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Got Student Loan Debt? Get Life Insurance.

Life insurance can help with student loan debt.

By Byron Udell | September 8, 2017

Holy cow! Have you seen how much it costs to go to college these days? Many college grads are carrying a crippling amount of student loan debt. But what if you die before you’ve paid off your loans? Here’s a way to ensure that your family doesn’t get stuck with your unpaid student debt…Life Insurance….

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September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

Every month is Life Insurance Awareness Month.

By Byron Udell | August 20, 2017

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. If you don’t have life insurance NOW would a good time to get some. [Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on September 25, 2014. The content has been updated.] According to Life Happens, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping consumers make smart insurance decisions to safeguard their families’…

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AccuQuote Agents: Integrity and Honesty You Can Trust

AccuQuote agents are here for you.

By Byron Udell | July 31, 2017

In a recent poll, 36% of people thought insurance agents were not very honest or ethical. That’s not good. AccuQuote agents believe we have to do better. In fact, it’s our mission. [Editor’s Note: This blog was originally published on June 19, 2015. The content has been updated.] Byron Udell, Founder and CEO of AccuQuote,…

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Do Retirees Need Life Insurance?

retired man watching the sea

By Byron Udell | July 31, 2017

Do seniors still need life insurance after they retire? After all, the kids are gone and you’re ready to take it easy. So why pay those premiums? But before you cancel your policy, you might want to read this blog. You might find that retirees need life insurance. Are you almost ready to retire? Are…

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Survivorship Life Insurance Can Help Protect Your Estate

Buying Survivorship Life Insurance can be a good idea.

By Byron Udell | July 26, 2017

Have you thought about what will happen to your estate’s assets after you and your spouse are gone? Buying Survivorship Life Insurance can help you preserve your estate for your kids. As that old expression goes: “Nobody lives forever.” But about your estate? Have you thought about what will happen to your assets after you…

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What Happens to Your Personal Debts After Death?

Know how to file a life insurance claim?

By Byron Udell | May 22, 2017

The average American is carrying a personal level debt load of nearly $62,000. What do you think happens to YOUR personal debts after death? 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. According…

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Illinois is Helping Families Find Lost Life Insurance

The Illinois Department of Insurance Helps Families in finding lost life insurance policies.

By Byron Udell | April 24, 2017

Having the safety and security of life insurance can help your loved ones stay in their home and pay bills, should you pass on before your time. But what if you have trouble finding lost life insurance policies? But many people die without ever informing their families that they even had coverage. Perhaps the policy…

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Learn How to Win the Game of Life Insurance

By Byron Udell | September 19, 2016

WINNING AT BUYING LIFE INSURANCE Thank you for attending the recent Get Motivated!™ event. Our Founder and CEO of AccuQuote, Byron Udell, has created an informative video, “How to Win the Game of Life Insurance” to help you in buying life insurance more smartly. Since 1986, AccuQuote has been helping customers…just like YOU…save money on…

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3 Strategies to Help You Save Money on Taxes

Can colorectal cancer survivors get life insurance?

By Byron Udell | January 8, 2015

Tax time (April 15th) is still a few months away, but it’ll roll around before you know it.  And while it might seem early for tax talk, is there ever a bad time to save money on taxes? Did you know that smart planning at the beginning of the year (aka NOW!) can lead to you…

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Byron Udell Shares His Passion for Life Insurance

Byron Udell recommends a new book about the 80-20 Rule.

By Byron Udell | April 24, 2014

AccuQuote CEO Byron Udell talks passionately about why it’s so important to have life insurance. As I mentioned in a feature in the Chicago Tribune on April 7, “Nothing does what life insurance does – there’s no other product that can deliver millions of dollars for a few dollars a day…”  That’s the beauty of life…

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