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Insurance Service Center Discusses a Recent Health Study and Encourages the Wisconsin Community to Purchase Adequate Health Coverage to Avoid a Financial Disaster
Date:6/13/2013

Watertown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) June 13, 2013

Wisconsin insurance agency, Insurance Service Center, encourages the community to financially plan for the unexpected—especially when it comes to health. A recent study proves to be startling.

According to a consumer study conducted by the Washington National Institute for Wellness Solutions during April 2013, most middle-income Americans are NOT financially prepared to face a serious illness. This report was based on a survey of 1,001 United States citizens, between the ages of 30 to 66. The annual household income of the participants was reportedly from $35,000 to $99,999.

The study reports the following information:

  •     90% of middle-income Americans believe they are not financially prepared for a critical illness diagnosis. Only 10% feel confident when it comes to financial support.
  •     Middle income Americans have little savings to fall back on: 75% have less than $20,000; 50% have less than $2,000; and 25% currently have no savings at all.
  •     23% of Americans state that they have no idea what they would do if faced with a critical illness (such as cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, heart disease, etc.)
  •     Six out of 10 people have NOT had a conversation with loved ones and/or advisors about financial preparations for possible critical health conditions.
  •     75% of Americans are not aware of critical illness insurance, and only 5% have purchased it.

The findings of this report are alarming. With the release of this report, Insurance Service Center is
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