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3 Reasons to Consider Term Life Insurance

3 Reasons to Consider Term Life Insurance

Despite the devastation the pandemic has caused over the past year, perhaps there is a silver lining to be found in COVID-19’s dark clouds. Mortality and financial wellness have been brought into sharp focus, resulting in more people seeking life insurance coverage
What to Expect When You’re Shopping for Life Insurance

What to Expect When You’re Shopping for Life Insurance

Let’s face it: most people don’t get excited about the idea of buying life insurance. But for many, the pandemic has given them pause. A recent survey shows that 45% of younger Americans (ages 22-40) are more likely to buy life insurance today than they were before
5 Things That Cost the Same (or More) as Life Insurance

5 Things That Cost the Same (or More) as Life Insurance

Most people would say their family’s financial security is high on their list of priorities. And yet it’s hard to get excited about budgeting for life insurance. A big part of that hurdle is cost — or, rather, perceived cost. The 2021 Insurance Barometer Study by ...

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Life Insurance Is Only for Final Expenses

Life insurance is there to pay for funeral and burial costs, right? Yes! That’s correct. And many Americans understand that. In fact, it’s the No. 1 reason people state for having life insurance, according to the 2021 Insurance Barometer Study by Life Happens and ...

How to Build Wealth & More With Permanent Life Insurance

Many people know how term life insurance works. But they often don’t know how permanent insurance works.  To refresh, term life insurance provides protection for a specific period of time. This is known as the "term." If you pass away during the term, your loved ...

Kelly Rowland Shares Her Life Insurance “Why”

You may know Kelly Rowland as an award-winning singer, songwriter, producer and humanitarian. But she’s also a mom to two young boys, and this September, she’ll join us as the spokesperson for Life Insurance Awareness Month (LIAM), coordinated by Life Happens, to ...

The American Dream Secured With Life Insurance

May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, a time when we celebrate AAPI voices and stories and highlight how they are woven into our national fabric and the success of our country. At Life Happens, we want to pay tribute to Steven and Ngoc Anh Tang, who knew ...

16 Commonly Misunderstood Insurance Words

Underwriting, premiums, contestability period—terms like these can make insurance words seem like a foreign language.  Fortunately, a good insurance professional can help you make sense of it all. So can the definitions below. We explained them in recognition of ...

Life Insurance Isn’t a Waiting Game

Americans can no longer make excuses for why they haven’t purchased life insurance. According to the 2021 Insurance Barometer Study, those who are uninsured appear to want more convenience in the life insurance process, citing that they haven’t been approached about it (46%), it isn’t offered through their employer (42%), and they haven’t gotten around to it (62%) as reasons they don’t have coverage.

Women and the Life Insurance Gender Gap

Women’s History Month is a time to reflect on women’s many contributions to American life. It’s also a time to gauge how far women have come in achieving true equality.  Many people are aware of the gender pay gap of women earning on average only 82 cents to every ...

5 Myths the Black Community Has About Life Insurance

Financial planner Delvin Joyce has worked hard to dispel myths that the Black community holds about life insurance. The founder and president of Prosperity Wealth Group in Charlotte, N.C., regularly helps members of his local community get coverage. Here are the ...

Join Life Happens’ Twitter Chat for Insure Your Love

Join Life Happens for a Twitter Chat during Insure Your Love month this February. We’ll discuss new data that shows Americans are shifting their priorities and focusing on financial security in response to COVID-19. The pandemic has helped many of us appreciate the

Why Single People Need Life Insurance

Many people wonder if single people need life insurance. It’s easy to believe the answer is “no.” After all, the main purpose of life insurance is to provide cash to your family if you were to pass away. So it seems logical to think you don’t need life insurance if

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