Life Insurance News

In our news section, we will keep you updated with articles that have special relevance to visitors from a wide variety of differing backgrounds focusing on identifying protection solutions outside the standard life cover facilities.

Family protection in your 40's and 50's

if you have no life insurance and you still have dependents it might not be too expensive to take out cover for a shorter period . For example taking out a 15 year policy at age 50 might add a great deal of comfort at an affordable cost » read more

 

Self employed can save up to 40% on life cover

Being self employed can be both challenging and rewarding. Most self employed run small businesses and very often pay little attention to Protection and Pension arrangements. » read more

 

Suicide accounts for 9% of all Life Insurance claims

Latest claims figures from Zurich highlight some clear gender differences in claims » read more

 

One third of specified illness claims are by people under age of 50!

Recent claims statistics from Irish Life highlights include breast cancer as a major claims area, the lack of cover for life insurance and serious illness taken out by women and the high rate of serious claims made at less than age 50. » read more

 

Convertible Mortgage protection worth considering

Mortgage protection insurance is a decreasing Life Insurance policy with the cover level designed to fall as your mortgage reduces. Convertible mortgage protection adds an extra dimension to the basic product. » read more

 

Free Garmin wrist watch and up to 6 months Cash Back

Free Garmin wrist watch     Zurich are offering a free Garmin Fitness Watch for Lifeinsurance.ie clients taking out a Guaranteed Term Protection policy (GTP) through our agency with Zurich Life   In addition you will receive a discount on standard Zurich prices of 10% for the whole term of the policy and cashback at the end of year 1 and year 2 adding up in total to 6 months premium payments. » read more

 

Competition hots up in Life Insurance and Mortgage protection

The New Year has seen one of our major Life Insurance partners reduce their quotes for policies through our agency and other agencies by up to 17.5%. » read more

 

Aviva acquire Life Insurance Company Friends First

In a move that was on the cards for sometime, Aviva has acquired Friends First. » read more

 

Life Insurance with 70% of your premiums returned after 15 years!

Royal London's whole of life policy is set to become a genuine alternative to term insurance especially in the over 50 market. » read more

 

Life Insurance and existing medical conditions

Common medical disclosures made on life insurance application forms. It is rare that we get an application from an individual where there is not some reference to past medical history. From our experience we have identified a number of the more common disclosures and the factors that contribute to the underwriting decisions. » read more