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14
Oct

Why Young Attorneys Need Disability Insurance

Young people generally don’t think of themselves as becoming disabled, but accidents, illnesses, and injuries don’t discriminate by age. Anyone can suffer a long-term disability at any time, which is why having a Long-Term Disability (LTD) plan is so important. If you are no longer able to work, how will you support yourself? If you …

6
May

Debunking the Most Common Long-Term Disability Insurance Myths

When was the last time you thought about what would happen to your family if you suddenly couldn’t work? If you have to think about it, then chances are, it’s been a while. The simple truth is that one out of every four workers will be diagnosed with a long-term disability before they reach the …

9
Aug

Attorneys: Invisible Disabilities And The Battles Within

Throughout the history of civilization, there have always been things that we did not understand— things that we believed to be real but couldn’t see. Faith, love— even germs all spring to mind though we may not have always had a scientific name for them. While the human race has come a long way from …

24
May

Lawyers With Disabilities Battle More Than We Think

Think about it. When was the last time you saw a lawyer with a disability? And no, Netflix’s legally-blind Daredevil “Matt Murdock,” doesn’t count. For years it has been touted that prior to the age of retirement, one out of every four working-age Americans will become diagnosed with a Long-Term Disability at some point in …

6
Apr

5 Most Common Attorney Long-Term Disability Claims

According to the Council for Disability Awareness, it is estimated that one out of every four Americans will find themselves diagnosed with a disability prior to retiring at the age of 65. Additional studies show that less than half of individuals and families have enough money saved to sustain their living expenses for even one …

6
May

Three Reasons Attorneys Don’t Insure Their Income (But actually should)

An attorney’s ability to work and earn an income is most likely his or her most valuable financial resource. With a 25% chance of becoming disabled before retirement1, Disability Insurance is a vitally important way for attorneys to replace a portion of their income if he or she can’t work for several months or more …

27
Oct

What Every Attorney Needs to Know About Disability Insurance

Find out what every attorney needs to know about disability insurance.

8
May

Long-Term vs. Short-Term Disability: What’s the Difference?

Understanding long-term and short-term disability can help take your family’s financial stability to the next level.

23
Feb

Meeting Financial Obligations After Disability: What’s Your Plan?

Plan ahead and purchase a disability insurance policy to get added peace of mind and protect yourself from financial loss after an unexpected disability.