Home » Others » Must know: Right amount of Life Insurance

Must know: Right amount of Life Insurance

One of the reasons for being under insured is to wrongly assume life insurance as a savings and investment tool
By OLM Desk | August 25, 2017

One of the first financial instruments that one takes is a life insurance policy. Yet, chances are that one is not adequately insured for the life insurance policy to do justice. The life of an individual is priceless, and although one may not be able to arrive at the precise quantum of cover that one should take, one should not go under insured either. The problem with most people is the wrong assumption on the true worth of their lives, resulting in gross under insurance when it comes to life insurance policy. One of the reasons for being under insured is to wrongly assume life insurance as a savings and investment tool instead of a financial protection tool.

Impact: Undertake a comprehensive need analysis with your existing assets and liabilities to arrive at the right amount of life insurance that you should take and will work for you.

 

Read: A Strong Foundation

 

olmdesk@outlookindia.com

Download the Outlook Money App and read all the magazine stories on your phone!
Play Store and App Store

On Stands Now
Most Viewed