Investment returns are important, but the risk to principle may very well trump greed. A customer risk tolerance review can help establish the propensity of risk through a battery of questions and answers using a numerical weighting methodology. Using the S&P 500 inside a variable universal life pays dividends, indexed universal life doesn’t. But indexed doesn’t credit a negative return, whereas variable sub accounts can lose all of its investment.
Today on the Business Insurance Zone, national insurance columnist Steve Savant and co-host Eric Palmer discuss customer risk tolerance and investment reward between variable and indexed universal life products.
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Steve Savant hosts The Business Insurance Zone, a daily talk show for financial producers and One for the Money, a weekly talk show for consumers. Steve’s videos, tweets, blogs, articles and news commentary are distributed on VIMEO, You Tube, Face Book, Tweeter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Pinterest... More