First Command Reports: Military Families Keep Buying Permanent Life Insurance

11 Nov

First Command’s tenth annual life insurance survey reveals that 86 percent of middle-class military families (commissioned officers and senior NCOs in pay grades E-5 and above with household incomes of at least $50,000) own some form of permanent life coverage. That’s a record high, up from 83 percent last year. And 64 percent of those without permanent life coverage say they are likely to consider buying a policy for themselves or someone in their household. 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>>