Tag: accident or illness protection

Income Protection

Barriers to protection

According to an online survey of 2,000 adults by Royal London, half of those surveyed believe life insurance is essential for someone with a mortgage or dependants and yet only 60% of people with a mortgage have life cover. While 60% of those surveyed with a mortgage have a life insurance policy, just 29% have critical illness cover and 19% [...] Read more
Family Cycle

The value of protection

The value of protection Buying a new home is possibly one of life’s biggest and most exciting events. It’s also a major financial commitment – one that could be with you for 25 years or more. Your ability to maintain your mortgage payments relies on a constant income, so how would you continue to make your mortgage repayments if your [...] Read more
Pensions

Home truths

Home truths The LV= Home Truths Report has revealed that homemakers are happier than people working in any other occupation, despite working longer hours than most people think. Flexible hours, being able to spend time with the children and relatively low stress levels all contribute to homemakers generally feeling happier than those in full time jobs, even though they work, [...] Read more