Life Insurance: More Important (and Affordable) Than You Think

Key Takeaways

  • Even with modern medical advances, 10 to 12 percent of today’s 30-year-olds will not make it to age 60.
  • Term life insurance is just as important as health, auto and homeowners insurance when you’re raising a family and are in your prime earning years.
  • Many young people are surprised to learn how much coverage a few hundred dollars a year in premiums can buy.