Resources

June 13, 2017

Amy McNeely’s Real Life Story: Protection is Paramount

Sam McNeely, an ex-football player, towered over everyone who came in contact with him. But his size belied a soft side—he was quick with a joke and able to befriend anyone with his easygoing ways. That’s what made Amy fall in love with him. Within a year of getting married, […]
June 13, 2017

Jason Sherman’s Real Life Story: You Need to Be Prepared

Jason and Nicole Sherman had a lot on their plate. As parents of a 2-year-old and with another on the way, this couple—in their early 20s—were also juggling the demands of school, Jason’s sales job and running Nicole’s in-home daycare. Life insurance wasn’t a topic they had thought much about, […]
June 13, 2017

Which Is Riskier? (Skydiving)

Not having life insurance to take care of your loved ones is riskier. It means they would suffer financially if something happened to you. And that’s a risk you don’t have to take. Life insurance is more affordable than most people think. The first step to getting coverage is easy.
June 13, 2017

Miranda Rivera’s In Their Own Words: It Changes Everything

My father was my role model. Whatever he set his mind to, he was able to accomplish. That’s how he built his two companies, with the goal of providing rural areas with internet. His death at 44 changed everything. Even though I was just 12 at the time, I knew […]
June 13, 2017

Jimmy and Nancy Tang’s Real Life Story: Securing the American Dream

Steven and Ngoc Anh Tang left Vietnam to pursue the American dream: They wanted their children, Jimmy and Nancy, to have a better life. Their insurance professional Annie Vu also helped them secure their children’s financial future in case the worst were to happen. The couple purchased permanent life insurance […]
May 28, 2017

Customer Perception – Chance of Disabililty

Many workers recognize the risk of disability. In fact, 58 percent of respondents in our survey say they know there’s a risk they could lose their income at some point to a disability. What’s more, most workers (69 percent) are aware of ways to plan for an income-interrupting disability.
May 27, 2017

Empower Yourself

As you explore protecting your income, you may come across terms that are new to you. That’s okay. This guide helps you better understand what some of the most common terms mean. After all, the more you know, the better prepared you’ll be to take the next step.
May 27, 2017

Income Replacement with and without DI

The charts below show how much more income protection highly compensated employees can receive when Individual Disability Income (DI) insurance is added to a group long-term disability (LTD) insurance offering.
May 27, 2017

Infographic for Consumers

Your income helps pay for everyday living expenses, but it also gives you the freedom to do the things you love. Make sure that doesn’t change – even if your health or ability to work does.
May 27, 2017

Simplified underwriting

Learning about Simplified underwriting for Individual Disability Insurance (IDI) solutions from Principal ® is easy. This program profile outlines the key features you need to know.
May 27, 2017

MOO Short-Term Disability Income Insurance

The paycheck you earn helps you build the life you want for your family. However, life can put you in a spin if you suddenly lose your income because of an illness or injury. The thought of losing ground can be scary. Suddenly, the future seems unpredictable; the calendar changes […]
May 27, 2017

Principal Starting Professionals

Know any young professionals, students or residents whose income is expected to increase quickly? Then consider the Select Professional program from Principal®. It offers higher benefit amounts to help address their changing needs.