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Insurance Planning & Your Future Financial Success

It is important that you realize that “insurance protection” should be a major part of your financial life in a number of areas.

Whether you need protection for your auto, disability, home, LTC, umbrella, life and other areas of concern—you must have a comprehensive and highly effective approach.

Insurance is solid protection in the case of loss and is a requirement in some areas (auto—home if you have a mortgage) and optional in other areas (disability, life, umbrella etcetera).

By clicking on the following links you can gain real insight on how insurance works and why it is important that you utilize insurance as a major component of your financial planning.

If you desire a clear and comprehensive understanding of how you can utilize insurance in your and your family’s life to help you reach the future goals that will serve you and your family in an effective manner—you are about to attain that understanding  and application that you need or desire.

It is important that you realize that an “emergency fund” is a form of insurance (not in the traditional sense) as it will protect you from loss.

If you have to purchase on credit or borrow in other ways to address an emergency you are in a real sense “losing” financially. 

Likewise you must understand that even though understanding your “life stages” is not insurance in the purest sense—it is still something that you must understand if you want to manage your finances in a manner where you are in control.

Be sure to engage your mind and comprehend the following links at your highest level.  By doing so you can gain the insurance knowledge that is needed to move yourself and your family forward in an effective manner!


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The above article was written by Thomas (TJ) UnderwoodThomas (TJ) Underwood is a former fee-only financial planner, a former top producing loan processor and is currently a licensed real estate broker in the state of Georgia. 

He is the writer behind The Real Estate & Finance 360 Degrees Series of Books that include The Wealth Increaser, Home Buyer 411 The Smart Guide to Buying Your Home, Home Seller 411 The Smart Guide to Selling Your Home, and  Managing & Improving Your Credit & Finances for this MILLENNIUM.

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He is the creator of where he regularly blogs about helping consumers improve their credit, finance and real estate pursuits in an intelligent, consistent and proactive manner. 

He’s always looking for ways to make intelligent finance improvement happen for those who “sincerely desire” success in their future. He was the first financial planner to coin the phrase "financially alert mind"  and he consistently writes in a style that is designed to provide consumers the ability to take control of their lives and achieve great results.

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