Life Insurance

The "Whole" Enchilada: Whole Life Insurance

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Life insurance is often thought of in terms of its ability to replace lost income or to pay debts in case of an unexpected or early death. But the whole life version has its own benefits.

Housekeeping: Life insurance edition

Housekeeping: Life insurance edition

While you’re tidying up your closet you may just stumble upon your life insurance policy. Before you put it back, it’s a good idea to make sure your policy is doing the job you intended. Here’s what you should look for to ensure your policy is still meeting your needs.

Life insurance terms to know: Getting to know your policy

Life insurance terms to know

Even if you've had life insurance for years, you may be oblivious—or at least rusty—about some of the terms that pop up in relation to your policy. If you think it's time for a review of your own policy, we've put together a handy glossary

Questions To Ask About Life Insurance

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To simplify the understanding of life insurance and streamline the way in which people buy this important financial tool, here are some important questions to guide you through the decision and purchasing process. 

Term Life Insurance Policies-What You Should Know

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Term life insurance is more common when people are younger and have a smaller income and less financial responsibilities. It is an affordable way to make sure loved ones are financially secure in the event of an unexpected death.

Choosing Your Term Life Policy - What You Should Know

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Choosing which of these policy types is right for you depends on your personal circumstances and may change over time.

What Would Life Insurance Cost For A Superhero?

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Some of those larger-than-life figures live some pretty risky lives – would they be able to get life insurance? We analyzed five of our favorite superhero movies to find out just how risky their professions are.

To Term or not to Term – That is the Question

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In order to answer this question, we should first understand the main differences between these two basic types of insurance plans.

Why Buying Life Insurance is Better Than Crowdfunding

Why Life Insurance is Better Than Crowdfundi

If you feel like you've noticed a serious uptick in crowdfunding requests, especially when it comes to covering personal expenses, you're certainly not imagining it.  Learn why taking out a life insurance policy -- not crowdfunding -- is the right move. 

The Cost of Life Insurance Isn't as Much as You Think

Why the Cost of Life Insurance Isn't as Much as You Might Think

Most Americans overestimate the cost of insurance. Fortunately, life insurance is not as expensive as many believe. Before you start getting insurance quotes, we thought it would be helpful for you to understand the real cost of life insurance.

The Benefits of Return of Premium Term Life Insurance

Protect Your Loved Ones: The Benefits of Return of Premium Term Life Insurance

As a parent, you want to make sure your children and the rest of your family members are taken care of if something happens to you. That's why you're looking into your life insurance options and trying to figure out which type of policy is the best fit for you and your children's future. 

Individual vs. Group Life Insurance Policies

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Although there are perks to life insurance that is provided through the workplace, many individuals will outgrow their group life coverage, sometimes without even realizing it. Learn about some key benefits to owning an individual life insurance policy.

Top 10 Reasons Why Millennials Need Whole Life Insurance

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It's understandable to think you don't need life insurance when you're young and healthy. But, in reality, you have many good reasons to purchase life insurance at this point in your life.

Protect Your Family Through Life's Uncertainties

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If nothing else, recent news headlines have made it very clear that life changes in an instant. This serves as a tough reminder that life is full of uncertainties, making it very difficult to make decisions about a future that has yet to be realized, with one exception--life insurance.

Think Stay-at-Home Parents Don't Need Life Insurance?

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There is one group that is largely overlooked: stay-at-home moms and dads. Life insurance for the stay-at-home parent is often questioned but actually very important for a family unit. Let's take a deeper look into the benefits of a stay-at-home parent having a life insurance policy.