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Finding Life Insurance After Bariatric Surgery

You can get approved for life insurance after a weight loss surgery such as gastric bypass. Complications will need to be minimal and typically a period of at least 6 months (often 12) must have passed. Expect to pay more than standard rates as the insurance underwriting model does view this as a risk and…

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Life Insurance and the Body Mass Index: How Will It Affect My Rates?

When applying for life insurance, you want to pay attention to BMI extremes the most, Underweight and Obese. Life insurance underwriting is the business of assessing risk based on the collective data of millions of people. Those that fall in the extremes are more likely to have additional health concerns. Those are just the facts and what the data says….