuquerque, NM 87106

PSI can be reached at 800.733.9267. Go to www.psiexams.com to schedule an exam.

For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass state licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com, or call us at 800.866.2468.

Free Preview of Insurance Fraud CE Class

A.D. Banker & Company will offer a free informational webinar at 12 p.m. (CST) Thursday, March 7 and 21. Industry expert and licensed CE provider Linda Faulkner, CIC, will discuss Insurance Fraud and how it affects insurance carriers, consumers and businesses.

The webinar will serve as a preview of our new 5-hour Insurance Fraud CE course (preview course is not for credit).   

For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass state licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.

For more information, call us at 800.866.2468.

Spanish Life & Health Web Classes Begin March 14

In an effort to make learning more intuitive for students whose first language is Spanish, A.D. Banker & Company is offering Life and Health Web Classes in Spanish. The first class will be March 14-15.

These fast-paced prelicensing classes are taught by a Spanish-speaking instructor via the web. In these classes, instructors explain key testable topics and answer student questions about course content that is relevant for their exams.

This new web class is used by many as an introduction to insurance concepts, while others use it as a review of testable content already studied. Many are finding it helps to jump start their study so they can become exam-ready quicker and increase their scores.

Life insurance web classes start on Thursdays, and Health is every Friday. Classes begin at 10:07 a.m. CST (8:07 a.m. PST, 9:07 a.m. MST, 11:07 a.m. EST) and end at 3:30 p.m. Included in every Web Class is our interactive online course, a Web Class Workbook, and a free repeat of the Web Class if you need an additional review. For best results, testing is recommended to occur no more than 14-21 days from the beginning of your study.

For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass state licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com, or call us at 800.866.2468.

 

Annuity Suitability Approved in Kansas and Michigan

February 15, 2013 – A.D. Banker & Company, the national leader in classroom and online continuing education and insurance licensing, is proud to announce their Kansas 4 Hour Annuity Suitability self-study and online and classroom CE courses have been approved and meet the state’s one-time, four (4) hour annuity training course requirement. This course is available immediately for resident CE credit.  Michigan’s self-study and online courses have also been approved to meet their agent education requirement.

Kansas and Michigan brokers and producers licensed before 6/1/2013 must complete a 4 hour annuity course no later than 12/1/2012. Those licensed after that 6/1/2013 must complete the course prior to selling, soliciting or negotiating  

Both Kansas and Michigan adopted the NAIC Suitability in Annuity Transactions Model Regulation recommendation. This Model Regulation set national standards and procedures for suitable annuity recommendations and requires insurers to establish a system to supervise recommendations so that the insurance needs and financial objectives of consumers are appropriately addressed.

A.D. Banker & Company proudly offers annuity suitability training courses in the following states: AK*, AL, AR, AZ, CA*, CO*, CT*, DC*, DE, FL*, HI*, ID, IL*, IN*, IA*, KS*, KY*, LA*, MA, ME, MI*, MD*,MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND*, NE*, NJ*, NH, NM, NV, NY, OH*, OK*, OR*, PA, RI*, SC*, SD*, TN, TX*, UT, VA, VT, WA*, WI*, WV* and WY.  {(*) indicate states that have passed agent training requirements}

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com or call us at 800.866.2468.

Michigan Variable Life & Annuities Manual Now Available

A.D. Banker & Company, the national leader in classroom and online continuing education and insurance licensing, proudly announces the release of our Michigan Variable Life & Annuities study manual.

The manual was created in response to demand from various insurers who requested a prelicensing study solution for the VLA exam. The study manual features 7 chapters and a 50-question practice exam.

For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass state licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com, or call us at 800.866.2468.

 

A.D. Banker Approved in All 50 States

A.D. Banker & Company, the national leader in classroom and online continuing education and insurance licensing, proudly announces the approval of their online prelicensing courses in Mississippi. With this approval, A.D. Banker has become the only prelicensing education provider with direct and immediate licensing solutions in all 50 states. 

"We do not use affiliate or surrogate relationships with local schools to deliver our services. We now provide our national clients with a single and uniform licensing education process in all states, regardless of the distribution channel they use," said A.D. Banker & Company Co-CEO Dennis Anderson. "It is a goal we established several years ago and has required the time and attention of many, but specifically I would like to mention our Compliance Manager, Laurie Coe, who has worked tirelessly on this project."

Insurance lines recently approved in Mississippi are for Life & Health and Property & Casualty.

For more information, visit www.adbanker.com, or call us at 800.866.2468.

Free PPACA Webinar offered

A.D. Banker & Company will offer a free informational webinar at 12 p.m. (CST) Thursday, February 7 and 21. Industry expert and licensed CE provider Linda Faulkner, CIC, will discuss the Affordable Care Act (PPACA), highlighting its major impacts on consumers, insurance producers, and carriers.

The webinar will serve as a preview of our new 2-hour CE course "Health Insurance and the PPACA." It also will provide an overview of the PPACA and a timeline for implementation.   

For more than 30 years, prelicensing candidates have trusted A.D. Banker & Company to provide the information needed to pass state licensing exams. We cross-reference all courses with the exam provider content outline to assure candidates receive what they need to know, and our high quality learning design produces outstanding results for Life & Health, Property & Casualty, and Securities exams.


Feb. 7 PPACA Webinar (NOON CST)


Feb. 21 PPACA Webinar (NOON CST)


 

For more information, call us at 800.866.2468.