Life insurance

Worrying shift in the income protection market leaves workers at risk

Friday, 23 March 2018 | News

Workers are facing increasingly limited options in the income protection market, according to new research.

Autumn Budget 2017: ‘Stealth tax’ to hit millions of savers, says former pensions minister

Friday, 24 November 2017 | News

Millions of savers using products such as endowments and

How to get free life insurance

Tuesday, 20 December 2016 | Article

There is a simple way to establish whether you need to view life insurance as an essential financial product. You just have to ask yourself whether your death would leave someone worse off financially.

Is it time to reassess your life cover?

Wednesday, 22 June 2016 | Article

Today, the average age of a first-time mum is 28.5 years, while dads wait nearly five years longer until they're 33.1 years.

Tesco Bank launches free life insurance for expectant parents

Wednesday, 09 March 2016 | News

Tesco Bank has launched free life insurance for new and expectant, but how good is it?

Average life insurance payout wouldn't clear the mortgage

Tuesday, 02 June 2015 | News

The average UK life insurance payout wouldn't be enough to cover the average outstanding mortgage, claims data has revealed.

40 to 60 is the most dangerous time of life

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 | News

The vast majority of life insurance and critical illness claims are made for people between the age 40 and 60, Moneywise has learnt.

MPs blast Treasury over Equitable Life saga

Friday, 26 July 2013 | News

MPs have heavily criticised the Treasury over its handling of compensation payments to victims of the Equitable Life collapse.

Claim for mis-sold PPI - but do it yourself

Wednesday, 24 July 2013 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

According to the Financial Conduct Authority, a total of £376 million was paid back in March 2013 to customers who complained about the way they were sold payment protection insurance (PPI).