Category Archives: Serious 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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Top 10 reasons for buying Life Insurance

The odds of needing Life Insurance are far greater than having your house catch on fire or crashing your car,  but yet you probably already have insurance for both of those. Life Insurance can allow you to maintain your independence, so you won’t need to rely on a spouse or children to take care of…
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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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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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