Prudential Life Insurance Review

This trustworthy insurer offers an entire menu of term and universal options, but you won’t find whole life insurance here. 4.3/5 (Star Rating) Term Universal Variable Survivorship Get a quote Prudential Financial is a financial services company serving the nation. The company offers retirement planning, investment products, workplace benefits, and, of course, life insurance through [...] Continue Reading

Protective Life Insurance Review

Low premiums for most people and a record of reliability make Protective worth considering. 4.3/5 (Star Rating) Term Universal Variable Whole Get a quote Protective was founded in 1907. Although it now offers retirement investment and annuity products, it began as (and still primarily is) a life insurance company. Protective is a financially stable company [...] Continue Reading

Types of Life Insurance Policies

Having choices is good, but in the world of life insurance, the number of options and terms can seem overwhelming. Sometimes, there are just too many fish in the sea to easily recognize which one you want to reel in. But don’t worry. A quick overview of the main options available will help weed out [...] Continue Reading

Principal Life Insurance Company Review 2019

This insurer has competitive prices for high-value, healthy consumers.. A+ (from A.M. Best) Term Universal Variable Survivorship Get a quote Principal Life Insurance Company, part of Principal Financial Group, is a stable company that began offering life insurance in 1897. Today, this insurer has a reputation for providing low premiums to healthy applicants and high [...] Continue Reading

Brighthouse Life Insurance Review 2019

This MetLife spin-off offers individual term life and universal life but hasn’t yet achieved the financial strength or customer service record its parent company has. 4/5 (Star Rating) Term Universal Indexed Universal Get a quote Brighthouse Financial is an annuity and life insurance company that used to be part of MetLife. Brighthouse is now a [...] Continue Reading

The Best Life Insurance Companies

We evaluated the top life insurance companies in the country so you can find the right fit for your situation. Everyone starts the life insurance journey in a different place. One person needs a policy that is a good choice when starting a family or buying a home. Another is older and wants to cover [...] Continue Reading

The Best Life Insurance for Seniors

If you’re looking for the best life insurance for seniors while approaching or enjoying retirement, you’re in the right place. Many people think they’re uninsurable after their 65th birthday, but that’s far from the truth. While you have fewer or more expensive life insurance options than your children or grandchildren, plenty of excellent companies offer [...] Continue Reading

States with the Most and Least Drug Overdose Deaths

Drug overdose has become a dangerous and deadly problem across the United States. Since 1999, overdose deaths increased from 6.1 per 100,000 people to 21.7, and much of that growth has occurred since 2014.1 The problem is more prevalent in some states than in others. Overdose rates vary widely among states—from fewer than 7 to [...] Continue Reading

Mutual of Omaha Life Insurance Review 2019

We didn’t pick this insurer as Best Overall for its charming smile—Mutual of Omaha has it going on. 4.6/5 (Star Rating) Continue Reading

How much does life insurance cost?

When people start talking about life insurance, we tend to overestimate just how much it will cost in order to get the coverage we need. In fact, most people incorrectly assume life insurance costs three times more than it actually does. Really, the average $250,000 term life insurance policy for a 30-year-old cost about $160 [...] Continue Reading