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Evaluating the reasons behind a desire to purchase life insurance on a child can be helpful with the question "does it make sense?" If you are protecting against future un-insurability, it's hard to argue an alternative solution.
Disability insurance can be a confusing topic – how much coverage, which definition of disability, elimination period…But with each working adult having a 30% chance of being disabled during his/her career, it’s crucial to understand disability insurance and how it can help you make ends meet if you become disabled.
Making the correct financial decisions in your 40s can have important ramifications on the success of your long-term and retirement plans.
Anyone with a pet knows that veterinary care can be costly, especially when faced with a more serious illness. Enter pet insurance – providing pet owners with the means to provide care for their furry friends in the event of illness. We’ve outlined the basics of pet insurance, along with things to consider when deciding if it’s a good purchase for you and your pet.
If a visitor falls at your home or an accident occurs with your car resulting in serious damages, will your insurance cover all the costs? It depends. Your homeowner and auto policies provide for liability coverage.
When contemplating a pregnancy or an adoption, be sure to understand your employment benefits. Parental leave policies and insurance benefits can cover associated costs as well as provide income while you are away from work.
If you are 65 years old, you have a 70% chance of needing long-term care. Can you afford $90,000 per year? If not, you may want to include LTC insurance in your financial plan. Or, you can take the chance of being in the lucky 30%!
Whether it's a classic or antique car, it's more than just a vehicle to you - it's likely your prized possession. Do you know what if your prize is properly insured? We break down the types and features of specialty car insurance.
Everyone from Indiana knows that the season between fall and spring isn’t winter…It’s Pothole Season! And with it comes the potential for damage to your car. If you’ve found yourself unable to dodge the craters during your daily commute, what can be done? Insurance might cover the pothole damage to your car, but it could come at a cost. We’ve outlined what you need to know if you’ve fallen prey to the dreaded pothole!
If your bank or brokerage firm failed, do you know what would happen to your money and investments? Thankfully, FDIC and SIPC insurance is there to protect you and your savings, but only up to a specified amount. Find out just how much you’re covered!
You lose something of value and your first question is “is it covered?” Insurance polices provide a limited amount for such losses, but generally not enough to cover expensive items. To be fully reimbursed, what do you do?
If you are a boating enthusiast, it is important for you to understand whether your insurance coverage is sufficient. What if you wipe out a pier at the marina? Or, someone gets injured while onboard? Will you be covered…or not?
Have you ever considered purchasing travel insurance but weren’t sure how to begin – or whether it would even be worth having? Fear not! ...
Life is full of “what-ifs”! What if your neighbor’s dying tree crashes through your roof; your newly remodeled basement floods; ...
If you have ever considered the purchase of a long-term care insurance policy, you may want to get serious. Fewer providers, increasing premium rates, and reduced benefits are changing the landscape.