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What Happens to Your Personal Debts After You Die?

By Byron Udell | May 22, 2017

The average American is carrying a personal level debt load of nearly $62,000. If YOU were to suddenly DIE, what happens to your personal debts? Good question. Did you know that most Americans die in the red? In other words, most people who leave this world exit it with a pretty hefty heap of debt….

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Celebrate Memorial Day with a Soldier’s Story

By Byron Udell | May 22, 2017

Memorial Day is almost upon us. Here’s a great way to celebrate this special day – talk to a veteran and make some history. Since 1971, Memorial Day has been designated as a federal holiday to honor those who have died serving their country. Unofficially, this day has been used to commemorate America’s wartime dead…

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Byron’s Book Club – “Triggers”

By Byron Udell | May 15, 2017

In this latest edition of Byron’s Book Club, Byron Udell, Founder and CEO of AccuQuote, reviews “Triggers” by Joseph Sugarman. Think being super in sales is easy? Think it’s just about having a perky personality and projecting a positive attitude? Think again. While learning how to excel at selling is not brain surgery, knowing a…

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Slimming Down for Summer – A User’s Guide

By Byron Udell | May 12, 2017

Summer is almost here. Are YOU ready? If not, we have some super suggestions for slimming down and eating healthy. And being healthy can save you money on life insurance. The first day of summer begins on June 21st. So fire up the grill…wax down that surfboard…slather on the sunscreen…and gather the family for a…

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For Father’s Day, Give the Gift of Life Insurance

By Byron Udell | May 10, 2017

Father’s Day is a great reminder that every dad needs life insurance. It’s the best gift he can get. [Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on June 16, 2014. The content has updated.] Father’s Day only comes around once a year. It’s a special day for dads across the nation.  I should know.  I…

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The Health Care Conundrum. Here’s How it Ends.

By Byron Udell | May 10, 2017

Where is health care going in this country? Byron Udell, Founder and CEO of AccuQuote, and an insurance professional of over 30 years, shares his thoughts. (The following is an editorial from Byron Udell, Founder and CEO of AccuQuote). Health insurance, also referred to (incorrectly, in my opinion) as “Health Care,” clearly continues to be…

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Does My Child Need Life Insurance?

By Byron Udell | May 9, 2017

Having a life insurance for your child could pay dividends in the long term. To find out more, read on. [Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on August 24, 2006. The content has been updated.] For many of you out there, life insurance for children may be an unthinkable option. “My children aren’t earning,…

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What Is “To Age 100 Guaranteed Life Insurance?”

By Byron Udell | May 9, 2017

Can you really get guaranteed life insurance with level premiums to age 100? Sounds too good to be true? [Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on March 29, 2007. The content has been updated.] To Age 100 Guaranteed Life Insurance plans offer a guaranteed level premium…to age 100, with a guaranteed level death benefit…

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Can I Get Life Insurance if I’m Not a U.S. Citizen?

By Byron Udell | May 9, 2017

Can only U.S. citizens get life insurance. For the surprising answer, read on. [Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on December 1, 2006. The content has been updated.] Here’s a question we’re asked every once in a while here at AccuQuote: “Can I get life insurance if I am not a U.S. citizen?” The…

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Can a Selfie Get You Quicker Life Insurance Coverage?

By Byron Udell | May 2, 2017

Can a selfie save you money on your life insurance? Or could it cost you big time? To get the big picture, read on. Say “cheese!” They say “a picture is worth a thousand words.” And unless you’ve been living on a secluded island in the Pacific for the last few years, you know that…

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