• Join NAIFA Illinois and Invest in Yourself. Register through the secure Web server of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. You will be guided through a simple application process that enrolls you as a member of the Illinois Association of Insurance and Finacial Advisors which automatically includes a membership in NAIFA. Join Online.
  • NAIFA Illinois members share reasons for joining NAIFA. Watch video.
  • For more information on why you should join, please visit our "Frequently Asked Questions" section.

Member Benefits

  • NAIFA Illinois offers a full suite of member benefits. Whatever you're looking for - great sales and marketing ideas, professional development, education and training programs, networking opportunities, discounts on business products and services, or the opportunity to get involved in NAIFA's advocacy efforts - NAIFA gives you the edge you need to get ahead and stay ahead. NAIFA Membership is an Investment in YOU! By becoming a NAIFA member, you gain exclusive access to resources and information that can enhance your sales skills, grow your professional network, and build your practice.

  • Read more About Us: Who We Are, Mission Statement, The David F. Hocker Memorial Scholarship, The Eric Ekstrom Grant, Foundation... Meet our Officers and Directors. Learn more about NAIFA benefits in our "Why Join" FAQs section.

NAIFA IL Partners

Kaplan Financial Education
NAIFA IL Partners with Kaplan to offer discounted professional designation and education programs. As NAIFA is evolving, so is Kaplan, both with a passion for education and success in the insurance and financial services industry. Kaplan leads the industry with the most study tools, delivery methods, and reporting available from any single provider, including self-study, live classroom, and online options. Learn more HERE!

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Sales Activity Management
Sales Activity Management, Inc. is the only provider of paper and digital activity management solutions in the world to build your business including the SAM Planners (over 1 Million sold) and SAM Suite®, the new web/app based sales tool designed to help you Set Goals, Keep Score and Achieve more! 

Sales Activity Management isn’t just a company built on American ideals, it is a concept with biblical roots (WE REAP WHAT WE SOW) and a strategy for goal achievement that we pioneered to make a difference in the financial services industry. Our mission continues.

90-Day Sales
The financial and insurance industry is more commoditized than ever before. Come learn how to master the 5-habits of highly effective salespeople tied to daily virtual training and weekly live coaching.  A plan should be “easy on paper” and your business should almost be “boring” if you have the right structures in place.  For over a decade, Dr. Bruce Lund has trained thousands of professionals all over the country. Watch the information webinar video for details.

Professional Development and Education

Leadership In Life Institute (LILI)
Excellent leadership is most often delivered by highly effective people. The Leadership in Life Institute (LILI) offers an extensive curriculum that allows you to enhance and expand the skills that make you an effective leader within your association, your industry and your community. By applying the lessons learned through LILI, you will increase productivity, efficiency, effectiveness and overall life satisfaction. Become the best leader you can be by participating in a LILI program offered by your state association. Download the LILI Candidate Application (pdf) and the NAIFA Illinois Foundation David F. Hocker Memorial Award Scholarship Application.


The NAIFA Career Center is a great source for companies that are looking for the ideal candidate or for the job that will take an insurance and financial professional to the next level of success. 

- NEW PROGRAM: Now is the Time to get your CRPC Designation! Certified Retirement Planning Counselor® Program (download Word doc)
- E & O
- Preferred Provider Program 
- Professional Programs 
- Professional Practice Tools and Tips  
- NAIFA Networks 
- NAIFA Speaker Center