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Disability Insurance Policy Forms 0100, 1200, 2100, 1400,1500, 1600, 3100 , 3200, 4100 and 4200 are underwritten and issued by Berkshire Life Insurance Company of America, Pittsfield, MA, a wholly owned stock subsidiary of The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, (Guardian), New York, N.Y. Policy forms AH55-A and NC56-A, are issued by Guardian. This policy provides only disability insurance. This policy does not provide basic hospital, basic medical, major medical insurance, or any other service as defined by the New York State Insurance Department. For policy forms 1400, 1500, or 1600, the expected benefit ratio is 50% (including NY 1400). For policy forms 1400-F, 1500-F, or 1600 F, the predicted benefit ratio is 60% in the state of New York only. The predicted benefit ratio is the amount of future premiums that the company expects to give back as benefits, when averaged over all people using these policy forms respectively. These offerings and product availability may vary depending on the state.

Mental and/or substance-related disorders limitation is included on all policies issued to anesthesiologists/anesthetists, pain management physicians, nurse anesthetists, and emergency room physicians, and has a twenty-four month duration. California and Florida have limitations which applies to all new policies. A policy issued with a future increase option or future purchase option where the policy from which the option is exercised does not contain such a limitation. The state of Vermont does not apply such a limitation to any policies, regardless of occupation.

The information provided on this web page is not tax or legal advice and should not be construed as such. For your specific situation please consult your legal or tax advisor.

Steve Crawford is a Registered Representative of Park Avenue Securities LLC (PAS), 7 Hanover Square, New York, NY 10004. Securities products and services offered through PAS, 1-888-600-4667. Financial Balance Group LLC & Disability Insurance Quotes are not affiliates or subsidiaries of PAS.

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Steven L. Crawford is a licensed agent in every state of The United States including Washington DC. California - 0D07207, Massachusetts - 1634963, Minnesota - IN-20275011, Florida -D058455, New York - LA-927090, New Jersey - IP-0089627, Texas - 1078622, Ohio - 572856, Pennsylvania - 17546. The information on this site is intended for the residents of The United States. The associates of Financial Balance Group LLC & Disability Insurance Quotes are licensed to sell life and health insurance in all 50 states. To find out if your agent is licensed in your state, please contact Steve Crawford at 888-513-2300.

Links to other sites are for your convenience in locating related information and services. This agency, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian) and Park Avenue Securities, LLC(PAS) do not maintain these other sites and have no control over the organizations that maintain the sites or the information, products or services these organizations provide. Although this agency, Guardian and PAS believe that the information from these organizations is reliable, we cannot guarantee completeness or suitability for any purpose. Accordingly, this Agency, Guardian and PAS expressly disclaim any responsibility for the content, the accuracy of the information or the quality of products or services provided by the organizations that maintain these sites. This Agency, Guardian and PAS do not recommend or endorse these organizations or their products or services in any form.

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General. The statements and provisions involving this web page henceforth form a legal contract between you, the user, and Financial Balance Group, LLC. Defined as the "Terms of Use" such language establishes the parameters by which you the user may use this web page and any other services or applications owned by Financial Balance Group, LLC. All references to "web page" refers to the contents and services of this web page. All references to the "user" is any person directly or indirectly accessing this web page or its Applications. By proceeding to use this web page you agree to the terms herein including all conditions expressly requiring acceptance of these terms.

The statements and provisions involving this web page henceforth form a legal contract between you, the user, and Financial Balance Group, LLC. Defined as the "Terms of Use" such language establishes the parameters by which you the user may use this web page and any other services or applications owned by Financial Balance Group, LLC. All references to "web page" refers to the contents and services of this web page. All references to the "user" is any person directly or indirectly accessing this web page or its Applications. By proceeding to use this web page you agree to the terms herein including all conditions expressly requiring acceptance of these terms.

NOTE: THE FOLLOWING TERMS OF USE AGREEMENT CONTAINS AN ARBITRATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROVISION ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONTENT AND FUNCTIONS OF THIS web page. THESE PROVISIONS AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS AS A USER OF THIS web page AND ALSO SERVES AS A CLASS ACTION WAIVER IN REGARDS TO DISPUTES WITH FINANCIAL BALANCE GROUP, LLC.

