Category Archives: Protect your Family
You Should Avoid Mortgage Insurance In Canada
Reason #1 Generally, you should avoid mortgage insurance because mortgage life insurance from most lending institutions is non-convertible term insurance. Therefore there is no cash value.
Reason #2 No premium flexibility. You have no flexibility when it comes to premium payments.
Reason #3 No ability to move to a permanent life insurance policy if your needs change.
Reason #4 Usually mortgage life insurance covers the exact amount of your mortgage. Policy coverage decreases as the mortgage is paid down.
Reason #5 Coverage is lost when the mortgage is paid off.
Reason #6 Your lender owns the policy and if you find a better mortgage rate at another lending institution,
“The greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you” – Joyce Meyer
Over a century’s worth of research underscores the link between life expectancy, physical health and strong, healthy family connections. The researchers behind a new meta-analysis conclude family support can increase survival by up to 50 percent. Moreover, exercising or losing excess weight turns out to be less important to physical health than interpersonal social networks.
The researchers analyzed results of studies going back to the early 1900s with a total of 308,849 participants. Strong family connections were found to help improve health and extend life expectancy. This is done primarily by protecting individuals from stressful situations or establishing a standard of healthy living.
Don’t leave making a Will too late
Making a will is one of the tasks that people tend to put off most. Also, it’s one of the main reasons why millions of dollars worth of assets left by loved ones don’t end up in the right hands. Don’t leave making a Will too late.
None of us like to talk about death and I can understand why. However, failing to make a Will can leave those left behind with significant problems and stress. Extra stress not needed at what is already a tough time.
You have spent a lifetime working hard to accrue wealth and property. Surely you want to have a say in who receives what when you die?