Consumers should consider several things before replacing their life insurance policies, such as their current insurability. In fact, the Illinois Department of Insurance provides a detailed list of considerations to take into account.Read More
Those heading back to the workforce from retirement may be able to invest their earnings in a life insurance policy.Read More
Participating in extreme sports or having a dangerous hobby may satisfy a thrill-seeker’s need for a good rush. But, it will dramatically decrease their chance of getting an affordable life insurance rate. It is expected that they will pay two to three times more in life insurance than someone who lives a less dangerous life.Read More
The decision of whether or not to purchase a life insurance policy should be weighed as heavily as other long-term financial investments, because the decision will affect those you leave behind.Read More
It’s called a “life settlement” and it’s one way seniors can cash in on their life insurance policies. Those who no longer want to pay premiums or have any need for the coverage are often able to demand higher prices when selling their life insurance to an investor rather than their insurance company. Policies sold by those approaching the end of their lives are particularly valuable, according to a recent report by NBC.Read More
Despite uncertainties in politics and the economy – and low interest rates – the U.S. life insurance industry continues to remain strong if faced with an uncertain future. A report from Moody’s, Life Insurance Industry – US: 2017 Outlook: Low Interest Rates, Business Shifts Changes Outlook to Negative, while it predicts some potentially tough times for insurers, it does include some good news for families looking towards life insurance to protect their loved ones. The report…Read More
There are many benefits associated with getting a life insurance policy as a young adult.
One main benefit to purchasing life insurance at an early age is price. When a person is young and healthy they are likely to get a less-expensive quote on their life insurance policy.Read More
Life insurance should only be purchased after consumers understand their financial situations and consider changes the future may hold.Read More
Financial planning requires more than just diligently putting money away in a savings account and living a frugal lifestyle. Those who are serious about their financial well-being would be wise to invest their money in various retirement accounts and life insurance. Having a range of investments can help ensure financial security.
Data from Fidelity Investments shows that while some people are being smart with their finances and putting money away in 401(k) accounts, others are actually borrowing against them.Read More
Purchasing an annuity is one way to protect against longevity risk in your retirement.
This risk occurs when individuals approach the end of their savings long before the end of their life. Annuities and other risk-pooling options may help them accumulate nearly 50 percent more than they would on their own, according to the American Academy of Actuaries.Read More