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16
Apr

Join Our Twitter Chat About the Importance of Disability Insurance on May 1

Join Our Twitter Chat About the Importance of Disability Insurance on May 1 On May 1, join Life Happens as we moderate a Twitter Chat focused on how important disability insurance is and why it is so critical for anyone who works and relies on their paycheck (and who of us doesn’t). Despite this fact, only 20% of employed Americans

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10
Apr

Key Findings for the 2018 Insurance Barometer Study

Key Findings for the 2018 Insurance Barometer Study Each year Life Happens and LIMRA join forces to get the latest and greatest information about what consumers are thinking when it comes to their financial concerns as well as what insurance coverages they do or don’t have—and why! And that’s just the start. The 2018 Insurance Barometer Study also probes two

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9
Apr

Social Security & You

Social Security & You Are you on the verge of retirement? Then you are probably asking yourself when you should stop working and how long after that do you take Social Security benefits? While your first thought may be to take both as soon as you are able, the reality is a little more complicated. Here are the top Social

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3
Apr

799,182 Reasons to Buy Life Insurance

799,182 Reasons to Buy Life Insurance A generation ago, unexpected loss of a loved one could be seen as an isolated situation. But today, a quick search of GoFundMe delivers a difficult reality check. Simply type “funerals” into the search field, and behold—799,182 results (on this particular day). Almost 800,000 tales of the sudden loss of a loved one, compounded

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14
Mar

Here’s Where #FOMO Is Doing You a Disservice

Here’s Where #FOMO Is Doing You a Disservice Fear of missing out—is more than just a hashtag. Many Millennials admit that #FOMO drives a lot of their decisions on what they wear, what they do, even what they eat and drink. We live in a world of social influence. But one area where #FOMO really does you a disservice? No

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8
Mar

Discover 3 Ways to Bridge the Gender Gap on International Women’s Day 2018

Discover 3 Ways to Bridge the Gender Gap on International Women’s Day 2018 As we celebrate women’s social, economic, cultural, and political achievements this International Women’s Day, the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC) wants to shed light on the fact that when it comes to savings, the gender savings gap is still huge. This post, originally shared on National Life

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2
Mar

If This Devastating Experience Has Taught Me Anything …

If This Devastating Experience Has Taught Me Anything … When I was 17, my father lost his battle with kidney and cardiovascular disease. As long as I shall live, I do not believe that I will ever forget the first moment I saw my father’s once vibrant face in that cold and unforgiving casket. I won’t forget his lifeless and

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28
Feb

What City Fits Your Retirement Soul and Budget?

What City Fits Your Retirement Soul and Budget? Can’t decide where you should retire? Take our quiz and discover what city may just be the perfect fit based on your interests. Tag us on Twitter: @IALCouncil to let us know where this path has led you. The post What City Fits Your Retirement Soul and Budget? appeared first on Indexed Annuity Insights.

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23
Feb

Have I Saved Enough for Retirement?

Have I Saved Enough for Retirement? Many Americans look forward to their retirement years; however, if you’re not prepared, it can also be financially stressful. When it comes to retirement, most Baby Boomers are unsure if they’ve saved enough and are concerned about running out of money. In fact, only 1 in 3 Americans are confident or extremely confident they’ll

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13
Feb

Looking for a long-term relationship? Discover how FIAs may be your answer.

Looking for a long-term relationship? Discover how FIAs may be your answer. This Valentine’s Day, join the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC) in spreading the love for fixed indexed annuities (FIAs). With the ability to grow and protect your nest egg, FIAs could be the long-term relationship you have been looking for to ensure a steady income stream during retirement.

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