• Last updated Sep 30, 2018 at 6:18PM | Published on Nov 26, 2017

blood pressure test

High blood pressure is a relatively common medical issue that affects approximately 32% of American adults, according to the Centers for Disease Control.  However, recently the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology revised the current blood pressure guidelines.  According to the new guidelines, an individual is … Continue reading Life Insurance Rates and the New Blood Pressure Guidelines


  • Last updated Sep 11, 2017 at 10:52PM | Published on Mar 26, 2017

Life Insurance Terms You Should Know   Just like with lawyers, members of the insurance industry use unfamiliar terms when they discuss the various products they represent. Not because they’re smarter than anyone else, it’s just the nature of the industry. Certainly, anytime you’re speaking with an agent, you can … Continue reading Life Insurance Terms You Should Know


  • Last updated Oct 8, 2018 at 10:57PM | Published on Jun 30, 2016

Let’s face it, when people think of life insurance, they usually don’t think of adrenaline pumping, heart-pounding, high-speed excitement. Well, that’s all about to change with the announcement that groundbreaking—and record breaking—racecar driver Danica Patrick will become the new national spokesperson for Life Insurance Awareness Month this coming September.   … Continue reading Danica Patrick Becomes Spokesperson for National Life Insurance Awareness Month


  • Last updated Mar 22, 2018 at 11:47PM | Published on Jun 8, 2016

record life insurance policy

All-Time High Life Insurance Policies The world record for the largest life insurance policy has just been broken. According to Guinness World Records, the previous all-time high for a policy was $201 million. That was until The Archer Financial Group sold policies worth $235 million and $295 million. The insurance … Continue reading Record-Breaking Life Insurance Policies


  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 8:42PM | Published on May 16, 2016

letter to a dead man life insurance

My apologies for the title of this post, but I wanted to get the attention of those of you who have procrastinated with getting a life insurance policy. Some of you know it’s something you need to do and “will get around to it someday,” while others have started the … Continue reading Letter to a (Dead) Procrastinator


  • Last updated Aug 13, 2018 at 4:38PM | Published on Nov 21, 2015

Life Insurance Beneficiary

When you purchase a life insurance policy your life insurance beneficiary (the person, persons or entity (e.g. trust) that will receive the death benefit of your policy upon your death).  The amount of unclaimed death benefits in the U.S. is staggering.  In an article titled “How to Find Lost Life … Continue reading How to Choose a Life Insurance Beneficiary


  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 8:49PM | Published on Nov 9, 2015

The painted mountains

Unfortunately death comes for us all at some point, and since we’re never quite sure when, it’s important to get out and experience this beautiful crazy world while we still can. So here’s a quick list of 10 amazing places you absolutely have to see before you shuffle off this … Continue reading 10 Places to Visit Before You Die


  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 8:49PM | Published on Nov 8, 2015

donating life insurance policy

You know that life insurance can protect your loved ones, but did you know it can also be donated to a charity or organization of your choice? Read more about donating life insurance. Taking out a life insurance policy is an excellent way of ensuring that family or loved ones … Continue reading Donating Life Insurance


  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 8:50PM | Published on Nov 6, 2015

Review Life Insurance Policy

Like many types of insurance, a life insurance policy is something that you should update regularly. Signing up for coverage is a great start, but as life changes, so should your policy. There are many factors that could impact how well you’re insured. Reviewing your policy annually will help you … Continue reading Why You Should Do an Annual Life Insurance Review


  • Last updated Mar 22, 2017 at 9:04PM | Published on Apr 17, 2014

Top ten reasons for not buying life insurance

One thing I had to learn early in my career as a life insurance broker was that not everybody I spoke to was going to purchase a policy from me. The list of reasons people don’t get a policy is a long one, so I have narrowed it down into … Continue reading The Top 10 Reasons People don’t have Life Insurance