Category Archives: LIFE SETTLEMENTS

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

Posted in CASH VALUE INSURANCE, INSURANCE ADVICE, INSURANCE AS AN ASSET, LIFE SETTLEMENTS, PERSONAL FINANCES, WHOLE LIFE INSURANCE, WILLS and ESTATE PLANNING | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Alternative Investments: If Not the Stock Market, then What?

“The individual investor should act consistently as an investor and not as a speculator.” -Benjamin Graham As we saw in our last post, the truth about the stock market has been obscured for too long. Mutual funds and stocks, the … Continue reading

Posted in 401K's & IRA's, ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS, BRIDGE LOAN INVESTMENTS, INSURANCE AS AN ASSET, INVESTING ADVICE, LIFE SETTLEMENTS, REAL ESTATE, WEALTH-BUILDING | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Life Settlements: Why Seniors (even Celebrities) are Selling Their Life Insurance Policies

I don’t want to tell you how much insurance I carry with the Prudential, but all I can say is: when I go, they go too.” – Jack Benny, comedian (1894-1974). An on-air penny-pincher who pretended that he would sooner … Continue reading

Posted in INSURANCE AS AN ASSET, LIFE SETTLEMENTS | Tagged , | 2 Comments

The Controversy Over Life Settlements

“Death takes no bribes.” – Benjamin Franklin On the surface, the concept of Life Settlements can be a bit shocking at first. Let’s face it, making money on someone else’s natural death sounds like an investment idea cooked up in … Continue reading

Posted in ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS, LIFE SETTLEMENTS | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Life Settlements: Why Investors Love Them to Death

“Insurance: An ingenious modern game of chance in which the player is permitted to enjoy the comfortable conviction that he is beating the man who keeps the table.” – Ambrose Bierce, American journalist Insurance is indeed a game of odds. … Continue reading

Posted in ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS, LIFE SETTLEMENTS | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Life Settlements introduction video

[hs_form id="0"]

Posted in ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS, LIFE SETTLEMENTS | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Life Settlements 101: The Emergence of a New Asset Class

“So far as reasonable safety permits, it is desirable to give to life policies the ordinary characteristics of property. To deny the right to sell except to persons having such an interest is to diminish appreciably the value of the … Continue reading

Posted in ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS, INSURANCE AS AN ASSET, LIFE SETTLEMENTS | Tagged , , | 3 Comments