Life in the military is all about the unexpected. You, and your family, never know what each day may bring. As many service members and their families quickly become aware of, there is often very little you can plan on in the military. There is at least one important exception, however. Service members can plan […]
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Many people obtain life insurance through their employer. But what happens if your employer is the military? The good news is you have benefits from them, too. Servicemembers group life insurance, or SGLI benefits, are life insurance policies made available to basically all members of the U.S. military. You’ve probably been introduced to your SGLI benefits […]
Every year, new life insurance statistics get published as the life insurance industry evaluates how it is evolving into the future. This is especially important in determining how its effectiveness has changed, both with individual consumers and companies alike, and it allows us to see through facts, figures and statistics exactly what has improved, and […]
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The most current Life Insurance Statistics and Facts are now live for this year. Click here to view it. Each year, the life insurance industry publishes life insurance statistics to get a snapshot of how the industry is moving, changing, and progressing. Each year presents itself with new problems to overcome, whether it be strictly within the […]
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For certain persons and groups, life insurance is made available in different ways. CPA’s are one of those groups. Many times, an offering of insurance through member organizations make sense, but not always. With life insurance, you may actually have much more variety, a chance at lower premiums, and even more flexibility in policy options by […]
As a life insurance specialists, we speak with many individuals every day who are ecstatic about the rate they got, and just as many who are floored. For those who are disappointed, we’re always asked something to the tune of, “But how can the insurance company charge me so much?!” Usually it’s a health issue, a mix […]
Below you’ll find a complete glossary of life insurance terms, from a simple life insurance definition to more advanced terms you may hear or read on this site. If there is a term missing or you would like greater clarification, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Life Insurance – a contract between a person and an […]
For any American looking to purchase their first, or even subsequent, life insurance policy, choosing the right amount isn’t a black and white decision. There are many things to consider, especially when there are dependents, a business, or even an estate to properly plan for. Life insurance death benefits can range from $5,000 up to […]