That is an important question … Is cancer insurance worth it?
To help you answer that, let’s review a few reports that have revealed some startling information about cancer and the costs of cancer treatment in recent years:
In addition to these reports, it’s important to highlight the more positive cancer news: The number of people beating cancer continues to increase. Thanks to advances in detection and treatment, 2 out of 3 people now live at least 5 years after cancer diagnosis, according to the American Society of Clinical Oncology.
So, these days, more people are beating cancer. But, it’s coming at a very high cost. And, even the best health insurance will not cover your needs beyond the costs of cancer treatment, like mortgage payments, utility bills, lost wages and travel expenses.
Taking these reports and studies into consideration, along with your family’s history of cancer which could increase your probability of diagnosis, can help you answer the question: Is cancer insurance worth it?
To read more information about supplemental lump-sum cancer insurance policies and critical illness insurance plans, go to www.CancerInsurance.com.
Did you have a lump-sum cancer insurance plan that helped you financially fight cancer? If you did, we encourage you to share your story with others in the comments below.
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