Category: Life Insurance

Why Pay for Something You Can Get for Free?

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.

Securing the American Dream

Siblings Nancy and Jimmy tell the story of their parents’ love – and good planning.