Category: Life Insurance

Should You Rely on Employer Life Insurance?

Life Insurance Through Work: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Life Insurance: Faster, Easier, Better

Most of today’s to-do lists can be done on your phone or your laptop, whether its shopping for groceries, or booking your next vacation. Now it’s time to buy life insurance online too.

Insurance for Life’s Price Tag

Life insurance many not be high on your list of financial priorities, but it can provide for life’s price tag should your family need it.

What’s the Deal with Accidental Death Insurance?

Accidental Death (AD) insurance is similar to Life insurance. But it shouldn’t take the place of Life insurance. It can supplement your Life insurance.

How Much Life Insurance Do You Really Need?

While nearly 9 in 10 consumers agree that most people need life insurance, only 1 in 3 Americans have adequate coverage. 

Is Free Life Insurance Through Your Company Enough?

Why would anyone do that? Here’s one main reason: when what you’re getting for free just isn’t quite enough.

The Dangers of Co-Signed Student Loan Debt

According to the CFPB, over 90% of student loans are co-signed. If you’re like millions of young Americans with co-signed student loans—or if you are a co-signer— consider what would happen to that debt if... Read More

Death by Selfie… and Other Weird Ways to Die

Two things in life are certain: death and taxes. We can handle taxes (or hire an accountant). But death? It’s the ultimate mystery… How will it happen? More importantly, how will it happen TO ME?

Bet you didn’t know this about insurance

Once upon a time, there wasn’t insurance.  Thousands of years ago, the Greeks and Romans started “benevolent societies” in which members paid dues, and in return had their burial costs covered when the time came.... Read More

Giving a Family What It Needed

The Wachtel family was always there for each other when it mattered.