Protecting Your Online Content and Reputation

Protecting online content

Many people, through personal and professional endeavors, are posting online. Whether it be a creative writing venture, an email to a family or friend, or posting for a blog; you are leaving your digital footprint. So how can you protect your online content? Content theft is rampant on the Internet, so how do you secure your content? When plagiarized, your reputation […]

Life Insurance Sales Grow After First Quarter

Life Insurance Sales Grow After First Quarter

Compared to the prior quarter, sales of life insurance products were higher, lower in individual long term care insurance (LTC) and lower in fixed annuities. Genworth is transitioning to a broader set of competitive product offerings and sales are expected to increase in 2014 from current levels.

The Most Important Things To Know Before Buying Life Insurance

internet shopping for life insurance

A recent study revealed that more than 80% of consumers said they’d use the internet to purchase life insurance, but they also say that doesn’t mean they wish to avoid direct, personal interaction when it comes to answering questions and addressing other concerns. Most respondents to the LIMRA study said that while they will use […]

Life Insurance Rate Hike Denied by Federal Judge

Life Insurance Rate Hike Denied by Federal Judge

A life insurance rate hike was denied by a federal judge who argued the increase, which tripled policyholder’s current premiums, was a contract violation. Policyholders sued Indiana-based Conseco when the company wanted to raise premiums three-fold in 2002. Conseco Investment Failure Causes Rate Hike The rate hike was initiated by Conseco after the company lost […]

Are People Predisposed to Depression?

Are People Predisposed to Depression?

For almost a decade scientists have speculated about the existence of gene that may predispose a person to depression. Now, new research from the University of Michigan may confirm that the gene is linked to the disease.

How The Life Insurance Industry Impacts The Economy

Avoid life insurance mistakes

The life insurance industry provides financial assistance to families experiencing major life events. In 2010, the industry paid $365 billion to policyholders covered by life insurance and annuity policies.