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What short-term needs should I consider when reviewing my life insurance?

Philip Lisagor, MD
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular)
When reviewing your short-term life insurance coverage needs, you should consider:
  • What assets will be available to take care of dependents' immediate needs?
  • How long will your estate be tied up after death?
  • Will your estate owe substantial debts and taxes?
  • If you have a business, how much money will be needed to operate it until your estate is settled?

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