about

Founded in 1890 as The National Association of Life Underwriters (NALU), NAIFA is the only organization serving and representing insurance and financial advisors regardless of the products they sell or the focus of their practice. NAIFA is your professional association, and its focus is to help protect your business, help you grow your business and promote ethical business conduct.
NAIFA Members are: Insurance agents, Financial Advisors, Multiline Agents, Health Insurance and Employee Benefits Specialists, Both Captive and Independent Advisors, New to the Business, Industry Leaders and Everyone in Between.

What is NAIFA?

NAIFA is the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, comprised of more than 700 state and local associations representing the interests of approximately 200,000 financial professionals and their associates nationwide. NAIFA members focus their practices on life insurance and annuities, health insurance and employee benefits, multi-line, and financial advising and investments. The Association's mission is to advocate for a positive legislative and regulatory environment, enhance business and professional skills, and promote the ethical conduct of its members.

NAIFA HOUSTON… Connections That Count

As one of the largest local associations in the NAIFA Federation, NAIFA Houston boasts a membership of both seasoned and young professionals as vibrant and dynamic as the Rocket City. With a focus on building an extensive, diverse network of experience and resources, we offer new, exciting events and programs relevant to current trends. We’re committed to enriching our industry and our community, and we know we can’t do it without the generous support of our corporate partners.

our programs

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Early Carreer/Young Advisors.

NAIFA's Young Advisors Team (YAT) is for members who are 40 years of age and under or within their first five years in the industry. YAT was created to ensure that young and new advisors receive the vital tools, resources, and networks necessary to succeed in the financial services industry.

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Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow

NAIFA is proud to announce a partnership with the College for Financial Planning to create a new, dynamic and interactive curriculum for NAIFA’s Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow ℠ (LUTCF®) designation.

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The Insurance and Financial Advisors Political Action Committee (IFAPAC) 

IFAPAC’s goal is to help the associations advance the legislative and regulatory interests of the members of NAIFA. While any U.S. citizen can contribute to IFAPAC, only members of local NAIFA associations may be solicited to do so. Contributions must be voluntary. Contributions are not tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.

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Mission statements

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Mission.
The mission of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors is to advocate for a positive legislative and regulatory environment, enhance business and professional skills, and promote the ethical conduct of our members.

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Vision.
The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors protects and promotes the critical role of insurance in a sound financial plan and the essential role provided by our professional agents and advisors.

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Affiliations.
NAIFA's mission is advanced in part through ongoing partnerships with the following organization:The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU), GAMA International, Life Happens (formerly The Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education), The Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), The National Association of Independenet Life Brokerage Agencies (NAILBA), Women in Insurance and Financial Services (WIFS) and LIMRA International.