According to Danika, “It’s probably pretty uncommon to come across someone that hasn’t been in some kind of a car accident. Now, there are surely varying degrees, but you’re not wearing a six-point harness with a helmet on and an ambulance sitting nearby. So, it’s a risk no matter what you do if you’re driving anything.”
As it relates to her decision to keep life insurance because she "wanted to" long after she "needed it" for work, "[I do not want to] leave people with bills they can’t pay, and not only dealing with the sadness of a loss, but trying to figure out how you’re going to manage the rest of…life.”
Understanding the many life insurance options available to you is a process in and of itself. Further coupling life insurance planning with your current financial state and family estate planning adds to the equation. Thankfully, there are many talented professionals available to help you sort out the many options and answer questions; assist in piecing the puzzle together; and coordinate the policies. FPEC encourages you to interview insurance brokers and find the person or firm you trust the most.
Chicago Patrolmen's Federal Credit Union's Financial Planning and Education Center is proud to offer financial planning services through our exclusive alliance with MAF Companies. Founded in 1967, MAF representatives are seasoned professionals with over 100 combined years of financial planning experience. They are knowledgeable about the specific challenges and obstacles that police officers and their families face. Their team will build upon that expertise and find solutions that fit your individual needs, budget and goals.
For a confidential conversation about life insurance and options custom designed to fit the needs of you and your family, contact the Financial Planning and Education Center by telephone, at 312.499-8888, or email, at firstname.lastname@example.org.