An Often-Overlooked Way To Pay For Assisted Living

Paying for assisted living with life settlement funds

As a senior, you are apt to need some sort of assistance with basic living needs as you age. Maybe you suffer from an unexpected medical illness or you have a slip and fall accident. This type of incident is increasingly common for seniors and can force you Read More

New Tax Law Benefits Life Settlement Consumers

Windsor Life Settlements Tax Law

Many senior citizens own life insurance policies that they no longer need or can no longer afford.  Selling an existing life insurance policy, in a transaction known as a "life settlement", could be an option. However, prior to the recent passage of the Tax Read More

Life Settlement Investing I Marketplace Launches

Life Settlement Investor

Life Settlement Investing, Marketplace Launches In Chicago Chicago, Illinois - February 23, 2017 -  Life Settlement investing is on the rise again in 2017. In Chicago, Windsor Life Settlements is providing a place for investors to connect directly Read More

Case Study: Ted Muller’s Viatical Experience

life settlement case study

Life Settlement Case Study: Ted Muller's Experience With Viatical Settlements Fair warning: the following story is heart-warming, tear-jerking and bittersweet story of a wonderful man named Ted Muller. Ted came to Windsor Life Settlements on New Years Eve Read More

Elder Care Facilities & Life Settlements

Senior Living Facility

Today’s aging adults are living longer lives than in years past. This means that despite careful years of planning for retirement, many are facing the reality that their retirement funding was designed for less life in terms of months or years than their Read More

Supply and Demand for Life Settlements Growing

While some speak about the quantity of policies decreasing from its former highs, the truth is that we are seeing more policies that are eligible to purchase since the decline of 2008. In my view, the market is robust and getting stronger. The quantity of Read More

California Court Rules On Disclosure of Life Settlements

A California couple brought a class action lawsuit in January of this year against Lincoln National Insurance Company, alleging that they did not know they could sell their $7.2 million insurance policy on the secondary market. The couple alleged that they Read More

Should You Sell Your Life Insurance Policy?

Selling a life insurance policy to generate current income has historically been a controversial practice. Investors who buy the policies do not make money until the selling policyholder dies, creating a death-watch dynamic that is morally repugnant to Read More

Later-Life Insurance Rules

Do you really need life insurance after you retire? With an uncertain economy and the erosion of many retirement plans, people nearing—or in—retirement are seeking ways to build savings and protect their spouses. Cara Petrus Life insurance isn't the Read More