To reduce the risk of financial hardship that may arise in the case of death, disability or sickness. In these situations, insurance is generally used to pay off debts or replace the income of a breadwinner to ensure that the family’s home and lifestyle are secure.
In situations where the asset base is sufficient to ensure that there will not be financial hardship, there are still many occasions where insurance may be a valuable part of your overall estate and legacy plan.
For example, the preferential tax treatment of insurance proceeds in Canada can often present many attractive planning opportunities to enhance and ensure liquidity to preserve assets, assist with inter-generational wealth transfer, create a legacy or even produce tax efficient income for retirement.
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