Disability Income Insurance
Where life insurance provides for your family in the event of your loss, a disability income policy protects your income. Financially providing in the event of disability or illness.
If you were to become sick or hurt and lose your ability to earn a living, how would you pay your bills? One way to help protect yourself in the event of a disability is to purchase an individual disability income insurance policy. Disability income insurance provides a benefit to replace a percentage of your income, in the event of a qualifying disability.
Disability Income Insurance: Solidifying Your Future
Have you ever contemplated the ramifications of an unexpected illness or accident? How would you pay your bills and daily expenses? One way to help protect you against the loss of income that would likely result from a disability is to purchase an individual disability income insurance policy.
Protect the MVP from a Disability
You may be your business’s most valuable player (MVP). Therefore, proper measures should be taken to protect both your income and your business should you suffer a disability. Disability income insurance offers protection against an accident or health crisis that limits your ability to earn income. Depending on your income, coverage may replace 45% to 75% of your pre-disability earnings.
Disability-Proof Your Business
Business owners, who typically take great care to protect their businesses in the event of death, may, in fact, face a greater threat from disability. Along with addressing life insurance concerns through buy-sell agreements, business owners should also address the problems a lengthy disability can present.
Protect Your Business against a Disability
While many business owners understand the need for life insurance coverage, they often overlook the potential risk associated with a disability. A lack of awareness about the possibility of sustaining a disability or being diagnosed with a serious illness leaves many business owners, as well as their businesses and their families, vulnerable to financial risk. According to the Insurance Information Institute (2013), 43% of all people age 40 will have a long-term disability event (lasting 90 days or more) by age 65.
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