The ability to protect your family’s future in today’s world is often looked at as one of the most caring things you can do – and it’s made possible with the help of life insurance. But it turns out, life insurance wasn’t always looked at with such rosy tinted glasses…

“Paternalists—and competitors—warned that beneficiaries wouldn’t know how to manage a sudden windfall. The New York Times opined that life insurance eroded the work ethic and discouraged steady savings…” [ Read more here ]