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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 ...
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 ...
Life Insurance Is Only for Final Expenses

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

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

8 Small Steps Toward Financial Protection

About half of all Americans make New Year’s resolutions. Along with exercising more and eating better, many people aim to get a better handle on their finances.  If you’re in that camp, we’re here to help. Here are some surefire steps to create a more financially ...

What to Know About Life Insurance for Diabetics

Many people falsely believe that life insurance for diabetics doesn’t exist. In reality, there are quite a few life insurance options for the 34.2 million Americans who have diabetes. While diabetes remains a health challenge for many, it is still very possible to ...

Life Insurance From Your Employer Usually Isn’t Enough

Life insurance from your employer is a valued benefit for millions of American workers.  Employer life insurance is a form of group life insurance that’s offered to you and your coworkers. It’s typically a set dollar amount at smaller companies and a multiple of ...

3 Reasons to Give Life Insurance a Second Look

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed so much of our world, from day-to-day activities to long-range plans. But one thing hasn’t changed: the need for life insurance. If you have put off getting it—or more of it—here are three reasons to take a closer look now. 1. ...

10 Ways to Make Affordable Life Insurance a Reality

Many people are looking to trim expenses during these uncertain times. Perhaps life insurance is one area where you’re looking to economize. If so, the good news is that there are quite a few ways to get affordable life insurance. (Or to save on the coverage you ...

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