Category Archives: Life Insurance

Before Falling Into the Zika Virus Hype Ask Yourself These Essential Questions

Before becoming racked with fear over the Zika virus (a flavivirus, which for the most part, have arthropod vectors, e.g., mosquitoes) we may want to take our time and explore this emerging story in depth, as the fear mongering has begun. First, it is important to ask questions. Asking questions is NOT an avenue toward conspiracy theorizing, but thinking. During my studies as an MPH student, at Yale University’s School … Read More

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Are You Reaching Your Boiling Point in the Relationship?

I am proud of the people who stay in marriages and relationships a lot longer than most. As many people know, the divorce rate is right around 50% these days and a lot of couples are choosing to wait to tie the knot because of this alarming statistic. I can’t say that I blame them with the smallest shortcomings calling for breakups so easily between fighting couples. Everyone has different … Read More

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Tracking Down a Lost Life Insurance Policy

You might think that if your father and mother had a life insurance policy, they would tell you. And most people that buy life insurance do mean to tell their beneficiaries – but sometimes, they just forget. In fact, according to Consumer Reports, there is over $1 billion in unclaimed life insurance money as of 2013. So what do you do if you think that a recently deceased parent or … Read More

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Making Sure Your Life Insurance Policy Pays Out

Making sure your life insurance company pays out is up to you. While every insurance company has its own “exclusions,”  reasons why it wouldn’t need to pay out, these exclusions usually depend on the policy-holder, his activity, his honesty, etc. So if you want to ensure that your loved ones will actually benefit from your policy – the policy you’ve been paying all those years for! – make sure to … Read More

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Can Cancer Survivors Get Term Life Insurance?

If you are a cancer survivor, you may have been told by well-meaning friends and family that you will not be able to buy term life insurance. While this may have been the case a number of years ago, that is certainly not the case today. In fact, in America today there are millions of cancer survivors, and there are certainly term life insurance policies available to them. While having … Read More

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