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De-Risk Your Joint Partnership Business with Life Insurance

De-Risk Your Joint Partnership Business with Life Insurance

As an entrepreneur in a joint business partnership, it is important to think about the repercussions your business partner may face should something happen to you.    Would they find it easy to handle the business once you are no longer around? Will there be new stakeholders in the business? And how amicable and smooth would the transition of these relationships…

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Can Tech-Based Life Insurance Products Compete with the Hands-On Service of an Advisor?

Can Tech-Based Life Insurance Products Compete with the Hands-On Service of an Advisor?

As a life insurance advisor, when the time to keep my promise arises, it’s a huge release for me because I can keep my word of showing up with the cheque when the worst happens. But what also comes with that is an emotional loss, as my clients are also my friends and this relationship becomes a big part of each other’s lives.  “Basheer…

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Does Your Role as an Advisor End After a Claim Has Been Settled?

Does Your Role as an Advisor End After a Claim Has Been Settled?

As life insurance advisors, we’re called on field as the most valuable player when a client of ours passes away- to show up with the cheque for the dependents, no matter what. In the lifecycle of serving a client, this is really one of the most crucial moments.  And different advisors have their own philosophy around how they deal with the claims settlement process.  You could either only do what’s…

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Bouncing Back From Screw-Ups in Business- A Case Study

Bouncing Back From Screw-Ups in Business- A Case Study

I believe there is always room, especially when humans are involved, for some level of errors to take place. Now the reality of the matter is, in the real world it’s unlikely that you’ll be able to go through life without screwing up. I’ve been in the life insurance and financial services business for the last 21 years and of course, there are…

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Everything You Need To Know About ‘Buying Term and Investing the Difference’

Everything You Need To Know About ‘Buying Term and Investing the Difference’

Buying a Life Insurance policy can be a decision-heavy journey. What kind of policy should you buy? How much cover do you need? How do you know you’re not overpaying? One big question is: Should I pick Term Life or a Whole Life Policy? In this article, I explain the concept of ‘Buying Term and Investing the Difference’.

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