GUIDELINES

  1. Be direct and quickly building an idea that the reader is in need of your product or service. Provide your details immediately and clearly, add a strong sales presentation that shortly explains the benefits of our service. Encourage the reader to check the reference materials that you put together with the letter, this will help you make a successful sale.
  2. Get the reader's attention as quickly as possible by telling him or her the reasons why he or she is in need of an insurance policy.
  3. Explain the included details, the type of the insurance policy that you are selling or urging him or her to raise his or her coverage.
  4. Communicate well your interest in helping him or her and ask for a reply.

SAMPLE LETTER

[Senders Name]
[Address line]
[State, ZIP Code]

[Letter Date]

[Recipients Name]
[Address line]
[State, ZIP Code]

[Subject: Normally bold, summarizes the intention of the letter] -Optional-


Dear [Recipients Name],

We are happy that you are enjoying a healthy mind and body today. We understand that there is nothing more important than your health condition in ensuring that you have a bright future ahead of you.

But we also want you to know that being healthy is not always as constant and steady as you think it might be. There's a chance that tomorrow, next month or even next year, you might succumb to illness or get in an accident.

You need to be prepared.

We encourage you to sign up for the health policy we offer here at Belle Insurance. We provide affordable rates and give our clients numerous benefits to enjoy. We also give you the freedom to pick your hospital and doctor of choice.

If you're interested, give me a call at 333-3333, so I can provide you more details about this.

Remember it's best to be prepared. Call us now.

Sincerely,

[Senders Name]
[Senders Title] -Optional-

[Enclosures: number] - Optional -
cc: [Name of copy recipient] - Optional -

Sales letter to potential clients to buy health insurance.

Further things to consider when writing direct marketing letters to clients

Direct Marketing Letters

Direct marketing letters are letters written to persuade the recipients to purchase products or services in the absence of salespersons. If drafted correctly, direct marketing letters can be one of the most effective marketing tools for your business. They have been used by businesses to cut the cost of advertising and to inform their loyal customers about discounts and special offers. In most cases, they usually advertise single service or product line, especially one that is considered to generate great profit to the business. Direct marketing letters allow you to reach prospective customers and generate business.

Direct marketing letters should be sweet and to the point. Begin the letter with a provocative idea that captures the recipient's attention and makes him/her want to keep reading. Clearly state the top benefits of the product or service you are selling, giving practical and real life examples. If necessary, include testimonials from customers who have used the product or service. Write in a conversational style and use short paragraphs. Use an active voice too and interesting phrases that encourage the recipient to continue reading. Conclude the letter with a strong statement or argument that compels the recipient to respond or take the necessary action.

Letters to Clients

Letters to clients are letters a person or organization writes to other people and/or organizations that benefit from the senders' products or professional services. These could be welcome letters to welcome the clients to the organization, introduction letters to introduce a product or service to the clients, or thank-you letters to appreciate clients for their continued support. They could also be response letters to respond to clients' queries or inform letters to notify the clients of important matters like discounts on products and services, relocation of offices, etc. Basically, a letter to a client can be just about anything, as long as whatever you are communicating is business-related.

Letters to clients are business letters, and therefore, they should be formal and professional. Start the letter with a proper salutation. Clearly state the purpose of your letter. If a client is required to take a certain urgent action, make sure to specify exactly what he/she is supposed to do. Be brief and straightforward and avoid adding irrelevant details. Close the letter by warmly inviting the recipient to respond or to take the necessary action. Sign the letter and provide your contact details. Print the letter on the company's letterhead.

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