With Easter approaching, it's as good a time as any to start thinking about our mortality. According to JD Power and Associates, ownership of life insurance policies has been declining over the last couple of decades, leaving 50 million Americans without adequate life insurance coverage and 40% of adult Americans having no life insurance at all. As a result, less than 25% of...
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Japan's third- and fourth-largest life insurers by assets, Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance and Sumitomo Life Insurance, are among the bidders for a 20% stake in Thai Life Insurance.
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The battle over term versus permanent life insurance need not be a battle—there are appropriate uses for both of them. BUT, permanent life insurance is likely over-sold because of the handsome commissions received by selling agents. Watch this new video to help determine whether you should be considering permanent life insurance or handling your insurance needs with term...
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Big insurance companies are taking an "if you can't beat 'em, join 'em" approach to the consumer insurance market, as Americans increasingly opt to buy life insurance not directly from insurers, but while shopping for toothpaste and toasters at Wal-Mart . That's exactly why an insurance firm such as MetLife has joined forces with Wal-Mart -- in...
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By Brittney LaCombe with additional writing by Alden Wicker
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Why Purchase Life Insurance? Life insurance pays money upon the death of the person covered by the policy as long as the premium payments are current. The money goes to the named beneficiaries of the policy. One of the...
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By Rich Cholodofsky, Tribune-ReviewMt. Lebanon insurance broker Howard Stern sees a bright future in the life settlement market as more senior citizens cash in life insurance policies. Sellers ...
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(Reuters) - Protective Life Corp said it will buy Mony Life Insurance Company from parent AXA SA for $1.06 billion to access its portfolio of life insurance policies.
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An insurance expert offers tips to get the right life insurance at the best price.
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Life insurance contributes 4.1 percent of GDP and also forms a significant chunk of household savings. In order to boost life insurance, levying of service tax should be revisited in order to make the product attractive.
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