Health insurance

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.

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.

Don't be caught by health insurance no-claims discounts

Thursday, 24 March 2011 | Article

In the Marx Brothers' film Animal Crackers, Groucho's character, Captain Spaulding, finds out that if he asks a band of musicians to play for him, it will cost $10 an hour - and if he asks them not to play, it costs...

A guide to health insurance

Friday, 26 August 2011 | Article

Despite providers bringing more transparency to medical insurance, it's crucial that you carefully consider the variety of cover available. Sam Barrett surveys the market to help you make the right choice.

A guide to health insurance

Wednesday, 14 September 2011 | Article

Whether it's a troublesome tendon, a niggling knee joint or a bothersome bump, getting it fixed quickly is important.

Cut the cost of critical illness insurance

Thursday, 13 October 2011 | Article

Being diagnosed with a serious illness is one of the most stressful events that could happen to you.