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How to talk about life insurance without paranoia?

At a dinner party at our home a few years ago one of our guests brought up issues of life insurance and their concerns about adequate coverage for their family. They asked my husband and I how we manage our policies. My husband announced to the group that he refuses to get life insurance because he feels such a policy would prompt me to actively seek ways to end his life. He was serious. This has caused no small amount of angst on my part, and I need some advice. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Sep 14, 2014 - 55 answers

Father about to be diagnosed with cancer needs help with life insurance

I'm 49 and my wife is 44. We have two small children 7 and 2 and do not own life insurance. Last Friday, we learned my wife has breast cancer, and the same day found out there is a likelihood I could be diagnosed with bladder cancer in the following weeks. Is there any kind of life insurance which I should quickly try to secure in the short time I have while I am still basically healthy? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Mar 18, 2014 - 15 answers

Bank did a bad thing; don't know how to respond to Bank

My bank, in Canada, committed what feels like fraud. Not sure of next steps. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 11, 2012 - 12 answers

What do my cotinine test results mean?

I just got back my lab results from a life insurance physical, and it's showing results for tobacco use. I had told the doctor that I'm a nonsmoker - how screwed am I? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 1, 2011 - 13 answers

Unfortunately All in the Family

Is checking bank statements the best way to find a life insurance policy? Can someone get a life insurance payout if they are not the sole beneficiary? (Family drama below) [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Apr 27, 2011 - 11 answers

To what extent are we suckers, and... what should we do now?

This guy told me and my wife to buy insurance policies, so we did. To what extent are we suckers, and... what should we do now? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Mar 14, 2011 - 7 answers

How to cancel life insurance before a medical exam and after you've signed up?

I signed up for life insurance at work without realizing it required a paramedical exam. This is a drug test too right? Can I decline coverage at this point or am I obligated to go through with the exam? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jul 20, 2010 - 11 answers

Should I cancel my life insurance policy and use it to pay off my consumer debt?

Should I cancel my life insurance policy and use it to pay off most or all of my consumer debt? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 29, 2008 - 8 answers

How do I get life insurance without disclosing the skeevy details of therapy?

Is there a way to get life insurance without the underwriter seeing the complete records of my two-plus years in therapy? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 21, 2007 - 7 answers

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What would happen, in theory, if someone were to fail a life insurance drug test? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jul 20, 2005 - 9 answers

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