Insurance and unexpected events

Unforeseen circumstances can always happen. That's why Edward Jones can help you stay prepared for the unexpected.

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The one constant in life is change. Some changes are expected and pleasant, while others may not be. An Edward Jones financial advisor spends time with you to better understand what you're working toward.

We can help you prepare for life's unexpected events such as an untimely death, serious illness or injury. Are you caring for your children? Getting ready to retire? Planning your legacy? No matter what stage of life you're in, unforeseen circumstances can happen – which is why it's important to prepare for the unexpected.

How much should I put aside for emergencies?

Determine how much cash you should have for emergencies. Learn More.

How much life insurance do I need? What type should I buy?

We believe insurance is a very important part of your financial strategy. Without it, everything you have worked for could be at risk. Learn More.

Is life insurance through work enough?

Your employer’s life insurance policy can serve as a valuable safety net should something happen to you. Learn More.

I am retired. What should I prepare for when it comes to the "unexpected"?

We can help you with the right strategy so you can avoid dipping into your retirement savings to pay for unexpected expenses. Learn More.

6 ways we can help you prepare for the unexpected

We'll help you outline where you are today, and define your goals for tomorrow, so you can stay prepared for when unforeseen circumstances happen. Learn More.

Should I consider long-term care insurance?

It's important to understand what insurance covers. Learn More.

How can I communicate my future health care wishes to my family?

Talking with your family now can save confusion later. Learn More.

Funding your legacy with life insurance

Whether you want to provide an inheritance for loved ones or gifts to charity, permanent insurance could offer you flexibility and certainty that you'll reach your goals. Learn More.