It’s admirable to have financial objectives. But people sometimes set a money-related goal without examining what needs to happen to make it a reality.
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Disability insurance could very well be the most important component of the benefits package you build for yourself as a self-employed individual.
Until legitimate progress is made in flattening the novel coronavirus outbreak's curve, financial markets will continue to struggle.
Today’s workforce reflects the evolution of a service-oriented economy: six of the 10 largest U.S. employers are retailers or fast-food chains.
For those who are fortunate enough to be healthy and employed in these uncertain times, it’s not too late to apply for disability insurance.
For some, it's a sigh of relief to be able to work in their pajamas. For others, it’s a painful adjustment to working outside of a structured environment.
The best personal finance blogs cover a variety of topics. After all, fiscal health isn’t just about how well you save or invest.
There are infinite resources on how to get a job. But there isn’t nearly as much advice on how to leave a job, whether voluntary or involuntary.
The main question to ask is: Would losing most or all of my income due to a disability bring financial harm to my family or household?
The results of this exam will help determine how much you will pay — and in rare cases, whether you even qualify — for your coverage.
As you stay on top of the latest developments and take the necessary precautions, now may be an ideal time to review your insurance.
The spread of the novel coronavirus has prompted calls for more laws to require employers to pay workers for time off during an illness.
Common types of coverage experimenting with this approach include renters, homeowners, auto, liability, and health insurance.
Accidents rank as the third leading cause of death, but you’re seven times more likely to die from heart disease or cancer.
According to the Pew Research Center, about 15 percent of middle-aged adults are providing financial support to both an aging parent and a child.
The best way to make buying insurance a breeze? Research. The more you know going in, the more confident you will be throughout the process.
Robo-advisors are an option for beginning investors who lack financial knowledge, but may not have enough assets to work with a professional.
As you progress through life, your income will rise and fall and rise again. Your priorities will change, as will your expenses.
For many professionals, work and life no longer fit into structured time segments. And usually, it’s work seeping into our personal lives.
Buying insurance for small business owners is not a one-and-done transaction. As your business grows, your insurance needs will change as well.
According to the Council for Disability Awareness, one in three working Americans do not have adequate disability coverage.
A secure source of income is one of the most important parts of your life. It gives you freedom, independence, and opportunity.
What happens if your mental illness limits or even prevents you from working? Does disability insurance cover mental health conditions?
Long term care (LTC) insurance covers much of the costs of nursing homes, assisted living facilities or in-home care.
Buying insurance online offers tremendous speed and convenience. But it may require more research to ensure you buy the right coverage for your needs.
Disability insurers will still offer you coverage if your pre-existing condition is manageable. The decision will largely depend on how serious your condition is.
In general, if you need one — and chances are you do — you need both. Life insurance does not fulfill the need for disability insurance and vice versa.