Income Protection (Disability Insurance)

Stay financially healthy.

When it comes to your financial wellbeing, there’s nothing more important than your income. Income protection helps to ensure that you’ll continue to have an income, even if you get too sick or hurt to work.

Why income protection?

Disability insurance isn’t just about planning for the worst to happen. It’s a positive step toward protecting your financial security, whatever life brings.

With disability coverage from Principal®, for about the cost of a monthly smartphone bill, you can continue to receive income even if you’re injured or face a common condition like cancer, stroke, heart disease, or chronic back pain.

Learn how income protection has helped other people like you.

Know the confidence of a secure income.
Add to your disability income insurance to cover your present and your future.
Make policy payments online

Pay online for your life or disability insurance policy. It’s quick, convenient, and secure. 

How much income protection do you need?

Get personalized coverage options with this easy-to-use calculator.

Have an insurance policy with Principal?

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Get online insurance help, or call us at 800-986-3343.

Learn more about protecting your income.

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Why Income Protection?

How would your life change if you were too sick or hurt to work and could no longer earn an income? Learn how Income Protection could help.

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Insurance myths: Why Life & Disability Insurance are more important than you think

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Insurance FAQ

Disability insurance has limitations and exclusions. For costs and coverage details, contact your Principal Life financial representative.