Sean Hanson

Sean Hanson is the Director of Operations for the nonprofit Council for Disability Awareness. His primary responsibilities are marketing, communications and administration. Prior to joining the CDA in 2012, Sean previously worked in other nonprofit marketing and communications roles, and for the last two years has served on the organizing committee for the American Marketing Association’s annual Nonprofit Marketing Conference. A native of the UK, Sean lives in Westfield, MA with his wife and two daughters.

August 26, 2015

Critical Illness Insurance—What You Need to Know

Critical illness insurance pays you a lump-sum cash amount if you are diagnosed with any one of the critical illnesses covered by your policy, even if you make a full recovery. Disability insurance on the other hand pays you a regular payout when you’re ill or hurt and can’t work. It protects your income from the very real possibility you’ll become disabled for a period of time during your career, whether due to injury or illness.

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