How long should your life insurance policy last?

Written by Cathy on May 19, 2014

There are two main types of life insurance: term life and whole life. With term life insurance, the policy lasts for a set term, usually 10 to 30 years. A whole life policy lasts until the death of the insured … Continue Reading

When is the Right Time to Buy Life Insurance?

Written by Erin El Issa on April 23, 2014
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No one wants to think about the death of themselves or their family members. Unfortunately, it is an inevitability. One way to prepare financially is by purchasing life insurance to cover your funeral costs and help replace your income in … Continue Reading

What is a living trust?

Written by Cathy on April 16, 2014
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A living trust is an estate planning document used to distribute property upon death while avoiding probate court. It is called a “living” trust because it is created while the property owner is alive, rather than upon his or her … Continue Reading

5 Ways To Make Life Insurance More Affordable

Written by Lindsay Meredith on January 16, 2014

It seems like as life goes on, everything gets more expensive. I’m not just talking about the costs of goods and services – moving deeper into your adult years is pricey because you simply have to spend more to hold … Continue Reading

How to Get Cheap Life Insurance

Written by Miranda Marquit on July 2, 2013

Life insurance is a financial product that you get when you want to protect your family from money problems when you pass on. Life insurance can provide peace of mind, as well as financial security. Unfortunately, it can sometimes feel … Continue Reading

Is a Life Insurance Policy Right for Me?

Written by Stephanie Halligan on July 1, 2013

Life insurance isn’t right for everyone. Whether or not you need a life insurance policy will depend on what stage you are in your life. If your family – your spouse, your children or even your elderly parents – depends … Continue Reading

Term Life Insurance vs Whole or Universal Life Insurance

Written by John Krystof on March 13, 2013

Life insurance is a fairly easy concept to understand. If a person dies while covered by a policy, the insurance provider pays a cash amount to beneficiaries, usually family dependents, so they have funds to live on after the death … Continue Reading