High Stress Levels Can Mean High Life Insurance Premiums

High Stress Levels Can Mean High Life Insurance Premiums

Stress can put you at risk of developing serious health conditions like depression, heart attack and a slew of other diseases. Any of which can cause you to be rated up by a life insurance company and pay more in premiums. According to the CDC, aside from the emotional tension that surrounds stressful events such as fear, anxiety, and sadness, stress can create sleep problems, headaches, back pains, stomach issues as well as trouble concentrating….

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How Weight Affects Life Insurance Rates

How Weight Affects Life Insurance Rates

First the good news: if you’ve picked up a little weight over the winter, chances are your life insurance won’t be too badly affected. Any more than that, then you’ll have to cut the fat, or your insurers will charge you for it.

The bad news is, as a nation, we’re getting fatter. This is a huge problem for the life insurance companies, because obesity leads to a host of other serious health problems.

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