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Boat made from 16,000 plastic bottles

Boat made from 16,000 plastic bottles

These days everyone is going green. I just read the coolest article about a boat made of 16000 plastic bottles that will be sailing from california to australia.
Anyway it made me think about the fact that life insurance in general is a green industry.

Think about it. The green movement is all about saving the planet for future generations, accepting responsibility personally for the well being of those to follow. It is an ideal that requires action. Not that you have to be an activist to be green. Just doing your part, doing what you can; recycling, minimizing and reducing waste, and teaching others those same habits, makes you green.

Life insurance is about preserving the financial future of our loved ones, our children – the next generation. It requires effort and sacrifice, though not as much as you might think, but what you put into it is nothing compared to the returns your children will receive back, not the least of which is the value of your example in putting others first.

…And for those of you who are still fighting the “what’s in it for me?” way of thinking, just remember, there may come a time when you will need someone to take care of you. Wouldn’t it be great if the “green” ideal was something your children believed in?

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