Site content. Financial Balance Group, LLC reserves the right to update and or change the contents of this web page without notice to its users. Financial Balance Group, LLC does not assert the complete accuracy, authenticity, or completeness of the content on this web page to you, the user. web pages that may be accessed through the use of this web page are separate entities from this site and are independent from Financial Balance Group, LLC. Any reference or link to other web pages on this web page shall not be construed by you, the user, as an endorsement of any kind in regards to said web pages.

Use of the Site. Financial Balance Group, LLC does not intend to provide any advice via the contents of this web page in regards to insurance, legal advice, investment, finance, retirement planning, tax, or other areas of counsel which may be construed by the user as such. This web page does not include any professional advice. The user should do his/her own research, or seek professional advice, when making decisions involving the areas listed above. Financial Balance Group, LLC along with its employees, agents, representatives, and the creators of this web page, are not liable or responsible for any damages or harm suffered in association with the contents of this web page and its usage. This includes all direct, indirect, special, third party, or consequential damages. Previous premium costs are not a reference or predictor for future costs and any references to expected premium costs are to be used as a historical reference only. There is no content on this web page that indicates Financial Balance Group, LLC is offering to sell or soliciting for an offer to buy any insurance product or service. The use of this site is at the users own risk, and products or services are subject to the express terms of the appropriate agreements.

Do Not Rely on This Website for Your Insurance or Financial Decisions. This web page and the content therein is to be used for informational purposes only and should not be construed to be an offer to buy or sell any product or service. It is recommend that you seek outside financial insurance and financial advice as well as conduct your own independent research before you make any decisions.

WARRANTY DISCLAIMER. Financial Balance Group, LLC gives no warranties in regards to its contents, including those that may be construed as express or implied by any user of this web page. This web page strives to provide accurate and up to date information to the best of its ability, the use of this web page is done so at the risk of the user. Financial Balance Group, LLC is not responsible for any information that may become inaccurate or out of date and holds no duty to correct inaccuracies or false information within its content. By using this web page, the user agrees to operate it "as is" while also waiving any representation of a warranty in regards to the sites content. Financial Balance Group, LLC disclaims all warranties to the maximum capacity based on the governing jurisdiction.

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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. The user agrees that by using this web page you absolve Financial Balance Group, LLC or any of its third party providers from liability in regards to any claim made by you in connection with these parties. Claims brought by you that involve, but are not limited to, contracts, tort, or statutory provisions, are hereby waived in regards to Financial Balance group, LLC"s liability. Damages such as, but not limited to, punitive, exemplary, incidental, restitution, rehabilitative, or consequential, shall not be collectible under this waiver of liability applicable by the use of this site. If Financial Balance Group, LLC or its third party affiliates know of such possibility of damages the liability is still waived on their behalf. Any issue of breach, default, loss of profit, or negligence is hereby also waived in regards to Financial Balance Group, LLC and its third party providers by your use of this web page.

Intellectual Property. All written, visual, and graphic, content contained within this web page is protected under copyright laws. Financial Balance Group, LLC does not give permission to any person or entity to copy, reissue, reproduce, or republish any content found within this site without prior written consent from Financial Balance Group, LLC. Names, visual images, writings, and other such content may be registered or unregistered trademarks of Financial Balance Group, LLC and is not an implied license to any outside party for their use.

Indemnity. By using this web page you agree that you do not hold Financial balance Group, LLC or any of its corresponding employees, officers, agents, or affiliates liable for costs, liabilities, damages, or expenses and indemnify us from any claim arising from: (i) the demand of a third party that the use of this web page violates applicable law; (ii) any liability in regards to copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property, including that of the rights of a third party; (iii) any breach involving representation or breach of warranty within these terms.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION AND ARBITRATION; CLASS ACTION WAIVER. PLEASE READ THIS CAREFULLY. IT AFFECTS YOUR RIGHTS. Any actions between you, the user, and Financial Balance Group, LLC shall be solely resolved through the means of the Circuit or District Court of Montgomery County, Maryland, without the ability for a class action option. The right to arbitration is waived by the use of this web page and or its contents. By using this web page the user agrees that resolution in the state of Maryland, at the appropriate forum of either the Circuit Court (50 Maryland Ave, Rockville, MD 20850) or District Court (191 E Jefferson St, Rockville, MD 20850) of Montgomery County is the sole course of action for any issues arising between the user, and Financial Balance Group, LLC. The user agrees that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the state of Maryland and also hereby waives the right to a jury trial and arbitration by using this web page.

