What is insurance, and why do you need it? Learn about the importance of including four main types of insurance in your financial health toolkit.
While we can't prevent unexpected events from happening, we can plan ahead and help protect what matters most to us and those we care about. Insurance can cover a range of unexpected car, home or health expenses, making it an important tool in your financial health toolkit.
There are five core types of insurance you should consider and review regularly to protect yourself and your family's future:
Get Started with Insurance
Some forms of insurance, such as health and life insurance plans, may be offered through your employer. For other types of insurance, including homeowner's or renter's insurance and auto insurance, you'll typically need to choose and purchase a plan on your own. Take the time to think hard about what you need and value most in life. The next step is to research and compare insurance options with your needs and budget!
For more tips on planning & protecting, visit our Financial Flexibility and Freedom page.