The transformation of the insurance industry has happened nearly within the last decade. In 2008, most life insurance policies had to be filled out in an office or received and sent back through fax. Now, barely ten years later, insurance companies without websites and applications online are becoming non-existent. The future of the insurance industry will continue to change with new technologies. Here are three ways technology has already begun to change life insurance:
The exact date or year of life insurance’s birth is somewhat unknown; while we are unsure whether it was in 700 or 100 BC, we know it happened during those times in Rome.
As the story goes, the Roman government and its people believed that all citizens, regardless of social status, must be buried correctly, or they will become an unhappy ghost. With the understanding that not all families can afford the expensive funerals (funerals have always been expensive), burial clubs were created to pay...
Life insurance is somewhat opposite of automobile insurance. Rather than having high prices at a young age that reduce as you get older, life insurance begins inexpensive and becomes more costly as you age. The reason being is quite simple: with automobile insurance, the older you are, the better you are at driving which makes you less likely to need coverage for accident costs; with life insurance, the younger you are, the healthier you are which reduces the cost of monthly payments.
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Life insurance is a type of insurance that pays out benefits after the insured person dies. It may also be paid out after a certain amount of time. Many people are told that they need life insurance. However, before you get life insurance, there are essential things that you should know about it.
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Honda Odyssey, Minivan
Ranked #1 of minivans by U.S. News and by Kelly Blue Book, the Honda Odysseyis considered the best minivan in the U.S. because it affords comfortable space for cargo and any size rider. It drives like a car and is equipped with driver assist and safety features such as collision mitigation braking. Inside there is a new infotainment system and even a vacuum for quick cleanups. The redesigned Odyssey with Magic slide seats, five child safety seats, and an in-cabin camera...
Are you looking for a way to pass the time on the morning commute? Or are you interested in learning more about the mysterious goings-on beneath the hood of your car? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, then you’ve come to the right place. Here are just a few of the best automotive podcasts currently cruising across the airwaves.
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Insurance comes in all shapes, sizes, prices, and coverages. Policy providers use complex mathematical formulas to determine how likely various accidents are likely to happen, charge everyone seeking a certain type of policy monthly premiums based on how statistically likely they are to get in those accidents, then – hopefully – pay out less money than the total worth of all customers’ premiums.
From an early age, especially in the U.S., life insurance is a concept most people are relatively familiar with. While the concept is familiar, most people are unaware of the truths versus the myths; and let’s be honest, who wants to think about and plan for their death and its impact on their loved ones?
In December of 2018, the very first SUV of Lamborghini, the Urus, will be available for purchase. One car dealer says they expect the cars to sell out as soon as they arrive. The company, Manhattan Motorcars, sells luxury brands and has already received orders for over 60 Urus SUVs.
Traditionally called “life insurance loans,” a policy loan is issued by an insurance company that uses the cash value of a person’s life insurance as collateral. How does it work? As you pay your premiums, you build cash value in the policy.
Parents often wonder about the best ways to save towards their child’s future. There are several options: savings accounts, mutual funds, bonds, and life insurance. While life insurance can be used in the event of a child’s death, it can also be used as a building block towards college tuition and other expenses once a child reaches adulthood.
Permanent life insurance provides protection throughout a person’s lifetime, provided that premiums are paid. It also builds cash value, which can be borrowed against or used to make premium payments. Term life, on the other hand, provides protection for a certain number of years and builds no cash value. Insurance experts recommend most people carry permanent life insurance and add term life when they need more protection for a certain time period. Here are some of the pros and cons.
It’s easy to put off buying life insurance. No one wants to think about death, and the mortality tables indicate the odds are with those who decline to purchase it. However, as any insurance agent can attest, lack of life insurance has devastating consequences for survivors.