Life Insurance Increasingly Available to Breast Cancer Survivors

30 Oct

In more than 50 years in the insurance business, one of the most interesting developments I’ve seen is the increased availability of life insurance to breast cancer survivors. In the past, purchasing life insurance for anyone that had survived cancer was often fiscally prohibitive, but thanks to substantial advancements in treatment and screening, we’ve seen the number of breast cancer survivors that can obtain life insurance rise significantly. More >>

Let My Breast Cancer Story Be a Wake Up Call for You

16 Oct

I was diagnosed with noninvasive breast cancer in the spring of 2009 and it came as a complete surprise. I have no family history and I was 41 at the time—relatively young for a breast cancer diagnosis.

I was scared. As a financial professional, I have often faced such crossroads with clients. Now it was my turn. More >>