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MassMutual Survey: Female Cancer Survivors Better Prepared Financially Than Other Women For Life's Unexpected Events
Date:6/4/2009

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Women who have experienced cancer have some timely advice on National Cancer Survivors Day for women who haven't: it's important -- and comforting -- to get your financial plans in order.

That's the lesson suggested by new data from a survey conducted by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual), which is a leader in helping women prepare financially and in making insurance coverage easier to obtain for cancer survivors. According to the survey, women who had received a cancer diagnosis had more elements of a financial plan in place, were planning for retirement, and had a greater sense of self than other groups surveyed.

"I know from my own recent experience with breast cancer how life can change on a dime," said Kim Michel, general agent of Michel Financial Group, a MassMutual general agency in Los Angeles, Calif. "Having a financial plan in place to help protect me and my loved ones has given me great peace of mind as I go through my recovery. The importance of being prepared is a critical message that I personally want to communicate to other women and one that I think financial professionals need to continually emphasize with their clients, prospects, friends and family."

According to the survey (methodology below), women who have had cancer are more likely than their similarly-aged counterparts to:

  • have their legal affairs in order, e.g. will (+19%) and durable power of attorney (+11%); about one-quarter of women without cancer say they have no legal documents in place;
  • own long-term care insurance (+11%);
  • be ready to retire (+13%);
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