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Fitness incentives now included in all John Hancock life insurance policies

The insurer is eliminating the sale of its traditional policies in favor of more interactive options. John Hancock life insurance policyholders will now receive discounts…

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John Hancock Insurance to provide Apple Watch subsidies

Despite criticism some wearables have been receiving in terms of accuracy, this insurer has embraced them. John Hancock Insurance has now joined a number of…

John Hancock long term care insurance is shutting down

The insurer recently announced its intentions to step out of that market and will cease selling next month. As of December 2016, John Hancock long…

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What do insurance premiums, the Apple Watch, and the best battery bank have in common?

Smartwatches and other wearables are starting to be considered to be tools for the life insurance industry. Recently, there were two very important announcements in…

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Life insurance could become more affordable with a fitness tracker

For the first time in the U.S., an insurer is using the same idea as pay as you drive coverage, but for a person’s health.…

John Hancock Financial raises rates on long-term care, sees backlash from consumers

John Hancock Financial, one of Colorado’s largest insurance companies, recently raised rates for long-term care coverage significantly. Some consumers saw increases as high as 90%,…

John Hancock announces re-entry into individual long-term care insurance in California

John Hancock has announced that it will be resuming its place as a part of the California individual long-term care insurance marketplace, starting on February…