Ladder Life Insurance Blog

5 Steps to Get Financially Organized for the New Year

by Erica Gellerman, The Worth Project While most people think about ushering in the new year with a clean and organized home, they’re overlooking one area that needs some serious...

Life Insurance: The Missing Piece in Your Financial Plan

by Erica Gellerman, The Worth Project You’re doing all of the things that signal you have your financial life together: you’re paying down debt, you have a monthly budget, and...

3 Ways Life Insurance Can Save You Money

by Jamie Hale, Co-Founder and CEO I know firsthand how life insurance can change lives because my father passed away when I was 11. The basic policy he had in...

Who Needs Life Insurance?

As you consider your financial planning, have you found yourself wondering  “who needs life insurance?” Or “which types of people benefit most from life insurance?” While everyone’s situation is different,...

A Financial Take on Life Insurance from Ladder CEO Jamie Hale

Why should life insurance factor into your personal financial planning?  Here is a simple overview from our CEO and Co-Founder, Jamie Hale. Jamie lost his dad unexpectedly at age 11...

Why Quality Relationships Mean Longer Life

Did you know the relationships you nurture in your everyday life can help you live longer?    It’s not only romantic relationships or family relationships. It’s also the interactions you...

Multi-Tasking Dads, This One’s For You

It’s Father’s Day and Ladder would like to take a moment to salute the busy dads and father figures out there who invest so much time and energy in keeping...

What Graduation Means for Your Life Insurance Costs

Graduation is a meaningful milestone. It’s the culmination of years of hard work, personal growth and educational investments. From a financial planning perspective, graduation also offers a valuable life insurance...

How Do You Balance Life Insurance Coverage Between Parents?

The number one question most people have when they think about life insurance is “how much coverage do I need?”   Everyone’s financial situation is different, but a straightforward online...

4 Valuable Benefits of Life Insurance (“What Does My Life Insurance Cover?”)

When people consider life insurance, they often think of it as a way to provide their beneficiaries with a tax-free lump sum of money that will help them get through...

Here’s to Mothers and All That They Do

This Mother’s Day, Ladder salutes all the mothers and mother figures who are giving their all to nurture their people. We know you are juggling all of the things: running...

Why Saving the Planet Can Help You Live Longer

This year’s crazy weather trends and meteorological terms (“atmospheric river” anyone?) provide us with good food for thought as we ponder how to keep our planet happy and healthy. After...