10 Reasons to Think About Increasing Life Insurance Coverage

19 Jul

The only constant in life is change. Your life today probably looks a lot different than it did a decade ago. At that time, you may have been in college, moving out of your parents’ house to live on your own. Now, you’re a parent yourself, welcoming a new life into the world. Just as we change over time, so do our needs for life insurance. More>>

How Should I Manage My Disability Insurance Policy

31 May

It’s a good idea to review your disability insurance whenever you experience a big life change. That’s because the need to protect your future income stream becomes more urgent when new people depend on your earnings or you take on (or pay off) debt. Life changes that should trigger a disability insurance review include: More>>

‘I Sure Could Have Used Life Insurance’: 3 True Stories

21 Dec

Life insurance is one of those things—you don’t want to learn how important it is once it’s too late. But that doesn’t mean we know all the right things to do when it comes to getting a policy. Here, three LearnVesters share their stories about life insurance, and how it could have—or did—make all the difference. More>>

Life Insurance Death Benefits

19 Oct

Life insurance comes with a number of advantages. One of the biggest draws is being able to financial support your family members after you pass away. Most life insurance policies include a death benefit, which your beneficiaries receive after your death. That money can be used to cover funeral expenses, repay outstanding debts and replace lost income. More>>

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

12 Oct

2020 has been a powerful reminder that we are all in this together, and our choices and actions have the power to protect the most vulnerable among us in a big way. The same holds true when it comes to breast cancer. By uniting as a community that recognizes the value of all women, we can work ToGetHer to make sure every woman has access to education, screening, treatment, support, and hope, regardless of her circumstances. More>>

I’m Convincing my Fiancé to get Life Insurance Before our Wedding for Four Reasons

31 Aug

After my partner and I got engaged, we finally had some tough financial conversations that had been lingering between us for years. When we dated, we talked about our money situations quite a lot, but never from the perspective of how we’d one day blend our finances or plan for the future. More>>

Children’s Life Insurance Policies have Value

27 Jul
Life insurance for children is not something parents typically think about. But according to Sid Halpern, founder and CEO of Halpern & Associates in Independence and Moreland Hills, and Lee Nathans, account executive at Call Insurance Agency in Columbus, a life insurance policy is a worthwhile investment. There are some very good reasons to consider insuring a child for his or her benefit, Halpern said. More>>

10 Things Life Insurance Beneficiaries Should Know

13 Jul

If you know you’re a beneficiary on a life insurance policy, you have protection for your financial future. Life insurance is often purchased to make sure that family members can pay bills, go to college or even support a family business if the insured person passes away. More>>

Major Life Events and Life Insurance

6 Jul

When it comes to major life events, sometimes you have the luxury of planning things out in a very intentional way. But sometimes you don’t. That uncertainty puts a premium on keeping things up-to-date as part of your normal routine. With life insurance, that means ensuring that your coverage — both the amount and the type — reflect your current situation and wishes. What’s good today may not be tomorrow. More>>