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Life Insurance as an Asset

You work hard and likely have a plan in place to build and protect your financial future and that of your family. Life insurance should be an integral part of that plan.

Many are focused on building their assets and have traditionally viewed life Insurance as just a necessary expense to protect a family's future. Yet cash value life insurance has the potential to offer far more when you consider its potential advantages as an asset.

This video gives an overview of how cash value life insurance could be a valuable asset to you.

Important Information

Important Information


MetLife life insurance policies have limitations, exclusions, charges, termination provisions and terms for keeping them in force. There is no guarantee that any of the variable investment options in a variable life policy will meet their stated goals or objectives. The account value is subject to market fluctuations so that, when withdrawn,it may be worth more or less than its original value. Guarantees are subject to the claims-paying ability and financial strength of the issuing insurance company.

Pursuant to IRS Circular 230, MetLife is providing you with the following notification: The information contained in this document is not intended to (and cannot) be used by anyone to avoid IRS penalties. This document supports the promotion and marketing of insurance products.You should seek advice based on your particular circumstances from an independent tax advisor.

MetLife, its agents and representatives may not give legal or tax advice. Any discussion of taxes herein or related to this document is for general information purposes only and does not purport to be complete or cover every situation. Tax law is subject to interpretation and legislative change. Tax results and the appropriateness of any product for any specific taxpayer may vary depending on the facts and circumstances. You should consult with and rely on your own independent legal and tax advisors regarding your particular set of facts and circumstances.

Permanent life insurance products are issued by MetLife Investors USA Insurance Company, Irvine, CA 92614, in all jurisdictions except New York, where permanent life insurance products are issued by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. New York, NY 10166. All guarantees are subject to the claims-paying ability and financial strength of the issuing insurance company. Variable products are distributed by MetLife Investors Distribution Company, Irvine, CA 92614. Both are MetLife companies. June 2012

Life Insurance Products:
• Not A Deposit • Not FDIC-Insured • Not Insured By Any Federal Government Agency
• Not Guaranteed By Any Bank Or Credit Union • May Go Down In Value

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company
200 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10166

MetLife Investors USA Insurance Company
MetLife Investors Distribution Company
5 Park Plaza, Suite 1900
Irvine, CA 92614

A New Look on Life


Summarizes the benefits cash value life insurance can offer and describes how a cash value policy can accomplish many financial goals.


Provides an overview of the benefits cash value life insurance can offer.

Tax Flyer

Explains the tax differences between many financial tools and the potential advantages of cash value life insurance.