Living Longer: Men Are Closing the Gender Longevity Gap
Men planning for retirement may want to take a second look at the size of their portfolios. According to a recent study released by the Institute of Health Metrics and…
Learn About Life Insurance [SLIDESHOW]
It may be hard to think about what your family would do if something were to happen to you, but it’s important and necessary to consider life insurance to take…
Financial Security Tips for Single Retirees
Single retirees don’t have it easy. The cost of living for single retirees is 40 to 50 percent higher than that of retired married couples, according to a recent report…
Insurance Agent: How the World Sees Me
Stable. Helpful. Reliable.  While typically categorized as such, insurance agents may consider themselves helping those in need and protecting good people during stressful, uncertain times. Who are we to disagree?…
PUPs Help Protect Without Staining the Rug
Adorable and cuddly, puppies can be a handful—and even destructive. Instead of creating problems, like puppies, PUPs (Personal Umbrella Policies) help protect you from unexpected events like a fatal auto…
5 Reasons Young People Need Life Insurance
Most young people think that they don’t need life insurance. After all, mortality is far away from 20- and 30-somethings. There are, however, certain cases when young people do need…
5 Lessons We’ve Learned from Today’s Economy
The last five years has been a rollercoaster in the global economy. From the bursting of the housing bubble, to the fall of Lehman Brothers, to the escalating Greek debt…
How Newlyweds Can Better Manage Their Money
In the weeks before my wedding, it seemed like I had hundreds of choices left to make—from which flowers I’d carry down the aisle to where everyone would sit at…
Life Insurance Can Provide Peace of Mind
I had not considered purchasing life insurance for myself until two years ago. As a thirty-three year old woman who had lived a healthy life so far, I did not…
How Allstate’s Office Changes Could Affect Suppliers
Many corporations are moving away from the traditional walled office concept to open workspaces that provide an atmosphere promoting collaboration and interaction among employees. The office walls are coming down,…