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A guide to buying life insurance

Understanding life insurance can be challenging, but it’s an essential tool for protecting yourself and your loved ones. That’s why The Zebra has compiled our life insurance articles to offer a comprehensive guide to this important form of coverage.

Follow the links below to learn more about life insurance policies, what to know before buying, and which type could be right for you. 

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Renata BalascoAssociate Content Strategist

Renata is a licensed insurance professional and content strategist responsible for creating home and auto insurance guides for The Zebra.

Renata's background in technical writing and her experience working in the insurance industry informs her work. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications.

Renata's work has been cited by Car and Driver

About The Zebra

The Zebra is not an insurance company. We publish data-backed, expert-reviewed resources to help consumers make more informed insurance decisions.

  • The Zebra’s insurance content is written and reviewed for accuracy by licensed insurance agents.

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  • The auto insurance rates published on The Zebra’s pages are based on a comprehensive analysis of car insurance pricing data, evaluating more than 83 million insurance rates from across the United States.