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Permanent Life Insurance - Life Coverage Policy Guide Albany GA

Life insurance companies make good money on these policies. There are generally incentives to life insurance agents to sell them. Insurers profit from people who buy these plans young and then drop them early.

TURNER FINANCIAL SERVICES - Herb Turner
(229) 435-1481
1277 Hwy 82 W
Leesburg, GA
 
Daniyal Inamullah
4751 Best Road
Atlanta, GA
Company
Company: Waddell & Reed
Type
Investment Advisor Rep: Yes
Registered Investor: Yes
Education
Emory University/BA Economics
Service
Stock Market Alternative,Alternative Investments,Annuities,Alternative Asset Class Planning,Insurance & Risk Management Planning,Retirement Income Accumulation Planning,Individual Income Tax Planning,IRA, 401k, Roth IRA, QDRO Rollovers,Wealth Management,Life Insurance,Investment & Portfolio Management,Annuity Ideas & Strategy Planning,Retirement Income Distribution Planning,Education Funding & Financial Aid Planning,401k Rollover From Employer,Income for Life/ Preserve Principal,Disability Insur

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Dr. John Colegrove
5425 Peachtree Pkwy
Norcross, GA
Company
Title: Retirement Income Specialist
Company: LPL Financial
Type
Investment Advisor Rep: Yes
Education
Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from UGA in 1993
Masters Degree in Music from the University of Notre Dame in 1995
Doctorate of Music from UNC-Greensboro in 1999
Years Experience
Years Experience: 8
Service
401k Rollover From Employer,Income for Life/ Preserve Principal,Alternative Investments,Retirement Planning,Investment Consulting & Allocation Design,Planning For Personal Finances & Budgeting,Education Funding & Financial Aid Planning,Stock Market Alternative,Wealth Management,Annuities,Long-Term Health Care Planning,Annuity Ideas & Strategy Planning,Retirement Income Accumulation Planning,Fee-Only Comprehensive Financial Planning,IRA, 401k, Roth IRA, QDRO Rollovers,CD Alternative,Life Insuranc

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Mrs. Cynthia Lee Nunnally (RFC®)
(706) 543-1219
P.O. Box 49427
Athens, GA
Company
Peachtree Planning Corporation
Qualifications
Education: Univeristy of GeorgiaBachelor of Science, Mathematics
Years of Experience: 19
Membership
IARFC, NAIFA
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Portfolio Management, Pension Planning, Executive Compensation Planning, Retirement Planning, Seminars Work, Employee Benefits, Stocks and Bonds, Mutual Funds, Annuities, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Medical Insurance, Group Insurance, Asset Protection, BuySell, Compensation Plans

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Mr. Todd H. Martin (RFC®), CLU
(912) 352-9644
315 Commercial Dr, Ste A-4
Savannah, GA
Company
Martin Financial Group, LLC
Qualifications
Years of Experience: 7
Membership
IARFC, MDRT, SFSP, NAIFA
Services
Invoice, Business Planning, Retirement Planning, Annuities, Life Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, BuySell

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James R. Faucett (RFC®), CSA
(478) 329-8564
601 Russell Pkwy Ste B
Warner Robins, GA
Company
Personal Wealth Management
Qualifications
Education: BS
Years of Experience: 18
Membership
IARFC, SCSA, NAIFA
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Retirement Planning, Stocks and Bonds, Mutual Funds, CD Banking, Annuities, Life Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Compensation Plans

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Bruce R. Farman (RFC®), CEP, CFP
(770) 631-4435
Magnolia Office Park
Fayetteville, GA
Company
Lincoln Financial Advisors
Qualifications
Education: BA - University of Georgia (1976);Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Designation (1987);Certified Estate Planner (CEP) Designation (1988); andRegistered Financial Consultant Designation (2004)
Years of Experience: 23
Membership
IARFC, NICEP
Services
Invoice, Portfolio Management, Pension Planning, Retirement Planning, Seminars Work, Employee Benefits, Stocks and Bonds, Mutual Funds, Annuities, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Education Plan, Compensation Plans

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Mr. Alfred Lee Dingler (RFC®), CHFC, CLU
(770) 471-8888
1205 Hwy 92 South
Fayetteville, GA
Company
Prime Financial Services
Qualifications
Education: BBA Georgia State University
Years of Experience: 26
Membership
IARFC, FPA
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Portfolio Management, Retirement Planning, Employee Benefits, Stocks and Bonds, Mutual Funds, CD Banking, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Medical Insurance, Group Insurance, Auto Home Insurance, Business Coach, Charitable Planning, Education Plan, Healthcare Accounts, Asset Protection, BuySell, LiabCover, Compensation Plans

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Oscar B. Rodrigues (RFC®), LUTCF
(770) 437-8967
2451 Cumberland Pkwy
Atlanta, GA
Company
Private Planners
Qualifications
Education: BSIE, BA
Years of Experience: 21
Membership
IARFC, NAIFA
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Pension Planning, Executive Compensation Planning, Retirement Planning, Seminars Work, Employee Benefits, Annuities, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Medical Insurance, Group Insurance, Business Coach, Charitable Planning, Asset Protection, BuySell, Compensation Plans

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Mr. Maurice O. Miller (RFC®), CEP, MBA
(404) 298-0054
PO Box 1366
Stone Mountain, GA
Company
TM Financial Group, Inc/PBBIC Strategies
Qualifications
Education: BS, MBA
Years of Experience: 16
Membership
IARFC, NAPFA, NICEP
Services
Invoice, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Portfolio Management, Retirement Planning, Medicaid Planning, Tax Planning, Seminars Work, Employee Benefits, Mortgage Loans, Annuities, Life Insurance, Disability Income Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, Medical Insurance, Group Insurance, Auto Home Insurance, Business Coach, Charitable Foundations, Asset Protection, BuySell, LiabCover, Compensation Plans

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Permanent Life Insurance - Life Coverage Policy Guide

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Permanent Life Insurance

The only reason to buy permanent life insurance is that you are going to hold this insurance for life.

By holding the "permanent life insurance for life," we mean for life. There are usually up-front charges which considerably impact the savings component. Eventually, the savings will begin to pay off, but it can take 10 to 20 years for things to begin moving your way.

So what are you really getting? Well, it works like this: part of your monthly payment pays for the actual life insurance (This will normally be close to the amount you'd pay for term life insurance ). The rest of your payment (minus management charges; which are a fee over and above the cost of premium) is applied to the savings component. Therefore, in order to actually build savings, your premiums are higher than term life insurance by the amount of your savings contribution, plus fees to the life insurance company to 'manage' your money.

Now, if you want someone to manage your money, wouldn't you want a specialist? Maybe a bank?

Originally, the cash value that you built in your permanent life insurance was designed to continue to pay your premiums when you get older and premiums become REALLY expensive. This was a selling point because you banked money to pay high premiums to keep life insurance in force after retirement - when you don't make as much.

Another of the big selling points has been that you (as the life insurance policy holder) could access those savings if you need them. Sounds good, right? Well, it doesn't always work as planned. If you want to use those savings for something other than life insurance payments you will likely pay income tax on them; which negates any "tax shelter" status and could even push you into a higher tax bracket (with higher taxes).

Rules to borrow against a permanent life insurance plan can be very complicated, can cost interest, and what if you don't want to pay it back? It's supposed to be "your money" afte...

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