A new physician researches her disability insurance options.

Understanding Disability Insurance for Physicians

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About this article

Physicians often pay attention to life insurance needs but fail to consider the possibility of a debilitating incident. However, a professional has a greater statistical probability of suffering a severe disability that impedes their ability to work, rather than to die prematurely. While some people have the financial resources to fund a disability on their own, most need disability income insurance to cover the risk.

What you´ll learn
  • About the cost of disability insurance
  • What recovery benefits are and how they can help a person return to work
  • How a disability policy can protect your retirement
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