Archive Monthly Archives: October 2016

BREAKING NEWS: Northwestern Mutual Announces 2017 Dividend

  The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company has announced its intentions to pay $5.2 billion in dividends to policyholders in 2017. This represents a decrease from the 2016 dividend payout of $400

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IPB 048: When a Modified Endowment Contract Makes Sense

  Most people think that creating a Modified Endowment Contract (MEC) is a bad thing. We discussed that at some length in last week's episode. That's mainly because the tax advantages of using life

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IPB 047: The Modified Endowment Contract

  Note: The podcast is fresh and new but the written post below is a re-post of information that Brandon wrote a few years back on modified endowment contracts: Anyone who has looked into cash value

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IPB 046: Life Insurance Has Never Caused a Financial Meltdown

In light of the recent developments with Wells Fargo opening accounts for people without consent and their CEO, John Stumpf, being skewered by Senator Elizabeth Warren… We decided it would be a great

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