Is Insurance Worth it?

Insurance is a form of security that provides protection against financial losses. It helps in risk management against unforeseen circumstances or uncertain losses. Now the insurances are provided in the various field. For every particular, there is insurance out there for example- car insurance, home insurance, health insurance, term insurance etc. in general the insurances help you in becoming more secures in terms of financial stability against a kind of future events that may take place affecting your financial health.

Now despite the multiple benefits that come with the insurance, there are still many people who are still wandering with the question of whether the insurances are worth it or not!!

The answer to this question is ‘YES’. The insurances are worth it. This is because no matter how much security you are today in terms of financial stability you never knew what the future has in hold for you. People often tend to avoid insurance solely because they think that they have enough money to cover up for the minor losses that may take place. But one must be aware of the fact that problems never come alone. They always come in a group. And so is the case with the financial aspect too. If you are going through some kind of financial loss chances are there are many more on the way. Thus it is always better to make yourself secure ahead of time.

Also if there is a case when you are the only member who earns in your family and your entire family depends on you, in these scenarios insurance are a must. This is because even if everything is going good today but tomorrow is unpredictable. And thus you don’t want to take chances with that. Having an insurance will make sure that your family is well taken care of even when you are not there.

And also increases when everything is all good people still need to take insurance to secure their home, cars or other vehicles, etc. This is because in case if any kind of damages happens to these assets of yours, you insurance will be there to cover up for your losses and you not have to spend a single penny fro your pocket. Similarly the health insurances are equally necessary. In today’s date there has been an overall increase in the fees of the healthcare. So if any there is some kind of medical condition, and if you already have the health insurance, then in that case you will feel financially more secure and maintain your financial stability because the health insurance will be there to cover you up.

Now many people think that even if they take the insurance be it for anything the home insurance, health insurance etc, and supposed they are never used, then all of their money will be lost. So they think that it is better to not invest in the insurances and instead save that money and then invest from your own side. But due to the lack of proper knowledge many
people aren’t aware of the fact that there are many companies that tend to retune some amount of this money in case if it is not used during the entire term period of the insurance.


Thus the insurance are totally worth it. They provide with financial security and make sure that your financial health remains balanced.


Anum Yoon is the founder and editor of Current on Currency. She loves all things personal finance, which is why you'll find her work all over the PF blogosphere.