Class Action Waiver. Absent a specific consenting agreement with Financial Balance Group, LLC, such arbitration must be limited to only one claim and is not subject to the addition of third party claims. The arbitrator may not hear multiple party claims, including but not limited to class action claims, consolidated action, or private attorney general actions. Arbitration must consist of one claim and one claimant only.

Severability. In the event that any clause contained within this Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable, that clause, and that clause alone, will be severed from this provision. The remainder of the Terms of Use will continue to hold full effect unless the Class Action Waiver clause is found to be unenforceable, thereby terminating the enforceability of the entire provision and creating the need to decide the dispute in a court of law.

Continuation. Upon ceasing activity with Financial Balance Group, LLC the terms and conditions expressed herein shall be binding and controlling under any dispute that may arise. If Financial Balance Group, LLC makes any change, other than a change to the notice address, you, the user, may reject changes to this provision activated after your usage. The language present at the time the usage occurred will be controlling in case of a dispute.

Changes. Financial Balance Group, LLC may change the content of its web page at its own discretion including these Terms of Use and any conditions therein without prior notice. All superseding, actual, or implied terms and conditions are included in this right. It is at the user's discretion, and Financial Balance Group, LLC"s advisement that you, the user, continue to monitor this sites terms and conditions for any changes. The use of this website is an express acceptance of any changes to previous terms in this agreement which become active upon posting.

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Children. This web page deals strictly with those over the age of eighteen (18). At no point does Financial Balance Group, LLC voluntarily gather any data from those under the age of eighteen (18) through the use of its website. By using this web page you agree to the Terms of Use and stipulate you are eighteen (18) years of age or older.

United States Only. The services provided via this web page are intended for the sole use and or sale to persons in the United States. No person in any other country or jurisdiction where such use and or sale could take place against law or regulation that would subject Financial Balance Group, LLC to any further action beyond its United States obligations may use these services.

Termination. By using this web page you agree that your usage may be restricted or terminated at any time at the sole discretion of Financial Balance Group, LLC. This restriction and termination right comes without the need for notice of restriction or termination and carries no liability on the part of Financial Balance Group, LLC.

Miscellaneous. These Terms of Use are the controlling legal contract overcoming all other agreements or understandings based on the whole, in part, or separate from these conditions. No condition under these terms may be waived unless authorized by prior written consent by the party or parties in control of the term or clause. If a term within these conditions is found to be unenforceable by an appropriate court of proper jurisdiction, such invalidity will apply to that term and that term only, with no affect in regards to the rest of these provisions. The invalidated term will be severed from this provision, and the rest of the terms within this Terms of Use agreement will be enforceable as a whole.

Assignment of Rights. All rights held by Financial Balance Group, LLC may be transferred or delegated at our own discretion. Obligations under these Terms of Use are fully transferable by Financial Balance Group, LLC but not for you, the user. You may not delegate or transfer any obligations under these Terms of Use to a third party without Financial Balance Group, LLC"s express written consent.

No Construction of Agreement in Favor of Either Party. Both Financial Balance Group, LLC and you, the user, agree that no rule of construction will be applicable to either party. This express term prevents any disadvantage to either party and shall not negatively affect the party responsible for preparing these terms.

Governing Law. The terms and conditions expressed forth here shall be viewed in accordance with laws of the state of Maryland and the Federal Arbitration Act disregarding the conflicts of law provisions. The rights of Financial Balance Group, LLC and you the user shall survive any termination of these terms.

Force Majeure. Financial Balance Group, LLC and any third party providers will not be held liable for non-compliance with its obligations under these provisions for any reason including where such non-compliance has arisen either directly or indirectly from:

  • Acts of God (Storms, flood, fire, earthquake, hurricane, tornado)
  • Industrial strikes, acts of war, terrorism, explosion, sabotage, accident of any kind
  • Any other circumstances beyond the reasonable control of Financial Balance Group, LLC

Non-Commercial Use. This web page is intended for personal use and may not be used in any capacity involving commercial business, planning, or other endeavors, except those expressly approved by Financial Balance Group, LLC in writing.

 
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