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Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. released its CFP Exam Candidate Preparation Toolkit to help candidates develop study strategies, manage time and build support from employers and peers as they prepare for the CFP Exam. The toolkit release coincides with the opening of registration for the November 2017 CFP Exam.
ILS Level 1 Insurance Adjuster Licensing program brings new option for Level 1 insurance Adjuster licensing in British Columbia. Recently accredited by the Insurance Council of British Columbia, this innovative program allows students to study for and obtain their Level 1 Insurance Adjuster license from a single source.
Happy Canada Day Eh!
ILScorp offices will be closed Monday July 3rd to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday!
Admit it, you’ve said “Eh” occasionally, maybe even more than you realize.
According to Wikipedia, Eh is similar in meaning to “Excuse me,” “Please repeat that” or “huh?”
According to us Canadian folk (or at least myself) Eh has some very serious uses.
Life and Accident & Sickness insurance agents, General insurance agents and Adjusters who hold a certificate of authority must obtain 15 hours of continuing education credits as a condition of renewing their certificate of authority. Certificate holders are required to demonstrate that they have completed 15 hours of approved continuing education courses for each class of license being renewed by entering all approved courses under their Alberta Insurance Council profile. The Alberta Insurance Council
In this four part course you will be guided through the regulatory responsibilities expected of an Insurance professional in the province of Alberta. This online course looks specifically at the Insurance Council of Alberta, it’s subordinate councils and the rules and regulations that guide them. We then take a closer look at appeals, the election process and general provisions and finally the code of conduct for General Insurance licensees is covered in detail. Other topics covered include: Appeals, Provisions and Elections as well as the Code of Conduct
Have you completed your mandatory CE requirements for your licensing renewal? Participate in our CE Credit Poll and let us know if your done!
Continuing Education (CE ) will assist agents, and brokers as insurance industry professionals, in providing the highest level of service to their customers. The CE requirement sets a minimum standard of knowledge for agents in Canada. CE is required by regulation, and failure to meet the CE requirement will be subject to the consequences and processes governing agents.
Hope you enjoyed your long weekend! Now it’s back to work and back to mandatory CE requirement deadlines.
Hooray! Don’t stress out just yet. Yes there are only a few days left to the May 31 CE credit deadline but with ILS your CE is FAST, EASY and DONE!
Get online and get to work. Purchase or renew your ILS CE Course Subscription and complete your CE requirements entirely online now.
Irrational behaviours can be among the most difficult behaviours to deal with. People exhibiting irrationality tend to focus on their own way of thinking rather than a more predictable mindset. This irrational mindset can have negative consequences for a person’s life and investments. Luckily, there are ways to bring an irrational person back to a rational mindset. As an investment advisor, it is your job to identify these behaviours and then correct them. Client irrationality, left unchecked, can wreak havoc on an investment portfolio.