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Until recently, I hadn’t realized I might not be adequately guaranteeing my family’s long-term financial security. For months, my wife Francesca touted the idea of life insurance, and at first, I didn’t take it seriously. Why should I pay for something that I won’t actually use? Plus, I vividly recall the one other time I tried to purchase life insurance, and the process was a hassle: with so many plans and options out there, I didn’t even know where to start. I realized that this is why so few Americans have life insurance policies – the process is overwhelming for anyone to tackle. Thankfully, we had a trusted partner in our life insurance search that made policy shopping a seamless and painless process: SelectQuote.
SelectQuote took the headache out of our life insurance plan search by doing the searching for us. SelectQuote lets us skip the process of obtaining quotes and estimates from multiple trusted life insurance companies*, and compiles them for us in one easy to understand estimate. No more endless searching and comparing — just one step. All we needed to do was enter some basic information on the SelectQuote website, and they took care of the rest. SelectQuote aggressively comparison shops highly-rated companies that they represent to find you the company with best rates. Francesca and I now have trustworthy life insurance plans that cost us around $19 per month, thanks to SelectQuote.
Though our plans are low-cost, they have high value. Our low monthly premiums pay for plans valued at $500,000 – that’s about four times our annual family income. We pay what feels like pocket change to give our daughters Marie and Charlotte years of stability if something happened to us, and that felt worthwhile despite my prior resistance. The peace of mind having life insurance provided, however, is priceless.
We went through the SelectQuote process nearly a year ago. Since then, we’ve been nothing but thrilled with our life insurance plans. I speak for both of us when I say that our only regret was not buying our plans sooner. Now that we’re insured, we can ensure Marie and Charlotte that we’ll be there for them – even when we’re not.
If my story has compelled you to consider your life insurance options, you can begin your journey right now. Leave the heavy lifting up to SelectQuote: they’ll find you a price you can afford. Just click here to compare plans, sign up for a policy, and take a significant and important step toward caring for your family forever and always.
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* Male, Excellent health, a 10-year, $500,000 policy for only $19 a month. Premium is based on the assumption of great health and a preferred plus rating. Legal & General America life insurance products are underwritten and issued by Banner Life Insurance Company, Urbana, MD and William Penn Life Insurance Company of New York, Valley Stream, NY. Banner products are distributed in 49 states and in DC. Banner does not solicit business in NY. OPTerm policy form # ICC18-OPTC and state variations. Two-year contestability and suicide provisions apply. The Banner term life insurance premiums quoted here are based on the information provided for this quote. The quote is based on the assumption of excellent health and does not take into consideration occupational risks or other avocations. Approval and actual premiums will be based upon the entire underwriting process, including but not limited to, information provided on the application, exam results and specific underwriting requirements and criteria. OPTerm 10 issue ages are 20-75 all classes. Premium rates vary by coverage amount: $100,000-$249,999, $250,000-$499,999,$500,000- $999,999, $1,000,000 and above. Premiums quoted include $60 annual policy fee. Premiums are guaranteed to stay level for 10 years and increase annually after initial guarantee period. OPTerm policies can be issued in preferred plus non-tobacco, preferred non-tobacco, standard plus non-tobacco, standard non-tobacco, preferred tobacco and standard tobacco classes. OPTerm 10 substandard policies can be issued through Table 12, subject to underwriting discretion. Coverage can be renewed to age 95. Policies can be returned without obligation within 30 days of receipt in most states. Rates as of 08-11-20.
* All policies are Protective Classic Choice Term 10. Policy is a level death benefit term life insurance policy to age 90, policy form number ICC16 TL-21/ TL-21, and state variations thereof, issued by Protective Life Insurance Company in all states except New York where it is issued by Protective Life and and Annuity Insurance Company policy form number TL-21-NY 4-16. Both companies located in Birmingham, AL. Policy form number and features may vary by state. Consult the policy for benefits, riders, limitations, and exclusions. Subject to underwriting. Up to a two year contestable and suicide period. Benefits adjusted for misstatements of age or sex. In Montana unisex rates apply. Premiums increase annually after the initial guaranteed premium period. All payments and guarantees are subject to the claims paying ability of the issuing company.
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