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Life Insurance for Recovering Alcoholics & Substance Abuse Addicts

Life Insurance for Recovering Alcoholics & Substance Abuse Addicts

Protecting your legacy and your wealth, planning for retirement, and shielding your family from financial hardship are all priorities for most Americans. But if you’re one of the estimated 19.7 million Americans who have struggled with drugs and alcohol* and are now...

How SelectQuote Can Help You After Purchasing Life Insurance

How SelectQuote Can Help You After Purchasing Life Insurance

As life changes, so should your life insurance coverage. And if you’ve been wondering if you have the best life insurance policy for your needs or you’re just curious what your options might be, SelectQuote is a great way to learn if you’re eligible for more coverage...

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

The average person knows that if they drive, that they must carry auto insurance, or if they’re a homeowner, that they must have homeowner's insurance. But when it comes to life insurance, millions of Americans are unaware of how important it really is.  Life...

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Life Insurance and Multiple Sclerosis (MS): A Buyer’s Guide

Life Insurance and Multiple Sclerosis (MS): A Buyer’s Guide

If you’re one of the estimated one million Americans that’s recently received a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), or you’ve been living with MS, you may wonder if your condition prevents you from obtaining life insurance coverage.  MS can be a severe...

How SelectQuote Can Help You After Purchasing Life Insurance

How SelectQuote Can Help You After Purchasing Life Insurance

As life changes, so should your life insurance coverage. And if you’ve been wondering if you have the best life insurance policy for your needs or you’re just curious what your options might be, SelectQuote is a great way to learn if you’re eligible for more coverage...

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

The average person knows that if they drive, that they must carry auto insurance, or if they’re a homeowner, that they must have homeowner's insurance. But when it comes to life insurance, millions of Americans are unaware of how important it really is.  Life...

Term Life Insurance Articles

Life Insurance for Recovering Alcoholics & Substance Abuse Addicts

Life Insurance for Recovering Alcoholics & Substance Abuse Addicts

Protecting your legacy and your wealth, planning for retirement, and shielding your family from financial hardship are all priorities for most Americans. But if you’re one of the estimated 19.7 million Americans who have struggled with drugs and alcohol* and are now...

Best Life Insurance for Spouses

Best Life Insurance for Spouses

There are a lot of major life changes that come with getting married, from setting up your new household and family to establishing a financial plan. An important component of establishing your financial future should be obtaining enough life insurance coverage for...

Best Life Insurance for Young Adults

Best Life Insurance for Young Adults

Often the last thing on your mind as a young adult is purchasing life insurance. Whether you’re focused on paying off student loans or setting up your 401K, you may not see a reason to add another expense. However, purchasing a life insurance policy as a young adult...

Final Expense Articles

End of Life Planning Checklist: Final Expense and More

End of Life Planning Checklist: Final Expense and More

It can be overwhelming thinking about end of life decisions and it’s hard to even know where to begin. When we don’t formalize these plans, it can often leave an unintentional burden on our loved ones. In order to make sure your family isn’t left making tough...

What happens to debt when you die?

What happens to debt when you die?

The unfortunate reality is that your financial struggles, such as credit card debt, outstanding medical bills, or your mortgage typically don’t go away when you pass away. They will instead—most likely—become the responsibility of your beneficiaries and estate. The...

What is burial insurance?

What is burial insurance?

Burial insurance—also known as final expense insurance—is an affordable way to make sure your funeral costs, credit card debt and other expenses don’t fall on your loved ones after you’re gone. While the cost of your funeral might not be something you’re currently...

Permanent Life Insurance Articles

Cash Value vs. Surrender Value: What’s the difference?

Cash Value vs. Surrender Value: What’s the difference?

There are many terms you’ll come across when shopping for life insurance. For example, if you’re exploring permanent life insurance or whole life insurance options, you’ll likely see the terms ‘cash value’ and ‘surrender value.’ Here’s what you need to know about cash...

What is a life insurance retirement plan (LIRP)?

What is a life insurance retirement plan (LIRP)?

A life insurance retirement plan—or a LIRP—is when you use the cash value of a permanent life insurance policy to supplement your retirement savings. The primary purpose of life insurance is to ensure your loved ones are financially supported once you’re gone, but the...

5 Questions to Ask When Considering Whole Life Insurance

5 Questions to Ask When Considering Whole Life Insurance

When shopping for life insurance, there’s a chance you’ll consider both term and whole life insurance policies. While term life insurance is often the more affordable option, whole life insurance can give you a set amount of coverage—determined by you—for as long as...

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