Where can one find information on variable life insurance?
Most insurance websites provide information on variable life insurance. Information regarding variable life insurance can be found on the Prudential website as well as the Nationwide website. The site Investopedia also offers a lot of information regarding this type of insurance.
What's special about variable universal life insurance is that it builds cash value. You can read more about this type of insurance online at the Wikipedia website. Once on the page, type "Variable universal life insurance" into the search field at the top of the page and press enter to bring up the information.
Variable universal life insurance is not an account. It is a policy that invests in separate accounts in an attempt to earn higher returns than a fixed policy. A variable universal life insurance policy can be converted into a different type of life insurance policy but not a different kind of account.