Insurance for Families

Things to consider when choosing life insurance

The many options available for family life insurance can create a need for someone to help you understand the different choices and terminology. Gerber Life takes the guesswork out of family life insurance with articles that answer such questions as, "How does life insurance work?" and "How do I get life insurance?" Whether you're looking for a policy for an infant, child, adult or senior, we've got you covered when it comes to comprehensive information about life insurance.

  1. What Are the Rules for Coverdell Savings Accounts?

    Father Researching Coverdell Savings AccountAs society advances, higher education becomes more important than ever. Fortunately, there are several strategies you can use to save for your child’s educational expenses. One such vehicle is the Coverdell Education Savings Account (ESA). The Coverdell ESA is a tax-deferred account you can use to hold investments for a child or other beneficiary’s future educational expenses.

  2. Types of Insurance for Parents and Young Adults

     Insurance for Parents, Young AdultsThe insurance needs of parents and young adults vary. Young adults are often in good health with no dependents, while parents are responsible for a household of two or more people. In addition to traditional life insurance, there are other types of insurance policies that parents and young adults should consider.

  3. Five Things to Consider When Buying Family Life Insurance

    Buying Family Life InsuranceIt’s no secret that life insurance provides a safety net for families, especially those with children. But before you decide on a policy, it’s important to consider these five factors in order to ensure that you buy the best life insurance for your family’s needs.

  4. 10-Year Term Insurance

    Family Planning Ahead With Term Life InsuranceThe decision to buy life insurance can be the most important decision you ever make for your family. It can mean the difference between your family maintaining their current lifestyle, kids going to college, and even not having to sell the family home should you die. Having the breadwinner of the family die unexpectedly is traumatic for everyone. Losing the income from that person makes a very difficult situation even worse. Purchasing a life insurance policy can eliminate some of your family’s worries and stresses should something happen to you. Not to mention, provide you with the peace of mind that your family will be financially able to continue the lifestyle that they have grown accustomed to should you not be able to provide it any longer due to death.

  5. What Are Life Insurance Endowment Policies?

    Family Learning About Life Insurance PoliciesChoosing between the many life insurance options for your family is a difficult and important decision. One type of policy you can purchase is the life insurance endowment policy. Life insurance endowments are considerably different from other types of life insurance for families, such as whole or term policies.