Category Archives: INSURANCE AS AN ASSET

Using Life Insurance Before Death

Give While You Live! Picking up where they left off last episode, “No BS Money Guy,” Todd Strobel, and best-selling financial author, Kim D. H. Butler, resume talking about life insurance and how we can use it for our benefit … Continue reading

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Make a Million Dollar Resolution (Part 3) – Start Building Equity!

“Character is the ability to carry out a good resolution long after the excitement of the moment has passed.” – Cavett Robert   Last year we published Parts 1 and 2 of “Make a Million Dollar Resolution,” and today, we … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Save a Life Insurance Policy (even if you can’t afford the premiums)

“I bought a new life insurance policy but the small print is impossible to understand. All I´m sure of is that after I die, I can stop paying.” Do You Want to Stop Paying Your Life Insurance Premiums? What happens … Continue reading

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The Leverage Test: Can You Use Your Assets as Collateral?

“When we leverage, we aggregate and organize existing resources to achieve success.” – Richie Norton, The Power of Starting Something Stupid. When you invest or store your dollars somewhere, it’s important to consider if – or on what terms – … Continue reading

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Whole Life Vs. Indexed Universal Life: What Insurance Agents and Financial Advisors Really Think

“Believe (me), it’s not fun try­ing to explain to a client why his cash value went down and what are those high fees about.” – Agent/Advisor discussing Whole Life vs. Indexed Universal Life with a colleague Have you ever wondered … Continue reading

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The Life Insurance Commission Shock: Whole Life Commissions vs. Mutual Fund Expenses

“Last week I bought a life insurance retirement policy. All I’ve got to do is keep up the payments for 15 years, then my agent can retire.” How much commission does a life insurance agents make? You might be very … Continue reading

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Too Old for Life Insurance? The Surprising Truth about Seniors and Life Insurance

 “Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.” – Maurice Chevalier How old is too old for life insurance? Recently, a Partners4Prosperity reader asked, “How well do ‘income for life’ type programs work for people within 5 years … Continue reading

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