4 Common Myths About Buying Insurance Covers
There are so many myths about insurance that people seem to carry for years. Whether you had a good or bad experience with your insurance company, purchasing insurance is very important and your experiences should not hinder you from buying it. As a matter of fact, you should make better decisions now that you know better. Here are 4 common myths you may come across as you decide on what kind of insurance you want.
· Myth # 1: Always buy the cheapest cover
This is not always true. As you may know, cheap is expensive! A cheap or low cost package covers only the basics, leaving you with many limitations. As much as you would like to cut on your monthly expenditure, it is wise to pay for an average priced cover to get more benefits from it.
· Myth # 2: Everyone needs life insurance
Not everyone needs this cover. There are people who have funds put aside, to cover for their burial expenses, after their demise. Do they still need life insurance? No, since the main purpose of having life insurance is to save your loved ones from any financial burdens that come with burials.
· Myth # 3: Insurance is for the old and people with dependents
You may think you are young, healthy and always energetic and therefore, you do not need insurance. Well my friend, anyone can have accidents and at any time. There are things you just can not foresee and this is why everyone should get some kind of insurance cover. Medical insurance is mandatory in this case and there are high chances, that you will use it at least every year. Your health could be good now, but you never know about tomorrow. If you do not have dependents, you are not excluded from this. There are different covers with different features; seniors (life insurance for 50 and above), children, couples etc.
· Myth # 4: Insurance is expensive
A good number of you believe this myth, but it is false. With this ever-changing and competitive world of business, companies are looking for all ways to reach into everyone's pocket, even the below-average citizens. Therefore, insurance companies have come up with covers to suit your particular needs at affordable premium price. Whichever type of insurance you are buying; always negotiate your monthly promotions, to ensure smooth flow of payments.
So, the next time something happens, you have no excuse for not getting insurance.