Financial Strategies Archives - Creative Edge

ChangePath Launches Corporate Registered Investment Advisor

Cory Lagerstrom, J.D., President and Principal of ChangePath

ChangePath announces the launch of its corporate Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) and plans to help investment advisor representatives (IARs) prepare for approaching DOL deadlines. As speculation and questions continue to stir with the DOL’s fiduciary rule, ChangePath offers a leading investment platform to help advisors create statistically backed client recommendations. ChangePath’s technology platform quickly aligns… Read More


Athene BCA Elevate™ Is Here

August just got a lot hotter! BCA Elevate offers one of the strongest combinations of both accumulation potential and guaranteed income available today! Below are links to the new lineup of consumer materials; featuring the new Merrill Lynch RPM Index™, 3 new income riders and the enhanced death benefit rider. Access Marketing Materials: New Merrill Lynch RPM… Read More


Minnesota Life Presents: Life Insurance as an Investment Tool

June 23 2016

by Creative Life Sales Team

Minnesota Life Presents: Life Insurance as an Investment Tool BGA and BGA Staff Webinar Thursday, June 30, 2016 1:00 PM CST Join TMA and Steve Sommer, Sales Manager, IDG of Minnesota Life for a presentation on “Life Insurance as an Investment Tool.”  Learn how you can use life insurance to help your clients fill their retirement income… Read More


Hedging Client Risk with Life Insurance in the Portfolio

Access this non-branded chart comparing traditional assets with life insurance to use in your next client meeting. You can utilize this to better position life insurance with traditional assets. Click here to download your asset chart. Now, let’s get you a better life story … Watch this 10-minute clip featuring Eloise Glaspie, CLU®, ChFC, Agency Development Manager at… Read More


ChangePath: Your Total Solution Has Arrived

If you’re a wealth management firm looking to integrate insurance within your practice, ChangePath is the solution you’ve been waiting for. As a turnkey asset management platform (TAMP), ChangePath provides a unified managed household approach that illustrates the overall impact of fixed indexed annuities (FIAs) into the Modern Portfolio Theory. Utilizing ChangePath will help grow… Read More


Winning Over Clients’ Heirs

The wonder of the holiday season is upon us. The holidays: one of the only times in the year when families get together to share old memories and traditions while making new ones. Delicious food and a happy atmosphere present an opportunity for financial advisors to get acquainted with multi-generational family members while they are… Read More


Exploring the “De-Accumulation” Side of Annuities

Over the last 10 years, more than $2.3 trillion of annuity products have been sold in the United States. The overwhelming majority of those sales were into deferred annuity products with the primary intention of tax-deferred growth. Join us for one (or all!) of the webinars in CreativeOne’s Webinar Series: Exploring the “De-Accumulation” Side of… Read More


CreativeOne Offers First-To-Market Turnkey Asset Management Platform for Fixed Indexed Annuities to RIAs

ChangePath Next-Gen TAMP

CreativeOne is excited to announce it has partnered with ChangePath, a next-generation turnkey asset management platform (TAMP). This exclusive opportunity gives CreativeOne producers a competitive advantage because we’re the only agent development organization bringing this to the market. ChangePath’s groundbreaking technology brings together actuarial product development, insurance professionals, third-party asset managers, sub advisors and principal owners of large… Read More


Retirement Income Plans Simplified with IMAX

The Income Maximizer or IMAX is an easy to understand retirement income planning software program that helps producers create retirement income plans for their clients. IMAX helps give a producer’s product recommendations validity as it shows their effect on a client’s retirement income picture. Many Americans today do not spend the necessary time analyzing what their… Read More


Demonstrate the potential of balanced allocation annuities with Efficient Frontier

The Annexus Research Institute has unveiled a new web-based tool that demonstrates the impact of balanced allocation annuities on a client’s or prospect’s portfolio. Efficient Frontier, powered by Ibbotson Associates, allows users to model select retirement portfolio case studies using Ibbotson’s Efficient Frontier Framework for both accumulation and income optimization. You can run comparisons between two portfolios:… Read More