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Cash Surrender Value: Definition and Explanation

A cash surrender value is the total payout an insurance company will pay to a policy holder or an annuity contract owner for the sale of a life insurance policy. To calculate your Cash surrender value, you must; add total payments made to an insurance policy and subtract of fees charged by the agency. See Read more >>

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Cashing In Your Life Insurance Policy

If your bills are piling up on you and you need to get your hands on some cash immediately, then cashing in your life insurance policy may be an option. This would generally only work with some form of cash value policy, such as a whole life or universal life policy or even a variable Read more >>

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Disability Insurance

While many consumers consider life insurance to be one of the staples of their personal finances, many of them tend to overlook the risk of becoming unable to work for an extended period of time. This is unfortunate, because statistics show that it is several times more likely that someone will become disabled for a Read more >>

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Where Seniors Spend Money [Senior Retirement Expense Guide]

Saving for retirement is a necessity. but beyond the idea of “putting money away for later,” or just creating a budget worksheet, how much do we really know about the actual costs incurred by American seniors? It’s a misconception that spending decreases after retirement; in fact, a study by the Employee Benefit Research Institute shows Read more >>

Guide to Navigating Retirement - Magna Life Settlements

How To Avoid Feeling Stuck In Retirement

The cost of retirement is higher than ever, creating a pressing need for Americans to find ways to prepare financially for retirement as wisely as possible and use their retirement funds well after they stop working. Everyone knows they should prepare for their retirement years so that they can enjoy that season in life rather Read more >>

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How Selling Your Life Insurance Policy May Help Your Retirement

Planning for your retirement or calculating your retirement score can be a daunting experience. There is so much to think about, especially the amount of money you need in order to retire comfortably. Generally, the rule of thumb is that the money you may need when you ultimately retire should fall somewhere between 70 to Read more >>

How Do Life Settlements Work

Sell Part of Your Life Insurance For Cash

Many seniors who are informed about life settlements view the sale of their life insurance policies as an all-or-nothing proposition, but policies don’t actually need to be sold in totality. In some cases, a Retained Death Benefit (RDB) offer might better serve the needs of both retirees and their family. The reasons for entering into Read more >>

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Sell Your Insurance Policy and Leave a Legacy

Some older Americans find themselves looking for a way to leave a legacy and give back to their community during their retirement years. With enough money in hand for retirement and long-term costs, these seniors find that contributing their money to a charity of choice a fulfilling way to spend their retirement dollars. For retirees Read more >>

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Bill HR 7203 to Allow Life Settlements to Fund Long-Term Care

A new bill being weighed by the U.S. House of Representatives would make provision for the tax-free rollover of life settlement proceeds into tax-free accounts dedicated to long-term care. The bill, H.R. 7203, was sponsored by Rep. Kenny Marchand (R-TX) and referred to the House Ways and Means Committee on November 30. H.R. 7203, known Read more >>

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