National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors
                             New York State




The National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors - NYS protects and promotes the business interests of insurance and financial service field professionals and the commensurate financial security interests of their clients.

Why NAIFA-NYS and the 2014 Key Issues


The National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors - New York State ("NAIFA - NYS") represents the interests of tens of thousands of agents and their associates throughout New York State.

Our members are continuing a 94 year tradition of upholding the highest ethics of their profession, and take pride in assisting their clients in making important financial decisions on issues ranging from asset management, growth of net worth, employee benefits, retirement and elder planning, life, health, long term care and disability insurance planning, college funding, and business succession and legacy planning.

The NAIFA - NYS is dedicated to advancing the interests of the field distribution system so that our members' clients can better provide for their financial security by taking advantage of beneficial products, service and guidance. 

We are dedicated to ensuring that only the most competent, qualified and ethical insurance and financial service practitioners serve the public interest by providing guidance, information and advice to the consumer on issues that affect their financial security and protection. This includes a role in both actively promoting the principles of sound insurance, financial and estate planning, and in also promoting legislation and regulation that is in the best interests of the consuming public and the professional practitioners who serve those interests. For additional information about the NAIFA-NYS, click here to view our bio.

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     Pleas join us at the 2014 State of the State Meeting

     When: June 5-6, 2014

     Where: The Turning Stone Resort 7 Casino in Verona, NY

     For details: Click here




Legislation & Regulation


> Senior certifications - 1.17.13

> Reintroduction of insurance-related bills to Legislature  - 1.15.13

>  NAIFA - NYS Testimony on LTC For Assembly Ins. Committee  12.18.12

>  SEC Confirming Credentials on Adviser ADV Forms  updated 10.16.12 

 2013 Federal Issues Summary

  Tax Reform, Tax Expenditures, Insurance & AnnuitiesTx Reform  

Health Care Reform

State-Run Health Insurance Exchanges and Non-Health Insurance-Related Products  


  -   NARAB II



.11Click video:  NAIFA: 100 Years of tax protection for your business, your products and the financial well-being of your clients.


NAIFA-NYS Association Offices:
P.O. Box 392, Fishkill, NY 12524
NAIFA-NYS Email:  
 Phone:  845-298-2561 Fax:  845-247-5480
Melissa K. McGrath - Executive Director