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Guardian Highlights the Importance of Critical Illness Insurance During American Heart Month
Date:2/12/2009

) of consumers are very or extremely concerned about being able to make key payments such as mortgage, car insurance and child care if they were to become disabled or hospitalized.
  • 61% of those that have experienced, or had a spouse experience, a critical illness encountered unanticipated expenses.
  • One in five Americans would fund uncovered medical expenses with a credit card if they faced a serious illness such as a heart attack.
  • Employees are interested in having critical illness insurance. Nearly 45% of consumers said that they would likely enroll in such coverage if it were offered at their workplace.
  • "A total protection portfolio that includes coverage such as critical illness insurance is typically found at large companies," added Petruzzi. "But Guardian levels the playing field by offering one of the industry's widest selections of benefits to small and midsize companies. These businesses are the economic growth engines of our society, and Guardian is committed to helping them provide their employees with low-cost critical illness insurance and other employee benefits that help families cope with life's uncertainties and protect their assets, health, loved ones and quality of life."

    About Guardian

    Founded in 1860, The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, New York, NY (Guardian) is one of the largest mutual life insurance companies in the United States. As of December 31, 2007, Guardian and its subsidiaries had $41.3 billion in assets (on a consolidated statutory basis). With close to 3,000 financial representatives and 80 agencies nationwide, Guardian and its subsidiaries protect individuals, small business owners, and their employees with life, disability, health, long-term care, critical illness and dental insurance products, and offer 401(k), annuities, and other financial products and trust services. Specializin
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