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In 1985 we created a new way to buy life insurance.

Today, we’re America’s #1 Term Life Sales Agency.

Over $500 Billion in Life Insurance Coverage.

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Source: SelectQuote Internal Data 1985-2018 for cumulative life insurance coverage amounts placed.

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SelectQuote Agents don’t just help you save money on life insurance. They also shop for Auto, Home and Medicare insurance.

What is life insurance?

Simply, life insurance is an affordable way to protect your family’s financial security if you’re not there to take care of them. Life insurance can help with paying the mortgage, college tuition and final expenses. Term life insurance is the most affordable way to do this. There’s also Whole Life, sometimes referred to as Permanent life insurance that is more expensive but offers more benefits to consider.

What’s right for you? It may seem complicated but no worries, we’re here with the answers you need to make the right decisions for your family’s future.

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Term Life?

Whole Life?

(Permanent Insurance)

Guaranteed for a term.

Typically 10, 20 or 30 years.

Guaranteed for life.

Payout guaranteed for your life.

Low Payments.

Generally 5-10% the cost of whole life.

Higher Payments.

10 to 20 times the cost of term life.

No Cash Value.

No investment component.

High Cash Value.

May be borrowed and paid back.

How much life insurance do you need?

When purchasing life insurance, the question isn’t simply how much do you need, rather how much security your family needs at the time of your death. Two variables to consider:

  • 1

    How much do you need to meet immediate obligations at the time of death?

    This amount takes into account all final expenses: uncovered medical bills, funeral and estate-settling costs, outstanding debts and mortgage balances.

  • 2

    How much future income do you need to keep your quality of life?

    Do you want your family to keep the house? Go to college? Have additional funds for their future? Lots to think about.

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Learning Center

33 years of helping protect families has gone into creating this learning center for you. Here you’ll find lots of helpful tools and articles as you explore protecting your family’s future with life insurance.

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