• I bought a $500,000 life insurance policy at age 25 and I'd recommend every 20-something do the same

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

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    Four years ago, I bought a $500,000 term life insurance policy. At the time, I was 25 years old.
    Becoming a new dad and recent homeowner were two events that influenced my decision to get life insurance at a young age.
    Buying life insurance in my mid-20s also saved me money because it allowed me to lock in a tremendous rate.
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    For many people, life insurance doesn't cross their radar until they've reached their 30s. But I bought my life insurance policy four years ago - at the ripe old age of 25.
    And I've never regretted...
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  • An American woman who was deemed too Western to raise her 4-year-old daughter in Saudi Arabia has one day left to appeal the kingdom's decision

    An American woman who was deemed too Western to raise her 4-year-old daughter in Saudi Arabia has one day left to appeal the kingdom's decision

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

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    In July, Washington state native Bethany Vierra lost custody of her 4-year-old daughter, Zaina, in Saudi Arabia .
    The family of Vierra's ex-husband, Ghassan al-Haidari, was granted custody of Zaina.
    A judge had ruled that Vierra was too Western to raise her daughter, and said she was denied custody because she is "new to Islam, is a foreigner in this country, and continues to definitively embrace the customs and traditions of her upbringing."
    Vierra's parents told CNN that their daughter is racing against the clock to file an appeal on Sunday before the window...
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