dcsimg

Two Ways to Get Fast, Free Life Insurance Quotes

Work directly with:

  • Policies Issued by American General
  • 160 years in business,
    13 million customers served
  • Over $34 billion in claims and benefits paid
  • Committed to helping you protect your
    family's financial future

Let find the
best quotes for you.

Compare quotes from top providers
to find the best policy at the lowest price.
"Do your insurance shopping here"

Ask the Life Insurance Expert

My mom took out a whole life policy on me in 1986 when I was 22 years old and it states that I'm the owner of the policy. I'm now 49 and going through a nasty divorce and I would like to know if I can get the cash value of that policy since it says that I am the owner?

Yes, the "owner" of the policy is the person who has all the access -- to take out cash value, change beneficiaries, and so on.

Don't confuse "the insured" with the "owner." Here's more about who's who on a life insurance policy.

Last updated: Feb. 6, 2013
Insure.com Redesign Survey