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What is an annuity?

Millions of Americans invest in them, though they do have some notable drawbacks.

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  • Family Life Insurance

    A family life insurance policy can be designed to suit your unique needs to ensure you are financially prepared for any unexpected tragedy. In the event a member of the family passes away, the remaining [...]

    1 min read Aug 21, 2020
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  • Principal Financial Life Insurance Review

    No one likes to think about their death, but failing to do so can mean placing a financial burden on your loved ones when you pass away. Life insurance mitigates this financial risk by providing a death [...]

    4 min read Aug 21, 2020
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  • The Cheapest Car Insurance in Michigan for 2020

    Michigan drivers pay a huge premium for car insurance—an average of $1,358.62 per year. In fact, Michigan is the second most expensive state for car insurance, according to the Insurance Information [...]

    4 min read Aug 21, 2020
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  • Best Car Insurance in Connecticut 2020

    With over 2.6 million licensed drivers in the state of Connecticut, you can’t completely control your safety on the road. Accidents happen, which is why you need the best car insurance in Connecticut. [...]

    4 min read Aug 21, 2020
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  • AIG Life Insurance Review 2020

    The death of a loved one is often difficult and unexpected. Death can also cause financial hardship for those we care about. To protect loved ones, many people turn to life insurance as a way to provide [...]

    4 min read Aug 20, 2020
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  • Average Cost of Car Insurance 2020

    Car insurance isn’t cheap, but most states do require drivers to carry a minimum amount of coverage. In the United States, the average cost of full coverage car insurance is $1,555 per year. However, [...]

    5 min read Aug 20, 2020
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  • Colonial Penn Life Insurance Review 2020

    Colonial Penn has been in the life insurance business for more than six decades. The provider offers life insurance policies in 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. [...]

    6 min read Aug 19, 2020
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  • The Best Hawaii Home Insurance Companies 2020

    In Hawaii, the homeownership rate is just over 58%, which is much lower than the U.S. national average rate of about 64%. Part of that is due to Hawaii’s high cost of living. The median property value [...]

    4 min read Aug 18, 2020
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  • Insurance for First-Time Drivers

    Affordable car insurance for first-time drivers can be hard to find. Most insurance companies consider new drivers to be so risky that rates are often three to four times higher than rates for other drivers. [...]

    5 min read Aug 18, 2020
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