Putting Death Back into Life Insurance

Katt, Peter
December 1997
Journal of Financial Planning;Dec1997, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p30
Academic Journal
Focuses on the true objective of life insurance. Reason why life insurance is often sold for its living benefits; Other issues concerning life insurance.


Related Articles

  • SNAPSHOT.  // Best's Review;Feb2010, Vol. 110 Issue 10, p16 

    The article offers information on the result of the survey made on insurance policy holders on determining the coverage amounts of life insurance of policy holders in the U.S.

  • Do you really need life insurance? Stephens, B. // Black Enterprise;Nov89, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p62 

    Offers advice on how to choose the best kind of life insurance for your needs. Types of policies available; Judging the value of a policy; Where to go for further information.

  • Choosing the right life insurance agent. Brennan, J. // Black Enterprise;Feb1990, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p55 

    Offers advice on how to find a life insurance agent that will best meet your needs. Questions to ask a potential agent; Preparing for a visit with an agent; What to avoid.

  • Lessons on life insurance. Loeb, Marshall // Business News New Jersey;09/07/98, Vol. 11 Issue 31, p19 

    Presents some lessons on life insurance. Three sensible uses; Policies; Insurance bill; Purchasing policies.

  • Canadian investment transactions of eleven life insurance companies.  // Bank of Canada Review;Spring96, pS44 

    Presents a chart depicting investment transactions of eleven life insurance companies in Canada as of spring 1996. Provincial securities; Corporate and other bonds; Preferred and common stocks; Short-term paper; Collateral loans; Net source of funds.

  • Ownership of life insurance by a third party. Rolnick, Russell J. // CPA Journal;Aug95, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p72 

    Focuses on the ownership of life insurance by a third party. Tax and nontax considerations; Separate gifts; Transfer of ownership; Multiple ownership of policies; Establishment of an irrevocable trust to own life insurance.

  • Irrevocable life insurance trusts. Lipoff, Lawrence M. // CPA Journal;Sep98, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p22 

    Discusses a number of scenarios and planning tools relating to the incidents of ownership of life insurance policies. Benefits of irrevocable life insurance trusts; Incidents of ownership; Gift taxes; Generation-skipping transfer planning; Income taxes; Access to cash.

  • Having proper insurance policies helps give you peace of mind. Kanthrow, J. Michelle // Caribbean Business;4/13/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 15, pS8 

    Focuses on life insurance policies in Puerto Rico. Coverage; Payment schemes; Options; Comments from industry executives. Additional coverages.

  • Age-related reductions in life insurance benefits. Hyland, Stephanie L. // Monthly Labor Review;Feb91, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p36 

    Presents highlights of a Bureau of Labor Statistics' 1989 Employee Benefits Survey that focused on life insurance plan provision data. Average life insurance benefit amounts for workers; Age-related reductions in many plans; Comparison without age-related variations in benefit levels.

  • Life insurance benefits in small establishments and government. Grossman, Glenn M. // Monthly Labor Review;Oct92, Vol. 115 Issue 10, p33 

    Focuses on potential payments an employee can expect his or her survivors to receive from an employer-provided life insurance plan. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics 1990 Employee Benefits Survey; Average benefits available to full-time life insurance participants by annual salary, small...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics