Health insurance

Critical cover women simply can’t afford to ignore

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Article

Mums are less likely than dads to take out a critical illness insurance policy, but everyone with dependants should consider one. If you were to become seriously ill, it could offer a financial lifeline

Deal of the week: Two months free health insurance with Bupa

Friday, 06 October 2017 | News

Take out a health insurance policy with Bupa and receive the equivalent of two months of your policy for free.

Middle Britain ill prepared for financial shock

Thursday, 28 September 2017 | News

Six in 10 ‘Middle Britain’ families do not have enough money in savings to get by if unemployment or ill health caused them to lose their income.

New-style low-cost health cover launched for public sector workers

Wednesday, 01 July 2015 | News

A new low-cost health insurance product has been launched that aims to bridge the gap between NHS care and private medical insurance, offering cover for most conditions, but with payouts capped at £15,000 a year.

PMI vs cash plans

Monday, 19 January 2015 | Article

It was the former Chancellor of the Exchequer Nigel Lawson who said the NHS was "the closest thing the English have to a religion" and most Brits do indeed worship and revere the NHS.

Quit smoking and save £1,700 a year

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | News

If you're looking for any extra encouragement to join Stoptober and quit smoking this month, perhaps the financial cost could be just that.

Health insurer shakes–up market with 'multi-family' offering

Wednesday, 15 October 2014 | News

A leading health insurer is aiming to revolutionise the private medical insurance market by launching a 'multi family' product that allows one person to buy a policy for multiple family members.

How to review your insurance policies

Friday, 16 November 2012 | News

From 21 December, new EU legislation will come into force that effectively bans insurers from taking sex into account when pricing policies.

How protection insurance could save you thousands

Monday, 05 September 2011 | Article

When it comes to long-term illness, disability and unemployment, it's easy to think "it'll never happen to me".

Moneywise launches Compare Health Insurance

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Blog | By

We have teamed up with Active Quote to give you a health insurance comparison service.