STRATFORD, Conn. – Robert "Bobby" Bennett of Stratford recently joined a select group of agents who are authorized to offer AARP members a range of financial solutions through AARP Life Insurance, Annuity and Long-Term Care Options from New York Life.
Bennett, who is Certified in Long Term Care Insurance, works in the Southern Connecticut General Office of New York Life.
To become part of this group of agents, Bennett followed a certification process established by New York Life, which includes extensive training on products and regulations, education on evaluating client needs, state licensing and a commitment to service. AARP Services, AARP’s for-profit subsidiary, provides quality control over the certification process and training.
Bennett has a bachelor's degree from Southern Connecticut State University in finance. He has also completed the required course work to obtain the CLTC designation. He has been with New York Life since 2012. He resides in Stratford with his son, Blake, and is active within his community serving on the Town Committee.
New York Life has been offering AARP-branded products to AARP members since 1994. Since then, the relationship has grown to include a portfolio of annuity products and now most recently long-term care options in 2016.
AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of more than 37 million, that helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare, employment and income security, retirement planning, affordable utilities and protection from financial abuse.
The AARP Foundation is an affiliated charity that provides security, protection, and empowerment to older persons in need with support from thousands of volunteers, donors, and sponsors. Learn more at www.aarp.org .
AARP Services Inc., founded in 1999, is a wholly owned taxable subsidiary of AARP. It manages the provider relationships for and performs quality control oversight of the wide range of products and services that carry the AARP name and are made available by independent providers as benefits to AARP’s millions of members.
New York Life Insurance Co., a Fortune 100 company founded in 1845, is the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States and one of the largest life insurers in the world.
Visit New York Life’s website at www.newyorklife.com for more information.