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.

Fiona Lavin completes her 100th Suicide Prevention Group Presentation in December 2019

Suicide is a devastating problem around the world. The Safe Talk Programme is a three hour course presented by specialists in the area, to help participants to recognoise suicidal signs in others and to direct them to suitable medical professionals, who are trained in prevention. » read more

 

Zurich Claims Figures for Life Insurance and Serious Illness

Zurich' Ireland most recent claim stats reveal the following: Total value of Life Insurance claims paid €92 million. Largest single pay out €1,250,000. Largest single serious illness pay out €675,000. » read more

 

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