Life insurance is one of the most important, least understood, and frequently neglected aspects of our overall family financial plan. Like anything, the more one understands about a subject, the more comfortable with it they become. The purpose of Life Insurance 101 is to provide you with some basic information about life insurance so that you can feel more confident in providing this important coverage for yourself and your family.
Sea Service members: Find out more about supplemental life insurance from Navy Mutual.
Army and Air Force members: Find out more about supplemental life insurance from AAFMAA.
One popular strategy for earning higher-than-savings-account interest is a certificate of deposit (CD) ladder. A CD ladder (or laddered CDs) is a way of purchasing multiple smaller CDs rather than one larger CD, staggering the maturation dates. There are two main benefits to laddering your CDs: flexibility and higher interest rates. While you can [...]