The PIU Communicator Library

Disability Insurance for Mature Business Owners -

The trend of pushing the age of retirement back a few years is on the rise.  Americans are living longer, and therefore needing to work longer.  Wealth accumulation periods have increased due to the need for longer-term financial sustainability, as we are regularly seeing entrepreneurs undertaking new business ventures well into their sixties.  The vast […]

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Underinsurance Is a Serious Threat -

Many millions of Americans work for a living, earning regular paychecks that provide for the necessities of life (food, shelter, clothing, transportation, insurance premiums, education, etc.) for themselves and their families, but most lack sufficient income protection.  It’s inherently understandable to disbelieve in one’s own morbidity and physical demise, yet statistics show that a healthy […]

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Petersen DI Plans Now Available In Rhode Island! - 07/16/2019

Petersen International is pleased to announce that after years of work with legislators, lobbyists, attorneys and department of insurance representatives, we now have the authority to market and sell disability insurance policies in the state of Rhode Island.  Governor Gina Raimondo of the state of Rhode Island has officially signed insurance bills S0536 and H5457 […]

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Is Disability Insurance Truly Important for the Average American? -

The answer is quite simple and straightforward.  It is far and away the most important piece of insurance that every working American should own.  So why then is there such an extreme emphasis in this country on other products like medical insurance and life insurance while DI sales fail in comparison?  Don’t get me wrong, […]

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Disability Insurance for the Professional Athlete - 06/18/2019

Like the easily recognizable names in Hollywood, professional athletes have become some of the most famous faces in the world and important representatives of the many-multi-billion dollar sports entertainment industry.  Their performances and physical prowess have brought them not only fame, but astronomical incomes.  Pro athlete contracts have reached meteoric heights in recent years, comparable […]

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Pilot Loss of License Insurance - 06/04/2019

As important as life insurance is to professional aviators, disability income protection is absolutely imperative.  Whether a pilot flies for a commercial outfit, is self-employed as a crop duster or does firefighting in a helicopter, the reality of disablement exists among every class of aviator.  Due to accident or illness, there is always an imminent […]

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