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What are Your Chances of a Disability?

Written by MEG Financial

While it is easy to assume that a disability “won’t happen to you,” the reality is that your odds of becoming disabled – and in turn, unable to work for a period of time – may be much more likely than you think.   Will You Become Disabled in Your Lifetime? Based on statistics from.. More

Disability Income Benefits and Taxes

Written by MEG Financial

Having income from disability insurance is a smart way to provide yourself with a financial safety net in case you are unable to work due to a serious illness or injury. One of the keys to setting up the right disability insurance plan is knowing how much you may need, and then matching it up.. More

The Cost of a Disability- The Case for Disability Income Insurance

Written by MEG Financial

Becoming disabled due to an injury or illness can bring about a whole host of changes in your life. This is especially true if you are unable to work and earn an income – even for just a short period of time. The term “disability” can actually cover a wide range of functional limitations. These.. More

7 Deadly Sins That are Harmful to Your Financial Health

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They’ll Kill Any Chance You Had of Ever Being Healthy, Wealthy and Wise… borrowed from Richard Lindsay, CPA 1. Bad Debt—Taking on debt just to achieve a boost in lifestyle. Long after the initial good feeling of owning something new has worn off, you will have the monthly payment. Think of debts as receiving a.. More

10 Ways to Lose Your Nest Egg—as reported on Forbes.com

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1. Having No Diversification. 2. Putting it all in One Stock. 3. Ignoring Inflation. 4. Buying Stock After Unverified Tips- “Hot” tips have a way of not panning out. 5. Ignoring Investment Expenses- Some of these investment expenses can be excessively high and decrease your investment. This is something you will want to monitor. 6… More

Why is Life Insurance So Important?

Written by MEG Financial

In conjunction with Life Insurance Movement Day, which is today 8/22/2012, I can’t think of a more appropriate time to write about the topic I have devoted my entire career to: protecting families and businesses. Life insurance is obviously not a popular topic of conversation. In fact, when most people hear the words life insurance.. More

Latest Estate Tax Update from the Association of Advanced Life Underwriting

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Estate Tax Developments in Congress…..from the AALU Weekly Briefing Democratic Leadership in the Senate has begun to mark its position on expiring year-end tax provisions by introducing draft legislation calling for temporary extensions of tax relief for middle-class taxpayers (taxpayers earning $250K or less). The estate and gift taxes were addressed in the initial draft,.. More

May Is Disability Awareness Month

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Michael E. Gray, Jr. of MEG Financial Qualifies For Membership In The Prestigious Million Dollar Round Table For The Eighth Consecutive Year

Written by MEG Financial

The Round Table’s membership represents the “cream of the crop” for life insurance and financial service professionals worldwide.

MEG Financial, Inc. Renews Accreditation from Better Business Bureau and Maintains A+ Rating

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“We are proud to be recognized again by the Better Business Bureau. Being Accredited by the BBB, reaffirms our unwavering commitment to delivering the best results to our customers and clients with the highest level of integrity.”