5 reasons women need life insurance more than men do

So, why should women and moms prioritize health insurance no matter their family status or earning? Read on!

Women live longer than men

The reasons include more dangerous jobs, higher suicide rates (the reasons are many and complex) and higher propensity for risk.

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Woman are more likely to be a primary custodian/parent to children

When fathers die, their wives, partners and exes are left fully responsible for the care of any children or other dependents.

Women are more likely to be the caregiver to aging or sick loved ones

Historically, and around the world, women have taken on the role of caregiver of aging and ill adults in the family.

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Women may soon be more likely to be the breadwinner in married families

A full quarter of wives in heterosexual marriages make more than their husbands.


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