National Geographic : 1942 Feb
> WHAT EVERY MAN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT LIFE INSURANCE .C< Only Life Insurance OFFERS YOU ALL THESE 5 UNUSUAL ADVANTAGES ' _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ f_I _ .... When a man takes out life insur ance, he usually is thinking of the protection it gives his family, or the future funds it can provide for him self. But few men realize that only life insurance gives them all 5 of the unusual advantages described here ... 5 advantages that have given life insurance widespread popularity. 3. You leave them no investment problems! Through the various "set tlement options," written in all larger policies, you can have your insurance money held by the company at inter est or paid to your beneficiary as income. Your beneficiary need never face the risks and difficulties involved in handling a large sum of money. 1. You create an estate immedi ately. Through savings you can accu mulate an estate for the future support of your family-slowly, year by year. Life insurance makes it possible to create an estate the moment you pay your first premium, and continue that estate in full by paying a relatively small amount of money each year. 4. Tax exemptions for your bene ficiary! Your life insurance dollars up to a certain amount are exempt from the present Federal Estate tax-pro vided they are left to a named bene ficiary. In addition, there are certain exemptions from State Inheritance taxes-the exact amount depending upon the state in which you live. 2. A dual incentive for putting aside money regularly. You know that only through systematic payments can you maintain the protection you want for your family. And, after the first few years, most policies provide an increasing fund which you can draw upon in an emergency, or in old age if your need for protection has ceased. 5. You don't need a will to leave your life insurance money exactly as you desire.The proceeds of your poli cies will be paid quickly without legal fuss or bother. And if you have di rected your insurance company to pay your beneficiary in a definite way, you can be sure that your wishes will be carried out to the letter. PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA Home Office: Newark, New Jersey TUNE IN PRUDENTIAL FAMILY HOUR SUNDAY AFTERNOON, CBS NETWORK The world's greatest music-starring lovely Gladys Swarthout, Al Goodman's orchestra and chorus, and others. "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."