Life insurance policies – permanent ones in particular – have long been difficult to accurately evaluate, due to the relative opacity of actual pricing representations comingled with performance assumptions in policy projections.
To address this challenge, a company called Veralytic has developed a tool to “x-ray” through a life insurance policy illustration, evaluating and benchmarking the underlying policy expenses and their viability.
In the near term, Veralytic’s analytical tools may provide a way for financial planners to finally conduct effective due diligence on client proposed and existing life insurance policies.
In the longer run, though, the transparency and benchmarking that Veralytic is bringing to the life insurance industry has a chance to truly reform the industry, making it clear which products and companies are truly competitive and which are not. But Veralytic cannot reach a tipping point without getting more users on board; accordingly, they’ve offered readers of this blog a special deal to take a test drive!Read More…