October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 6, 2016 admin

About one in eight women (about 12%) will get invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. In 2016, almost 250,000 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the U.S. An additional 61,000 women are expected to be diagnosed with non-invasive (situ) breast cancer. And women aren’t the only ones […]

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Why Long-Term Disability Insurance Is More Necessary Than You Think

August 31, 2016 admin

Loggers, fishermen, aircraft pilots and flight engineers: these are the most dangerous occupations in the U.S. So it makes sense that these workers would have the strongest need for disability insurance—right? Wrong. While these occupations have the highest number of fatalities compared to the total number of workers, most workplace injuries actually stem from accidents […]

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What You Need to Know: Disability Insurance for Nurses

August 10, 2016 admin

Did you know that when compared to other professions, nursing carries a higher risk of short- and long-term illness and injury? According to the Department of Labor, nurses suffer more than 35,000 injuries each year – and many of them miss work as a result. When these injuries result in a prolonged absence from work […]

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Ways to Save on Disability Insurance

June 21, 2016 admin

How to Spend Less on Disability Insurance Premiums The perception of high premiums is one of the main reasons why individuals decide not to purchase disability insurance.  However, protecting a person’s income doesn’t have to cost a fortune. There are many different types of disability insurance and therefore, a wide range of premiums. It’s important […]

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5 Answers to Commonly Asked Questions about Disability Insurance

June 8, 2016 admin

Everyone is susceptible to losing income due to a sudden injury or illness, which is why disability insurance can, literally, be a lifesaver. Disability insurance prevents an individual facing a long-term disability from falling into financial ruin. Here are five of the most common questions about disability insurance: How much does disability insurance cost? The […]

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