Get tried-and-true tips for tracking down a lost life insurance policy.
Infographic: How your health affects your life insurance policy
We are sorry to be the ones to break the news, but you are not going to live forever. This is one of the many reasons having life insurance is important to y
10 Everyday Things That Cost More Than Term Life Insurance
Adults and parents worry. We worry about our family’s health, safety, financial security and future. But more families need to put their money where their heart is by buying term life insurance. (This is the most affordable type when initially purchased and provides protection for a specific period of time or the “term”.) However, the issue isn’t a matter of hypocrisy, but a lack of research and financial literacy. According to a Life Happens and LIMRA study from this year, 65% of households have not purchased life insurance because they think it’s too costly. To show that this is a common misconception, the study asked Americans to estimate the cost of a 20-year, $250,000 level term life insurance policy for a healthy 30-year-old male. Eight in 10 people overestimated the cost, saying it…
What Gene Wilder's Death Can Teach You About Estate Planning
Gene Wilder, who died Aug 29th at age 83 from complications due to Alzheimer’s disease, kept his illness hidden from most people for at least three years. Is this a common approach? What have you seen in your practice in how to deal with these issues? What are some “red flags” to be watchful of …
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Here are the top 10 most frequently stolen vehicles, as reported by the National Insurance Crime Bureau.
How to Maintain an Air Conditioner
Central air and window conditioners require routine maintenance to keep them operating at peak efficiency. It's important to know how a system's main parts function. Learn to troubleshoot a central air and room conditioner system.
Why don’t property owners have flood insurance?
Despite rising flood risks, less than 7% of homes and high-risk properties are insured for this peril.
What to know about renting and operating a jet ski or boat
Do you plan to rent a boat or Jet Ski this summer? Does your insurance provide coverage?
Why is the teen birth rate falling?
The teen birth rate has been on a steep decline since the early 1990s. What's behind the trend?
Farmland Experts on Why Values Remain High Despite Low Commodity Prices
If you've been frustrated that land values feel artificially high, you're not alone.