Types of Life Insurance
Term Life Insurance
Term Life Insurance provides life insurance protection for a specified period of time. If you don’t currently have life insurance, term can be a good place to start. It’s generally less expensive than permanent life insurance, and is available in varying term periods with fixed premiums from a one- (annual renewable term) to 20-year period (level term). Term insurance can sometimes be converted to permanent coverage, providing you with flexibility as your needs change.
Whole Life Insurance
Whole Life Insurance is a form of permanent life insurance that remains in force during the insured person’s lifetime, provided the premiums are paid as specified in the policy. Whole life insurance can build cash value.
Universal Life Insurance
Universal Life Insurance is a form of permanent life insurance characterized by its flexible premiums, flexible face amounts, and unbundled pricing structure. Universal life can build cash value, which earns an interest rate that may adjust periodically but is usually guaranteed not to fall below a certain percentage.