We aren’t talking about kitchen tables. In your search for affordable life insurance, you may have heard of the terms “life insurance tables” or “table rating”. Or, you may have applied for life insurance, only to find out you are offered a “table rating”. You probably have no idea what this means. In this article, we discuss life insurance underwriting and the importance of understanding life insurance tables (hint: money!). Knowing the difference and knowing how the life insurance tables work can save you thousands over your lifetime.