As the impacts of COVID-19 and the novel coronavirus evolve, we will continue to closely monitor the situation. We remain committed to acting in the best interests of our policyholders and producers. Our priority is the safety of those we serve, and ensuring our ability to continue to support our client’s needs.
We are working diligently to address inquiries and ensure we continue to follow best practices. Life Insurance Company of Boston & New York makes coverage determinations based on the specific facts and policy language associated with each claim, as well as federal and state guidance.
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We will continue to monitor and assess this situation and will make decisions as appropriate.
Thank you for your understanding.
Identity theft has become a serious problem. If you want information on preventing identity theft and what to do if you are a victim of identity theft you should refer to the web site of the Federal Trade Commission.
USA PATRIOT Act Notice
In order to comply with the USA PATRIOT Act, financial institutions must implement an Anti-Money Laundering Program, which includes knowing the identity of their customers. Verification of identity applies to both new policies and when certain changes are made to the information on existing policies. In order to satisfy our obligation, you may be asked to allow our agent to view your unexpired, government issued picture ID. The verification process may also include the use of a third party source to confirm the information provided to us. Please be assured that this information will be treated with the highest regard for your privacy.
State Insurance Department
If you have the need to contact your state insurance department or want to learn more about their guidance related to your rights for COVID-19, you can find information on their website (www.dfs.ny.gov).
National Association of Insurance Commissions
The NAIC web site has useful information and consumer guides which can be of help to consumers (www.naic.org).
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
This site provides useful information regarding diseases and condition, drug and food information, disasters and emergencies, etc. (www.hhs.gov).
Life Insurance Company of Boston & New York Accessibility Statement
Updated: December 2019.
Life Insurance Company of Boston & New York (LICOBNY) strives to ensure that its services are accessible to people with disabilities. LICOBNY has invested a significant amount of resources to help ensure that its website is made easier to use and more accessible for people with disabilities, with the strong belief that website accessibility efforts assist all users and that every person has the right to live with dignity, equality, comfort and independence.
Accessibility on www.lifeofboston.com
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Enabling the Accessibility Menu
The www.lifeofboston.com accessibility menu can be enabled by clicking the accessibility menu icon that appears on the corner of the page. After triggering the accessibility menu, please wait a moment for the accessibility menu to load in its entirety.
LICOBNY continues its efforts to constantly improve the accessibility of its site and services in the belief that it is our collective moral obligation to allow seamless, accessible and unhindered use also for those of us with disabilities.
In an ongoing effort to continually improve and remediate accessibility issues, we also regularly scan www.lifeofboston.com with UserWay’s Accessibility Scanner to identify and fix every possible accessibility barrier on our site. Despite our efforts to make all pages and content on www.lifeofboston.com fully accessible, some content may not have yet been fully adapted to the strictest accessibility standards. This may be a result of not having found or identified the most appropriate technological solution.
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If you are experiencing difficulty with any content on www.lifeofboston.com or require assistance with any part of our site, please contact us during normal business hours as detailed below and we will be happy to assist.
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