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.

June 3, 2014

Help a Struggling Student

By sharing these videos you help raise awareness and spread the word. You’ll also help these two young women get an additional $4,000 in scholarship money. For every “like” on these posts and video views from now until June 30, Life Happens will donate an additional $1 to her scholarship fund up to $4,000. Watch, like and share!

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May 14, 2014

If You Love (and Need) Your Paycheck, Check Out These Tweetable Facts

Without your paycheck, how long would you be able to make your mortgage or rent payment, buy groceries or pay your credit card bills without feeling the pinch? If you’re like most, it wouldn’t be long at all: Half of working Americans couldn’t make it a month before financial difficulties would set in, and almost […]

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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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