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.

July 22, 2016

The Surprising Financial Lives of Millennials

Each year Life Happens, in concert with LIMRA, take the pulse of Americans’ attitudes toward their finances and insurance in our Insurance Barometer Study. This year we took a closer look at Millennials and found that their concerns (and interest in solutions) about long-term care very interesting, even though for most it’s a long, long way off. Here’s more:

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July 13, 2016

Off the Racetrack With Danica Patrick

You may know professional race car driver Danica Patrick for her ground-breaking career on the racetrack. But this September she will also be front and center promoting the power of life insurance as the spokesperson for Life Insurance Awareness Month, which is coordinated by Life Happens. Here she opens up about life and life insurance. […]

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May 9, 2016

On the Road to Recovery Thanks to Disability Insurance

Through strength, determination and a lot of rehabilitation, Michael is improving every day, including being able to walk again. But during the three years it has taken, he has been unable to return to work. But thanks to his disability insurance he is able to

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April 7, 2016

6 Reasons Single People May Need Life Insurance

Many people make the assumption that life insurance is for married couples and those with kids. While it is true that not all single people need life insurance, there are a number of reasons when it can make (really) good sense. 1. You have student loan debt. Many people assume that your debt dies with […]

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February 23, 2016

The Reality of Life: An Infographic

A new survey we did asked people what they planned to leave their loved ones if they were to pass away tomorrow, and more respondents said they would leave behind family photos (54%) than money from a life insurance policy (49%) for their loved ones. So while we all value the memories that a photo brings us, it’s important to realize […]

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