HIDDEN FIGURES

5 Things Every Woman Should Know About Life Insurance

By Mischka Brinson

Ever heard folks say “If I knew then what I know now”? It is even more true when it comes to planning a solid strategy for your finances. Here a few things you can add to your toolbox to help you make more sound financial decisions.

Being single does not mean you do not need life insurance. Most people think about life insurance to pass down a legacy. I have heard lots of single ladies that do not have kids say they don’t need it just for that reason. A good life insurance policy will have something called living benefits. This allows you to access the funds prior to death in cases of chronic or critical illness for example.