Is Pet Insurance a Good Investment?

Recently, during a Q&A, an audience member asked this question. Now, I’m a bit of a skeptic about a lot of financial products – insurance being a big one – so my standard answer is probably not. After-all, there’s a reason most of us run the other direction when we meet an insurance agent at … Read more

Do You Need Longevity Insurance?

Annuities (longevity insurance) are not very popular. Insurance companies, economists and financial advisors love them but the retirees (or soon to be retired) shun them. I’m participating in a MOOC (massive open online course) lead by Josh Rauh a professor at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business called The Financing of Retirements and Pensions and lesson … Read more