Tag Archives: Life Insurance

5 Reasons to switch and save on Mortgage Protection Cover

I want to show you how you could save money on your premiums and still get the best cover possible. People are now waking up to the reality that they are paying too much for their Mortgage Protection Insurance and Life Cover. Many people with mortgage protection cover policies that were taken out during the celtic tiger era are…
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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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Pick a life insurance policy that complements your retirement strategy

Choosing the right Life Insurance policy  Life insurance helps you accumulate extra income for retirement and allows you to adjust your premium according to your budget. You can choose to pay the minimum required to keep the policy working for you, or you can contribute more, depending on your financial situation. At a very high…
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I Wish I’d Gotten Life Insurance Before I Got Pregnant

I knew that having our first child meant that getting life insurance should be a top priority for both me and my husband. We researched policies, got a quote for an affordable term life insurance policy and had our medical exams. Imagine my surprise when, a few weeks later, the agent called me back and…
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The Basics of Life Insurance

If you’ll soon be in the market for a whole life policy, here’s the meat and potatoes on insurance coverage. Life insurance coverage protects your family for your entire lifetime with ongoing income to replace your salary if you die prematurely. It can also provide timely emergency funds for medical, legal and funeral costs should…
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Choosing the Beneficiaries for Life Insurance

When you purchase a life insurance policy for yourself or a family member, there are a number of important decisions to be made. Deciding what company to choose, how much cover to purchase and what type of policy you need are all vital. But once you’ve determined each of these factors, there is still one more important…
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Get checked before it’s too late

Mike Magan is urging his fellow farmers to look after their health before it’s too late, writes Áine Hennessy “Do it for your wife, your partner, your kids, for all those you love, so maybe they can avoid a sad day any time soon,” says Mike Magan. He says he has stood at too many…
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Using life insurance to beat inheritance tax

Over the last few years, the Government has reduced the tax-free threshold for capital acquisitions tax (CAT) to €225,000 for people who stand to inherit assets when their parents die. So if a deceased husband and wife willed their family home worth €1,000,000 to their three children, then (and as long as they had not…
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Family Life Insurance

Family Life Insurance: ‘A price war is currently taking place amongst the county’s life insurance companies’ the Irish independent reported last week. Its true significant savings can be made on Family life insurance and Mortgage protection policies. Life Insurers in an attempt to increase or keep market share are cutting the cost of life insurance…
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