Life insurance may be one of the most important purchases you’ll ever make. In the event of a tragedy, life insurance proceeds can help pay the bills, continue a family business, finance future needs like your children’s education, protect your spouse’s retirement plans, and much more. This section can help you gain a better understanding of life insurance and its role within a sound financial plan, and answer many of your questions.
You’ll find information and interactive tools to help you get a sense of how much and what kind to buy, plus information about how different life events, such as having children or buying a home, can affect your insurance needs. For those ready to consider a purchase, there’s advice for finding and working with an agent, and an agent locator search engine to help you find a qualified insurance professional in your area.
- Who needs it?
- How much do I need?
- Life insurance needs calculator
- Human life value calculator
- What are the different types?
- Where do I buy it?
- Life events
- Frequently asked questions
- Printable consumer guide (PDF)
- Life Insurance: Now More Than Ever flyer (PDF)