Life insurance & financial planning

Life insurance is only one piece of a complete financial plan. Learn about how life insurance can help support your family’s retirement and savings goals, estate planning, and more.

The basics

Here are some of the most common questions about the value of life insurance and how it fits into your overall financial plan.

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Who needs life insurance?
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How much life insurance do you need?
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Is life insurance a good investment?
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Life insurance & estate planning

If you own a life insurance policy, it’s smart to factor it into your estate plan (the legal documents that lay out who gets your assets when you die). Life insurance can also help with funeral and other end-of-life costs.