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    Insurance Broker, Accident, Health, Life, Variable Life and Variable Annuities


    An insurance broker (life, accident, health, variable life and variable annuities) sells and writes insurance policies for customers from several different insurance companies, assesses and surveys the insurance needs of prospective customers and handles renewals and cancellations of client policies.

    Licensing Requirements

    Applicants must file an application with the NYS Department of Financial Services to become licensed in this life insurance broker occupation.

    Licenses Issued and Active:

    As of September 7, 2012, there were 10,466 active licenses for this occupation.

    Licensing Authority

    NYS Department of Financial Services
    Applications and Licensing
    One Commerce Plaza
    Albany, New York 12257

    Standard Occupational Classification

    41-3021 - Insurance Sales Agents
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    Fees stated and other information contained in this report are subject to change. Please contact the licensing authority listed above for the most current information.

    This page was last updated on 11/1/12.

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