Insurance for Workers Overseas in High-risk Professions

Insurance for Workers Overseas in High-risk Professions

Whether you’re headed to Haiti as a volunteer helping to restore the earthquake-ravaged country, or to Iraq as an employee rebuilding its infrastructure, or even off the shores of Somalia as ship crewmember and scuba diving adventurist, you or your boss will most likely be looking at higher premiums — if you can get life insurance at all.

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How Does Obesity Affect Our Nation’s Military?

How Does Obesity Affect Our Nation’s Military?

Reports show that many Americans are too unhealthy or overweight to qualify for the military, ultimately causing a concern for national security. One report showed that between 2006 and 2011, around 62,000 recruits, who showed up to enlist, failed their entrance physicals due to weight issues. The report also showed that one-quarter of all Americans between the ages of 17 and 24 were too overweight to enlist.

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Need-To-Know Life Insurance Facts for Military Members and Vets

Need-To-Know Life Insurance Facts for Military Members and Vets

On the last Monday in May of each year, Memorial Day honors American military personnel who gave their lives for their country, and because a member of the armed forces can be deployed at a moment’s notice, securing his or her family’s financial future can be an added challenge.

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VA increases life insurance premiums effective July 1st

VA increases life insurance premiums effective July 1st

In order to secure the foundation and financial growth of the VA group life insurance program, both SGLI and VGLI plans will experience a premium increase.

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Life insurance for servicemembers becomes more affordable

Life insurance for servicemembers becomes more affordable

Servicemember’s Group Life Insurance, or SGLI, is a program of low-cost group life insurance for service men and women that works in conjunction with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Every service member is gratitude life insurance while in service.

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