There are so many facts, figures, numbers, and statistics that ultimately make the argument for income protection a no-brainer, and while I feel it's important to share them, facts and figures do not resonate with me so I'm going to throw out what I consider to be the essentials (throw with love, of course).
What the F is Disability Insurance Anyway?
A disability is an illness or injury that keeps you out of work for an extended period of time
Some of the most common causes for disability claims that you may be unaware of are cancer, stroke, pregnancy complications, depression, post partum depression, anxiety, heart attack, diabetes, back pain, arthritis...
If you told me a few years ago I’d fall in love with Disability Insurance I most likely would've laughed and rolled my eyes. Weirder things have happened but I’ve been struck by cupid’s arrow! But why am I so passionate about Income Protection? Thankfully I've never suffered from an injury or illness that kept me out of work; however, I have lived for a lengthy period of time without an income stream. I can attest to the stress and anxiety that can accompany the inability to pay your bills and basic life expenses. In addition, I've watched friends and families close to me struggle both emotionally and financially when either they, a parent, or spouse had brea...
Taking charge of our own health and wellness is one of the most loving things we can do for ourselves. In theory we all know that eating nutritious foods, taking supplements, and using body products without harmful chemicals are major factors in staying healthy. So how do we make it as easy and inexpensive as possible?
Thrive Market! An online retailer (that began as a startup) for all things health and wellness at massively reduced costs. See for yourself here.