May is Disability Insurance Awareness month and it’s a great time to start the conversation about income protection. Income is critical to most employee’s financial security, yet employees rarely think about how an illness or accident puts their income at risk. Here are some interesting factoids to get you thinking.
According to the Insurance Information Institute (III), close to 60% of home-based businesses are uninsured. The reason for this, one can assume, is because people believe that their homeowner’s policy will provide coverage in the event of loss or damage to their home office. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. In fact it is seldom the case.
The beginning of the year is a good time to asses and/or revisit the realities of Long Term Care. It’s not a topic many of us want to think about but one we would be negligent to ignore!
The holiday season is here which means holiday shopping!!! Sounds like fun (to some) but it is also fraught with risk. The risk of identity theft. In 2012, there were $12.6 million victims of identity theft and a total of $21 billion was stolen!! Identity theft happens when someone steals your personal information and uses it without your permission. It’s a serious crime that can wreak havoc with your finances, […]