Category Archives: Critical Illness Cover

Long term renters urged to look at protection similar to mortgage holders

Long-term renters should look at ways in which they can financially protect themselves, similar to mortgage holders, a leading insurance company has said. With rents across the country now 8pc higher on average than their Celtic Tiger peak in 2008, Royal London has urged renters to consider protection against illness and death. In Dublin, rents…
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Insurance Tips Why Life assurance and Serious Illness cover is required

I was reviewing claims statistics from Irish Life Assurance  recently. It reinforced my own knowledge as to what proportion of serious illness claims are paid out in Ireland. Serious illness or specified illness pays a lump sum on the diagnosis of life threatening illness. In 2013 Irish Life Paid out €56,400,000 in Serious illness claims.…
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€89 million paid to customers for protection claims in 2011

€89 million paid to customers for protection claims in 2011 New Ireland Assurance really care about customer claims. Their claims statistics are so much MORE than just numbers. They demonstrate their commitment to meeting their customers’ financial protection needs when they need it most. Everyone hopes to enjoy long, healthy and happy lives, but it…
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Self Employed are most exposed when it comes to Income Protection cover

Survey reveals almost half of respondents believe that affordability issues are the primary barrier to Income Protection cover. Caledonian Life the leading Life assurance company , has undertaken a survey of Brokers throughout the country, to get an insight into the purchasing patterns of the public when it comes to Specified Serious Illness protection policies…
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