Life: Top 5 Reasons to Insure Yours
Life insurance. Have you stopped reading yet? What about financial struggles for those you love? Are you interested now? As a topic, life insurance probably ranks with death and taxes on the fun-o-meter. But, this is Life Insurance Awareness Month. It’s an [...]
I’m starting to struggle with aging. People in my parents’ generation tell me I’m laughably young, but maybe it’s the beginning of the process that startles you the most. Seeing your cheeks get lower and your eyelids loosen seems off somehow—like it’s not really you in the mirror.
We grew up camping. I remember summer evenings, holidays, church retreats, and youth group gatherings on my family’s property out in East Texas. We would shoot fireworks on the 4th of July, play paintball with the youth group, cook over the open stove and play hide and seek in the graveyard. We [...]
Stay and Play: Balancing Life, Work, and Family
I am employed at a university with a fairly structured work schedule: a 9-5 job. My wife is a full-time graduate student, which amounts to basically a full-time job with zero pay. I also have a 20-month-old daughter, someone I love to be around and [...]
Why we chose life insurance
I’ve always been a little skeptical about purchasing life insurance. The reasons not to were convincing to me for a long time:
Why spend money that I may not ever get back when I could be using it now? This is the “hedging your bets” argument.
If I [...]
A Power Rangers Review by a Shameless, Raving Fan of the Original Series (with mild spoilers)
Overall: I really liked this movie. I was surprised, but the "dark and gritty reboot" spin didn't mess it up for me. It was fun, funny, nostalgic, and its own thing at the same time. The whole "power of [...]
Guaranteed Universal Life
I really like the GUL video, as it's simple and understandable.
1. Do you position GUL the same way or do you have a different way of presenting GUL?
I present GUL in much the same way in comparing it with the [...]