Maggie Leyes

Maggie Leyes is VP of content strategy for Life Happens. She has been working in the insurance and financial services industry for more than 15 years.

April 10, 2014

Our Views on Life Insurance and Finances—In Tweetable Facts

For the fourth consecutive year, Life Happens and LIMRA have been checking the pulse of the American people and their attitudes on life insurance, retirement and their financial well-being. The just-released 2014 Insurance Barometer Study shows that Millennials, those age 25-34, show the highest level of concern across all generations for common financial planning issues, including […]

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January 7, 2014

14 Weeks to a New Financial You

To get out of debt and to get a point that you have money to invest in your future takes discipline—military discipline, but “Soldier of Finance” makes it manageable by breaking it up into weekly tasks, from discovering where you are, to paying off debt, to getting started in investing. In the “Your Body Armor” chapter, he also gives great advice on the importance of insurance, including life insurance. Plus, each chapter has a “Go/No Go” checklist (love!) and a summary for those who “reading or attention challenged.”

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December 19, 2013

All the Best

What a great year it’s been. We’re so glad that so many of you come to the blog, read, comment, share and contribute. To end the year, we wanted to share some of the top posts on The Insurance Word—posts that spurred strong opinions, comments and a lot of views. Enjoy if you haven’t already […]

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December 3, 2013

Giving Tuesday

We’ve all spent a lot of time over the past few days “consuming” … turkey, pie, football games, irresistible items on Black Friday, awesome online deals on Cyber Monday. Now it’s time to balance it all out. No, I’m not talking about dieting or stopping shopping, I’m talking about giving. Today is #GivingTuesday, a national […]

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