What are Disability Insurance Riders and Which Are Most Common?

Just like cars have a standard model, disability insurance has a base policy. Just like cars have options that can be added to the standard model, so does disability insurance. Optional “add-ons” to the base policy of disability insurance are called disability insurance riders. Riders allow consumers to individualize—to add optional features—to their base policy,[…]

Guardian Announcement Higher Limits & More

Guardian is one of the many carriers that we use for Disability Insurance. They have recently made some significant changes to  their issue limits. 1. Higher Maximum Issue & Participation Limits for the Medical Market Effective immediately, Guardian has increased its Maximum Issue and Participation Limits.  Specifically, Guardian has increased its Maximum Issue Limit to[…]

Your Disability Security Plan

You hope it never happens, of course. But ignoring the possibility is hardly the answer. Does preparing for disability seem overwhelming? It’s not. The Council for Disability Awareness has created a simple, five step Financial Security Plan to give you a clearer understanding of your financial “big picture,” including: Your sources of income, monthly expenses[…]