Shopping for Life Insurance

Ready to buy? Here's what you need to know about shopping for life insurance and finding the perfect policy.

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Understanding how life insurance rates change by age

The cost of life insurance can increase by as much as 12% each year you put it off. See real life examples here.


How does the underwriting process work?

Life insurance rates are set largely based on the results of the underwriting process. Find out what exactly carriers look for.


Should you pay my life insurance premiums annually or monthly?

How often you pay your life insurance premiums can have a big impact on how much you spend on your policy.


More questions? We've got answers...

Understanding life insurance

Your 101 guide to the basics of life insurance.

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Who needs life insurance?

If and when you need life insurance, plus how much and what kind.

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Family financial planning

Life insurance & your family's finances, working together

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