Women Undervalue Their Impact On Family Fiscal Health

Women Undervalue Their Impact On Family Fiscal Health

Whether they work inside or outside the home, women contribute to their family’s economic well being. Unfortunately, many of them undervalue their contributions and don’t consider what will happen to their survivors when they die. According to the Insurance Information Institute, 43 percent of adult women have no life insurance. Even those that are insured have insufficient coverage, carrying roughly one-fourth of the amount that would likely be needed by their life insurance policies’ beneficiaries….

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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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Why life insurance is beneficial for stay-at-home moms

Why life insurance is beneficial for stay-at-home moms

Many women are behind in purchasing life insurance policies. Nearly one-third of women have not purchased a life insurance policy and two-thirds of women who own a life insurance policy believe they have not purchased sufficient coverage, according to the Money Times.

Women should consider purchasing a life insurance policy if their families depend on their income, whether in part or in full. It is always best to plan for the worst in order to prevent financial hardships in the face of a sudden death.

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