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Choosing a life insurance company

It’s important to choose a company that offers great customer service and coverage you can count on. Read the articles in this section to help guide your decision.
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Choosing a life insurance company

Life insurance company ratings: Why they matter

When shopping for life insurance, look at a company’s financial strength from multiple rating agencies to assess their ability to pay future claims.

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Life insurance coverage for breast cancer survivors

In the past, getting life insurance with certain pre-existing medical conditions was nearly impossible. Today, things have changed.

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Life insurance ratings and classifications for policyholders

This article discusses the various industry wide ratings and classifications life insurance companies use to determine your category and premium.

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Our life insurance needs calculator explained

Predicting your future income and savings needs is not an easy task. When Protective created our life insurance calculator, we looked at government websites, inflation trends and national averages, and then used the best information we could find to set rates and reference points for our calculations. Here's how we did it:

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The free look period for your policy

This article reviews the free look period that allows you to cancel your policy before making a monetary commitment.

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Choosing a life insurance company

What to consider when choosing a life insurance company

Choosing a life insurance provider is more than just looking at the cost of the premium. Learn how to evaluate financial ratings, start the process and understand the types of insurance available.

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