Life Insurance on a Child with Special Needs

Life Insurance on a Child with Special Needs

July 14, 2019

Parents with a special needs child often insure themselves to provide for their child when they have died. A more complicated issue is whether the parents should consider purchasing life insurance on the life of their child to address the possibility that they will outlive their child. Purchasing a life insurance policy ...

Interactive Insurance Planner

Interactive Insurance Planner

June 06, 2019

This interactive planner lets you choose your life stage and family situation to give you insights into how others in similar circumstances benefited from protection they put in place.

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#1 Reason People Don’t Buy Life Insurance and Why They're Wrong

#1 Reason People Don’t Buy Life Insurance and Why They're Wrong

May 23, 2019

“It’s too expensive!” is the common refrain when Americans are asked why they don’t get the life insurance protection they need. But—and it’s a big but—80% overestimate how much it costs.

For the fifth year, Life Happens partnered with LIMRA to produce the Insurance Barometer Study, which looks at consumer tren...

4 Financial Tips to Keep Your Family Safe

4 Financial Tips to Keep Your Family Safe

March 17, 2019

It's tough to get our financial house in order, not because it's especially hard, but because it's... boring? Tedious? The last thing we want to spend time on? To remedy that, here are four tips that you can take on and accomplish:

1. Make sure you have life insurance—or enough of it. ...

Life Insurance 101 (Video)

Life Insurance 101 (Video)

March 11, 2019

Take just two minutes to watch this video on the basics of life insurance. It will help you better understand the role life insurance should play in your financial planning, and a few things to consider when putting this important protection in place for you and your loved ones.

Then let your local agent show ...

Do You Have Enough Life Insurance?

Do You Have Enough Life Insurance?

December 06, 2018

Life insurance is usually last on the list of important-but-necessary items people want to spend money on, because, let’s face it, no one wants to dwell on the circumstances in which it could come in handy. Now, in the wake of the Great Recession, people have even less insurance than before, which leaves families unprepa...