Worried about the unexpected? 4 ways you can help protect your family

(BPT) - Life is full of surprises, and unfortunately, they are not always good ones. While you can never fully prepare for the unexpected, you can take steps to safeguard your family against the financial impact from these negative events. As you make resolutions for the new year, it’s the perfect time to make a financial safety plan for you and your loved ones.

“Nobody likes to think about what might happen in the case you are ill, hurt, or even pass away, but it’s important to make sure your family won’t have the additional strain of financial worries during such a difficult time,” said Joshua Police, executive vice president of Distribution and Business Development, Boston Mutual Life Insurance Company.