life insurance


Most people are skeptical when it comes to buying life insurance. Is it the life insurance itself? Or the uncomfortable conversation of how to assess one’s financial needs after the death of a loved one? After all, who likes to talk about death? Below are some debunked life insurance myths […]

Debunking Life Insurance Myths


Do you have children? If so, have you ever thought about getting life insurance for them? Millions of parents and grandparents purchase a whole life insurance policy for their child or grandchild. So, it’s definitely something worth considering. However, before you purchase a policy, it’s important that you understand how […]

Six Questions to Ask Yourself if You’re Considering Getting Life ...


Worried your smoking habit may hinder your ability to qualify for life insurance? Criss Crombie, Life and Financial expert at Empower Brokerage, hears this questions often. Watch the video below to find out if smokers qualify for life insurance! Q: Can smokers get life insurance? A: It depends! It depends on what […]

Do Smokers Qualify for Life Insurance?



Though there are several reasons why you should get life insurance, the most attractive quality is life insurance is tax-free! Therefore, when the policy is finally used, whether it’s as a death benefit or as income replacement, your life insurance is tax-free! Watch the video below to learn more! Tax-Free […]

Life Insurance Equals Tax-Free Money for the Future


What assurance do I have that the life insurance company I am with will still be in business and able to pay a claim years from now. That’s a really good question that is asked a lot. People ask all the time, “Are life insurance companies safe?” Personally, I think […]

Life Insurance Companies Are Safer Compared to Banks


A common question asked of life insurance agents is “How do I know if I have enough life insurance?”  In the video below, Criss Crombie, the life and financial expert, explains his strategy in helping clients determine how much insurance is enough insurance. Check it out! Life and Financial Needs Analysis First, the […]

How Do I Know if I Have Enough Life Insurance?



Life insurance isn’t necessary by any government standard, but you may want to rethink not having it. In exchange for premium payments, the insurance company provides a lump-sum payment, known as a death benefit, to beneficiaries upon the insured’s death. Why is this important to you? Today, I’m going to […]

How Do You Know if You Need Life Insurance?


Criss Crombie – the Life and Financial expert here at Empower Brokerage – shares the reasons why he believes everyone should consider getting a life insurance policy. Watch the videos below and you’ll also learn if term life or whole life insurance is best for you! What are some reasons […]

The Main Reason Why Life Insurance Is Important


Buying life insurance can seem overwhelming, especially if you don’t know what to look for. In the video below, Criss Crombie, the life and financial expert, shares three tips that may better prepare you as you begin shopping for life insurance. Check it out! Tip #1 – Do Some Research People interested […]

Three Tips for Buying Life Insurance



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