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.

Life Insurance and Home insurance - which is more important.

Most people insure their homes for hundreds of thousands of Euro but many have no life insurance whatsoever. Taking out insurance is about balancing risk, reward and cost. » read more


€500,00 Life Insurance for just €21 per month

Life insurance can be surprisingly good value » read more


Just three illnesses account for 86% of serious illness claims

Cancer, Heart Attack and Stroke account for 86% of serious illness claims. » read more


Serious illness prices to increase

Serious Illness cover can be great comfort in the unfortunate event of being struck down with a serious illness. Whether the cover is sufficient to clear a mortgage or just enough to pay your salary for a year, it certainly deserves your attention. » read more


Life Insurance and Brexit

One of the benefits of being part of the EU for financial services companies, is to right to transact business in other EU States. For British Companies, Britain leaving the EU will remove this right and Companies will instead need to register new subsidiaries within the EU and seek full regulatory approval for this business. » read more


Life Insurance and Mortgages

In Ireland most mortgages are secured by a legal charge on the property and an assignment of the proceeds of a life insurance policy. » read more


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