Category: Life Protection

May 17, 2019 Category: Life Protection

10 Benefits of Permanent Life Insurance

Permanent life insurance is one of the only financial instruments that creates multiple user benefits with a single monetary action.

October 10, 2017 Category: Life Protection

READER QUESTION: What is a 770 Account and How Does It Work?

A reader asks: “What is a 770 Account and How Does It Work?” Here’s our answer…

June 11, 2015 Category: Life Protection

Term vs Cash Value Life Insurance: Which Should I Buy?

Learn the difference between these two types of life insurance policies and discover which one may be right for you.

August 25, 2012 Category: Life Protection

6 Reasons To Review Your Life Insurance Policy

If it’s been more than five years since your last life insurance checkup, you may be missing opportunities to take advantage of newer life insurance policies that are more cost-effective and competitive.

April 14, 2012 Category: Life Protection

Why a Single Person Needs Life Insurance

Single people with no children often don’t need life insurance because no one is relying on their income. But there are some reasons why you might need life insurance if you’re single.

February 18, 2012 Category: Life Protection

Do I Need Life Insurance in Retirement?

Should you go out and buy life insurance as you near retirement? The answers depend largely on your particular circumstances.

October 6, 2011 Category: Life Protection

25 Financial Documents That Will Protect You and Your Family

With the recent passing of Apple’s Steve Jobs at the young age of 56, we are all reminded that life is fragile and can end much earlier than perhaps we planned. One of the most selfless things that we can do is to confront our mortality now, while we are healthy, and make the hard decisions about how you want our estate handled when we pass.

June 17, 2011 Category: Life Protection

Friday Reader Q&A: Can I Get Back the Premiums I Pay for Life Insurance?

It’s Friday. And that means that its time for FTMDaily’s Reader Q&A. Each Friday, we reserve our daily column for our readers and their questions. Whether you have a question about your money, our Five Levels of Financial Freedom, the global economy, commodities, or retirement savings, we invite your questions.

April 15, 2011 Category: Life Protection

Cash Value Life Insurance: A Unique College Savings Tool

Cash value life insurance can be a helpful tool in preparing for what can potentially be one of the largest expenses of your lifetime: college tuition.

March 26, 2011 Category: Life Protection

How to Borrow Money From Your Cash-Value Life Insurance Policy

One of the main benefits of borrowing from your cash value life insurance policy is that the loan proceeds are generally not subject to income tax. But there are some caveats…

March 12, 2011 Category: Life Protection

Understanding Cash-Value Life Insurance: Know Your Terms (Part 2)

Over the last few episodes of financial strategies I have been talking about why cash value life insurance should be considered when developing a persons overall retirement planning strategy. So today, I want to continue by talking about different ways of taking the money out of your cash value life insurance policy and the rules to e

March 5, 2011 Category: Life Protection

The Basics of Cash Value Life Insurance

What exactly is cash value life insurance? What are the benefits of using cash value life insurance as a savings vehicle?

October 3, 2010 Category: Life Protection

The Importance of Life Insurance

Don’t leave your heirs with legal and tax problems that could have been avoided.