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Income Protection Considerations by Generation



Thinking about income protection insurance? Wondering how it applies to you? Those in different career stages have different income protection concerns. Below are a few considerations for each of the major career stages.

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2 Disability Insurance Calculators: Determine your Personal Risk



There are many statistics about the probability of the general population suffering a disability. Statistics only tell part of the story though. Preparing for a secure financial future is serious business and best made with information about your situation. Here are two disability insurance calculators you can use to estimate the likelihood of suffering an income-interrupting disability, how long you might be disabled and the financial impact of a disability.

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Answers to 10 Common Disability Insurance Questions



It’s usually a good practice to be an informed buyer. Never more so than when making decisions about your financial security. Disability insurance, also called income protection insurance, is fundamental to a secure future. Even so, consumers often have questions about disability insurance. How it works, how much do they need and more. Sometimes, the answer to one question leads to another.

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Disability Insurance is Disaster Recovery for Your Life



If you work in the information technology industry, no two words illicit more fear or dread than “disaster recovery.” It’s estimated that in 2015, companies on average spent as much as 11% of their IT budget on backup and disaster recovery (DR) plans. For the IT professional, investing in DR is a critical element of ensuring business continuity – that is, making sure that after a disaster happens they can continue operations with little to no impact.

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May the Force of Disability Insurance be With You



Luke Skywalker didn’t let something so small as losing his hand prevent him from getting back to his day job. Of course, that day job was overthrowing a maniacal, despotic emperor who also happened to be an extremely powerful space wizard. Good thing for Luke he had access to advanced medical technologies that had him back in action, fighting the good fight for the Rebel Alliance.

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Top 5 Tools for Managing Your Money on the Go



Financial health is a great goal. And when you finally figure out a budgeting system that works for you, it feels really good. Here are our top five financial planning tools for mobile app, so you can keep a finger on your financial pulse no matter where you go, or what you want to track.

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Financial Side of Fatherhood: A Salute to Dads Everywhere



If fatherhood came with a price tag, what would it be? Hard to say. Some things, there’s just no counting. For example: Getting up at 2 a.m. to walk a colicky baby, then getting up three hours later to get ready for work. That’s priceless. Then again, other things are a bit more quantifiable, and shockingly expensive as you’ll see below.

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Who Needs Disability Insurance? Maybe You? Pop Quiz Reveals Answer.



If you pay attention to the news, you know there's a lot of buzz about disability insurance. Still, many people are not really familiar with how it works, and they're not sure if DI (also known as paycheck protection or income protection) is something they really need. If you've been wondering if you need DI, wonder no more. The following quiz will answer the question once and for all.

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A Freedom Worth Celebrating: The American Dream



In the fall of 1814, the poet Francis Scott Key penned the words of the Star Spangled Banner – including a phrase that would become part of our national identity: “the land of the free, the home of the brave.” Every July, amid the blaze of fireworks and the ringing of those iconic words, we celebrate both ideals: The freedom we won in the fight for independence, and the bravery it took to win it.

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Confusion No More: Answers to 10 Disability Insurance Questions



Of all the things you buy in your lifetime, insurance is probably one of the more complex items on the list. And because disability insurance is a little less mainstream than car insurance, for example, it can seem especially confusing. Never fear! We’re here to make it easier than ever before.

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What Does Income Protection Have to Do with Wealth Protection?



Wealth can be attributed to anything of importance, health, family, talent. When you are rich in something you want to hold on to it, to protect it. To protect your health, you may jog daily, have an annual physical and watch your diet. A talented musician or artist will invest in a good instrument or supplies and probably spend considerable time working on the talent.

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Disability Insurance Awareness: The Top 5 Myths



Have you heard? May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month, which of course, is a perfect fit for DIonDEMAND. We are on a mission to make sure all Americans have income protection. Why is this so important? Because your earning power is your most important asset. Without it, all other financial plans and assets fall by the wayside.

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101 Critical Days of Summer: One More Reason for Paycheck Protection



Summer is here, vacations are underway and blue skies are enticing great adventures. Happiness is one result. Accidents are another. This is why the 101 Critical Days of Summer campaign was developed. It’s how the Department of Defense aims to curb the risk of injury and death by educating its personnel on summertime risks and how to avoid them.

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Disability Insurance Quotes & Approvals: As Instantly Satisfying as Ice Cream



Disability happens. But you already know that. In fact, you know it’s going to happen to more than 1 in 4 of today’s 20-year-olds at some point in their careers. You know that when disability strikes, the odds of losing work for a period of 3 months or more is highly likely. You know that if you lost that much work, you’d have trouble making ends meet. So, you’re shopping disability insurance quotes.

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Earning Power vs. Student Loans: Does College Pay Off?



College is expensive; it’s almost a cliché. Still true, though. Student loan debt is a national burden totaling $1.26 trillion across the US, affecting 43.3 percent of Americans, with average monthly payments of $351. A quick look at the statistics from Student Loan Hero makes that much clear.

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