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Income Protection claims

You might believe you’d be more likely to call on your income protection policy later in your working life, but data from protection insurer, The Exeter, show their average claimant was 40, and on certain products, just 33.

Critical Illness

How to prepare financially for long-term illness

While British life expectancy continues to rise, the same might not be said for the quality of health we could expect to enjoy as we get older, according to a stark warning from The British Heart Foundation. Their analysis suggests the number of people suffering heart attacks and stroke because

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Deadline to Breadline

For its latest ‘Deadline to Breadline’ report, Legal and General surveyed 2,000 full and part-time workers to assess how long they could survive on savings if their income stopped due to serious, or long-term illness, or death. The rather worrying answer was 32 days.

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So what type of cover is right for you?

Choosing the right type of cover to protect you and your family is important Act now to ensure you remain protected Making sure you and your family are financially protected should something unexpected happen is one of the most valuable things you can do and will help you avoid a

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Self-Employed lack protection

Self-Employed lack protection Just 4% of self-employed workers have income protection in place, leaving the majority vulnerable to financial difficulties if they are suddenly forced to stop working through illness or accident. In its survey of more than 9,000 adults, LV= identified the self-employed as a niche group who would

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

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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

Life Insurance

Peace of mind for the cost of a coffee

Peace of mind for the cost of a coffee Many of us pick up a morning coffee on the way to work - it's a little bit of luxury to start the day for just a couple of pounds. But did you know you could provide something even more satisfying
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Protecting your mortgage repayments

Protecting your mortgage repayments We think protection advice is imperative when you have a home or family you want to protect. So, talk to us about a mortgage and we'll talk to you about life cover. Buying a house could be one of the biggest financial commitments you'll make: getting
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School sports day..

School sports day.. Are you one of the one in three parents who worry about the risk of serious injury from school sports? New research from MetLife has found one third of parents with school age children are concerned about serious injuries from sport – and there are real reasons