Life insurance, a very important component in a family's financial plan, is often acquired during the asset accumulation phase of one's adult life. It provides essential protection should a catastrophic event occur. However, as time moves ahead and other assets grow in value, this life insurance policy may no longer be needed to provide for the future financial needs of a surviving spouse or family. In such a case, if could make a wonderful gift to Einstein. By asking your insurance broker for a designation of beneficiary form and naming the College as the beneficiary or as the beneficiary and owner, you will be on your way toward helping the College achieve its mission.