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Term Life Insurance vs. Whole Life Insurance

Having Diabetes and searching for life insurance isn’t the easiest thing to do. Like most people, you know you need life insurance. But what type of coverage is best for you and you family? Good news for people with Diabetes. You will likely have no issues getting approved for both Term Life Insurance and Whole Life Insurance policies. Simply speak with one of our agents, and we’ll happily explain your options to you. People with Type 1, and Type 2 Diabetes can qualify for all types of Life Insurance policies. Two of the most common talked about policies are term [...]

2018-11-05T15:13:11+00:00 November 5th, 2018|

Is Insulin Pump Therapy Better for Diabetic Life Insurance Rates?

Original Post: July 21, 2017 It’s no secret that anyone with a chronic health condition such as Diabetes, will inevitably – more than likely – end up paying a higher premium for their Diabetes life insurance policy than someone who is in predominantly perfect health. Most people don’t know that despite a chronic health diagnosis, it is possible to avoid excessively high premiums while maintaining a policy that is suitable for your family.  But how will a life insurance company view your use of an insulin pump? If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes – even if you’re receiving insulin therapy [...]

2018-10-29T21:50:21+00:00 October 29th, 2018|

How Glucose Levels Impact Your Life Insurance Premiums

Original Post: September 25, 2014 For anyone who has an adverse health condition, qualifying for a life insurance policy can become more difficult. Especially for a person with Diabetes. This is because anything that has an effect on life expectancy can be considered as an increased risk to the insurance company, and in turn, a potential for an increased risk of claim. Therefore, oftentimes applicants who have various health issues are either turned down or coverage, or they are rated as Substandard and required to pay an additional amount of premium in order to compensate for the increased risk to [...]

2018-10-25T20:27:57+00:00 October 25th, 2018|

Life Insurance For Type 2 Diabetics

Original Post: February 16, 2017 | Updated Post: January 30,  2019 Having Type 2 Diabetes is more common than you think. As of 2019, there are over 30 million people ( Nearly 9% of population) in the United States alone, with this chronic illness. We know that having Type 2 Diabetes isn’t a death sentence, and that diabetics can live a healthy lifestyle. Unfortunately, you may have heard that life insurance for Type 2 Diabetics isn’t obtainable, or affordable. That simply is not true!!! Life insurance companies are finally understanding that people who have type 2 diabetes often times have [...]

2019-01-30T21:42:05+00:00 January 30th, 2019|

The Importance of Life Insurance for the Stay-at-Home Parent

Original Post: July 2nd, 2017 The working parent isn’t the only one that should purchase a life insurance policy; both parents are equally as valuable to a family, but often the value of a stay-at-home parent is overlooked. This is presumably due to the fact that the stay-at-home parent is not generating income, but it is important to understand the expenses that would be placed upon the family in the event of the absence of the stay-at-home mom or dad. Stay-at-home parents are truly a financial value to a family – especially families that have several small children or even [...]

2018-10-29T21:53:33+00:00 October 16th, 2018|

Life Insurance for Gestational Diabetics

Last Updated: Gestational Diabetes is usually a temporary type of diabetes that occurs during 18 percent of pregnancies, however, studies show that people who develop Gestational Diabetes are more at risk to develop Type 2 Diabetes later on in life. So what does this mean for you when you are trying to get life insurance, if you have Gestational Diabetes? What exactly is Gestational Diabetes? Below is how the American Diabetes Association, defines Gestational Diabetes: Pregnant women who have never had diabetes before but who have high blood glucose (sugar) levels during pregnancy are said to have gestational [...]

2018-10-16T21:25:04+00:00 September 25th, 2018|

Whole Life Insurance For Diabetics

Last Updated: Life insurance is an excellent safety net that you can purchase to ensure that your loved ones have the money that they need, regardless of what happens to you. When you’re applying for life insurance, there are dozens of different factors that the insurance company is going to look at when reviewing your application. Diabetes is impacting nearly 31 million people in the United States alone. Not to mention almost 85 million people having pre-diabetes. Having this type of chronic illness makes applying for life insurance, a little tricky. Whole Life Insurance for Diabetics may be [...]

2018-10-16T21:26:02+00:00 September 21st, 2018|

Term Life Insurance With Diabetes

Term Life Insurance for Diabetics You know how important life insurance is or else you probably wouldn’t have found your way here. Dying is a part of life so when it is your turn, you want to make sure that the loved ones you leave behind are taken care of. But, when it comes to medical conditions such as diabetes, finding affordable life insurance can be difficult. We have some good news for you. You can receive term life insurance with diabetes – even with your history of diabetes – at an affordable rate. You just need to know how. [...]

2018-07-25T02:14:58+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|

Group Life Insurance: The Pros and Cons of Obtaining Diabetes Life Insurance Through Your Workplace

You finally think that you have scored the perfect job. You love what you do, you love your co-workers, and you love your company’s benefits package. It even comes with a free or discounted group life insurance policy. You find yourself jumping at this bonus because, well, it’s free or cheap. Who wouldn’t be excited, right? Free is always good. Cheap may be good. But, when it comes to group life insurance, do you really want to put your family’s security in the hands of your employer’s group policy? You never know what life may bring and, while you may [...]

2018-04-01T20:51:31+00:00 March 31st, 2018|

Life Insurance for Hispanics With Diabetes

Receiving a diagnosis such as diabetes, which is a chronic disease can be very disturbing and worrying. As the number of Hispanics diagnosed with diabetes continues to rise, the fear of developing the disease is very real within the community. Considered as a high-risk group, Hispanics face many challenges in the management of their diabetes and in the quest to obtain life insurance as a means of protecting their families. Finding an affordable life insurance policy for Hispanics with diabetes can be difficult, but that is what we have done and continue to do so. Almost 60% of Hispanic women and [...]

2018-04-24T16:24:40+00:00 April 24th, 2018|