Ladder Life Insurance Blog

Why financial wellness should be part of your 2020 health goals

by Laura Hale, Co-Founder & Head of Product @ Ladder When 2020 rang in, a whopping 51% of Americans took the resolution to eat healthier and 50% vowed to be...

Ladder goes nationwide, is recognized by Money Magazine as one of the best life insurance providers of 2020, and more

January 2020 Newsletter Since the New Year, we’ve been in high spirits here at Ladder. Did you know that we are now serving families in all 50 states? We launched...

Today’s the day: Ladder launches in New York, now serving families in all 50 states

by Jamie Hale, Co-Founder and CEO @ Ladder Everything seems to move faster in New York, except for life insurance. While the rest of the US has enjoyed digital access...

Ladder donates 17,000 Christmas meals, is featured in a new podcast, and more

December 2019 Newsletter Remember when we said we would donate 250 meals to families in need this holiday season for every family photo on Instagram that tags #ladderloved and @ladder?...

Ladder launches TV commercial, listed as a top insurtech, and more

November 2019 Newsletter This month, we were excited to launch our first TV commercial. The ad incorporates testimonials from our customers– a mother who took a risk launching her own...

Is the gender insurance gap really a confidence gap?

by Laura Hale, Co-Founder & Head of Product @ Ladder A hundred years ago women couldn’t even buy life insurance. Now, it’s not only allowed — it’s critical. In the...

Ladder named to world’s top 100 insurtechs, gets interviewed by Blue Dun, and more

October 2019 Newsletter We’re honored to be listed as one of the world’s 100 most innovative insurtechs by Fintech Global for two years in a row. The report states that...

Ladder recognized at Insuretech Connect 2019, expands Ladder for Advisors, and more

September 2019 Newsletter Last week, we attended Insuretech Connect – the world’s largest insurtech event. In the lead up to the conference, we co-authored a piece with Root Insurance that...

Financial Tips When Leaving a Job – What to Consider

Leaving a job? You probably need to revisit your finances to put yourself in the best financial situation possible. People leave jobs for different reasons. Some leave for new roles,...

Ladder partners with Radius Bank, wins Real Simple’s 2019 Smart Money Awards, and more

August 2019 Newsletter This month, we announced a new partnership with Radius Bank, our first federally chartered bank partner. We’re passionate about making it easy for people to get the...

3 Tips for Caring for Children and Aging Parents at the Same Time

By Zina Kumok  As baby boomers begin to retire en masse, many people in their 30s and 40s are finding themselves in a tough spot. As they assume responsibility for...

Life Insurance in a Divorce – What You Need to Know

Going through a divorce? There are numerous financial decisions you’ll have to make as you divide up assets and determine custody arrangements (if you have children). Giving serious thought to...