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Disability Insurance Can Be An Important Part of a Pregnancy—But It’s Much More

Disability insurance — also known as income protection coverage — is one of the most important and overlooked pillars of financial planning. Think about it. The average person is so dependent on their ability to earn a living, they couldn’t continue their lifestyle if they missed even a single paycheck. The Federal Reserve asked adults…

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Genetic Testing at Work

Do the rewards of genetic testing of employees outweigh the possible risks it presents to their financial stability? This article by Carol Harnett, president of The Council for Disability Awareness, was recently published in Human Resource Executive. I became intrigued with genetics in sixth grade. I still recall being fascinated when Mrs. D’Amato described Gregor Mendel’s…