Join Us! Whether you are planting the seeds of a new career in financial services or growing an established career to new heights, Women in Insurance & Financial Services brings you the knowledge, the inspiration, the support, the connections, and the innovative ideas you need to succeed.

Imagine the Future! Save the Date for 2014!WIFS is excited to announce we are heading to Orlando, Florida!  Join us October 22nd-25th, 2014 for fantastic workshops, amazing speakers, expert panel discussions and much more!  Mark your calendar now for 2014, you won't want to miss this!  Click here to visit the website, preview the program, check out the exciting conference venue and register today!



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New Management Webinar Series

Managers are raving about the benefit from tuning into live sessions or archived recordings to learn HOW to attract and develop women.  Successful strategies, experience and easy to implement techniques are shared by industry leaders. If you're not yet a member and your curiosity is peaked, click here to listen to session previews.



20 Women in Insurance You Need to Know
8 accomplished WIFS members were included on LifeHealthPRO’s recently released list of “20 Women in Insurance You Need to Know”. Congratulations Daralee Barbera, Jennifer Brase, Susan Combs, Susan Cooper, Michele Lee Fine, Gail Linn, Juli McNeely & WIFS National Acting President, Angelia Shay! Click here for the complete list and find out why they made the top 20!

WIFS featured on InsuranceForums.net - WIFS was thrilled to be highlighted by InsuranceForums.net in “The Association Profile Series”. The article spread the word about our mission as a 1,000 member, 76 year old association dedicated to attracting, developing and advancing women in the industry. WIFS association leadership was interviewed and provided exciting details about our purpose and plans for the future.
Click here to read the full article!



Angelia Shay, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF, Acting National President, recently represented WIFS when interviewed by "Virginia This Morning". WIFS was highlighted as the only national organization devoted to helping women succeed in the insurance and financial services industry, and praised for encouraging women to focus on the industry as a fast-growing career.
Click here to watch the interview!
Click here for a recent article on Angelia in Richmond Times Dispatch!


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August 2014 Newsletter! Get the latest WIFS news, including: upcoming national conference details, the 2015 Slate of Board Nominations, mentorship news, member benefits, and more! 
Click here for full newsletter PDF!
Click here to view past issues.



WIFS Featured in the GAMA International Journal
The results are in! WIFS Industry Survey was recently highlighted by GAMA International Journal in the captivating article, “Women in Financial Services: How to Succeed in Business.”The article discusses key information learned from over 800 female professionals, evaluating what factors contribute to the success of women. Click here to read the full article.


Corporate partners
Strong Partnerships and Supportive Sponsorships: Partners for Excellence and Sponsors make a statement about their dedication to supporting and empowering women in the insurance and financial industries by supporting our organization. Click here to learn about becoming a WIFS Partner for Excellence. Click here to learn how to become a Sponsor.  









On film: Is a career in financial services right for you? In this brief video, WIFS members discuss why this is a great career for women, what to consider when starting out, how to succeed in the industry, and how WIFS can support you in meeting your goals.




Contact Us

Women in Insurance & Financial Services
136 Everett Road
Albany, New York 12205
E -mail: office@wifsnational.org
Phone: 518.694.5506
Fax: 518.935.9232

Toll Free: 866.264.9437 (WIFS)

Recruitment and Solicitation Statement

WIFS operates in a spirit of cooperation and mutual respect, and request that all members and sponsors honor this policy by refraining from using our membership directory or soliciting members for recruiting purposes.

Use of the WIFS Member Directory for solicitation, marketing, recruiting, advertising or self-promotion is expressly forbidden and is in violation of the WIFS Recruitment Policy. Abuse of the WIFS Member Directory will result in immediate suspension of membership. 

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