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Keeping a Farm in the Family As a third-generation dairy farmer, Paul Krzewinaâ€™s priority was keeping his 585-acre farm in the family. But doing that meant modernizing, and Paul needed to take out a mortgage to build new barns and buy additional cows. He was concerned, though, that the mortgage would be a burden to his wife, ...
Life insurance was there for them in life…and in death. See how an early payout (accelerated benefits) helped a terminally ill wife and her disabled husband.
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Keeping a Family and a Business Afloat Brigette Hunter was just 27, and a new mother, when she was widowed. Her husband, Matt, was killed in a car accident. To compound her pain, she had to borrow money from her parents to pay for Mattâ€™s funeral, as he had no life insurance. Just six months later, friends introduced Brigette to Anthony...
If you think you can't afford to keep life insurance coverage, this video shows why you can't afford to NOT have it.
Keeping a Dream in Place Kelly and Ron Franco met while working at a local grocery store, and over time a romance blossomed. Soon after they were married, they sat down with insurance agent Steve Edmondson. He helped them put their long-term dreams into motion by setting up a plan that included permanent life insurance, whi...
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A Dream Lives On Scott Young liked to dream big. Although he came from humble beginnings, through hard work he turned a one-man enterprise into the largest heating and air conditioning business in the county. That allowed Scott and his wife, Cathy, to fulfill another dreamâ€”to build a home in the country and work i...
How can you swim confidently in a sea of student loan debt?
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The average Millennial, age 21 to 36, has 52% of their savings in cash, a far higher percentage than any other age group. While it’s okay to be cautious, there may be better, more productive ways to protect your wealth. Let’s talk.
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Some of these are so important, I think they should be taught in school.
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You may never think it will happen to you, but this video shows how quickly life can change...and how important life insurance can be.
Still Watching Over Them It was close to 11 p.m. the December night when boxer Oscar de la Hoya lost his fight to Manny Pacquiao. The Virgens were saying goodbye to their extended family after watching the match together. Still basking in the glow of family and good food, they headed off to their Port Hueneme, Calif., house. On the way, their pickup truck was slammed by a hit-and-run driver. The car rolled over, pinning Nicolas and wife Teresa inside. Son Gabriel and daughter Mayra managed to crawl out and were only slightly injured. When rescue workers arrived, Teresa was already dead. Nicolas had three broken vertebrae and multiple fractures in his arms. â€œIn one second your life changes,â€� Nicolas says. After their injuries were tended to, the Virgens started picking up the pieces. Thankfully Teresa had life insurance to help them do it. Initially the couple wasnâ€™t convinced that Teresa needed a policy of her own since she did not work outside the home. As a building contractor...
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Calculate: When will you be able to pay back your student loans?
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Is a computer now considered a qualified education expense? This article has the answers.
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See how life insurance helped one man make the transition from loving spouse to single parent.
His Guardian Angel When John Butcher needed a liver transplant, his wife, Kara, was always by his side. In addition to caring for him, Kara worked at the Amarillo Country Club, which kept the family afloat. About a year after the transplant, life was looking up again. John made a full recovery and was back at work. Kara still worked at the country club and 6-year-old Tre was pursuing his interest in acting. Johnâ€™s friends and family immediately swarmed him with support. One evening as she was preparing dinner, Kara, 37, collapsed in the kitchen due to an undiagnosed heart condition called cardiac tamponade. She died almost instantly. Johnâ€™s friends and family immediately swarmed him with support. He needed it. â€œThe day after Kara died, I went to dress Tre, but realized I had no idea where any of his clothes were,â€� he recalls. â€œKara took care of all of that.â€� Among the condolence calls John received was one from Helen Rodriguez-Burton, his insurance agent. A year earlier, Helen had met Kara at a...
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