Kiplinger Q&A: Anthony Anderson

The Emmy-nominated actor shares how having life insurance has benefited his family, the money lessons he's teaching his kids and the best financial advice he's ever been given.

Anthony Anderson knew the importance of having life insurance long before Hollywood came calling. The star of ABC's comedy series black-ish and 2015 national spokesperson for the nonprofit organization Life Happens' Life Insurance Awareness campaign remembers seeing his parents have regular meetings with their insurance agent when he was young.

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Andrea Browne Taylor
Contributing Editor

Browne Taylor joined Kiplinger in 2011 and was a channel editor for covering living and family finance topics. She previously worked at the Washington Post as a Web producer in the Style section and prior to that covered the Jobs, Cars and Real Estate sections. She earned a BA in journalism from Howard University in Washington, D.C. She is Director of Member Services, at the National Association of Home Builders.