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How Universal Life Insurance Policies work – a Simplified Guide

Universal Life policies first became popular in the early 1980s, and had been developed a few years earlier.  They are considered unbundled policies, in that the various parts of an insurance policy, which include the term insurance, the cash value and the expenses, are priced separately and stated in the contract. This was a response… Read more

Points to Consider about Life Insurance

There are 3 stages of life insurance needs – Family Protection, Accumulation of Assets and Estate Preservation Needs will shift as a client moves through these 3 stages and the amount of life insurance needed generally changes due to exposure to capital gains, taxes due in the year of death, RRSP/RRIF tax, etc. Term insurance… Read more