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June 2019 Newsletter We kicked off the summer by speaking at two conferences in New York. Our CEO Jamie Hale was at the CB Insights Future of Fintech conference on...

Do New Graduates Need Life Insurance?

“Should I get life insurance if I’m in my twenties?” For many new graduates entering the workforce, purchasing life insurance is important to consider. Getting basic life insurance can be...

How Your Life Insurance Can Create a Legacy

By Zina Kumok Life insurance payouts are usually talked about in terms of basic damage control. They allow beneficiaries to grieve without having to significantly alter their lifestyle – replacing...

Ten Interesting Life Insurance Facts That Might Surprise You

You’re considering life insurance but don’t know much about it yet. Here are ten interesting life insurance facts that might surprise you as you think about whether life insurance is...

Your Family’s Annual Financial Check-Up: A Simplified Approach

by Erica Gellerman, The Worth Project We all know that an important part of staying physically healthy is getting regular check-ups. Similarly, an important part of staying financially healthy is...

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...