SOURCE: WebCE

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March 23, 2010 12:55 ET

Texas Annuity Certification Training Course Now Available From WebCE®

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - March 23, 2010) -  WebCE, the largest nationwide provider of continuing education for insurance professionals, continues its commitment to providing the most comprehensive line-up of state-specific training and CE programs with the addition of its new course, Texas Annuity Certification Training. This course fulfills the Texas Department of Insurance's new 4-hour annuity training requirement, and is intended to provide an understanding of annuity suitability and define the requirements by which annuity products are to be recommended and sold in Texas. 

WebCE's new course, Texas Annuity Certification Training, focuses on the issue of suitability and the problems that can arise when annuities are inappropriately sold. The course also covers in detail the basics of annuity products, Texas's Suitability of Certain Annuity Transactions law, and FINRA Rule 2821. The 4-hour training course concludes with information on how an agent can integrate suitability standards into his or her daily business activity and offers practical guidance as to how suitable product recommendations and sales can and should be made.

Texas Annuity Certification Training, is now available online and can be purchased individually for just $17.95, or added to a 30-hour package of Texas insurance CE courses for just $49.95. The price includes the online course and exam, instant grading, certificate of completion, and twice-a-day reporting. Go to http://www.webce.com or call 800-488-9308 for more information.

Texas Annuity Certification Training Requirement: Producers with licenses issued or renewed on or after April 1st, 2010, and who wish to sell annuity products in Texas, must complete at least 4-hours of annual training that addresses annuity requirements specified by the Texas Department of Insurance.

About WebCE.com: WebCE® is a nationwide supplier of state-of-the-art continuing education courses to licensed insurance professionals and financial planners. Winner of the coveted "Best CE Provider" for 3 years running, WebCE offers the largest state-specific course catalog and delivers over half-a-million courses each year. Our integrated suite of continuing education courses and testing services are available online and by paper. More information is available on the company's website at http://www.webce.com.

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