Life insurance

Can I get tax relief on my life insurance?

Monday, 04 March 2013 | Question and Answer

Life Assurance Premium Tax Relief (LAPR) was available on policies taken out before 13 March 1984.

Buyers' Guide - Life Insurance

Friday, 07 October 2011 | TV /Video

Not everyone needs life insurance, but if you have dependents that rely on your income it's must have cover.

Direct Line stops selling life insurance

Thursday, 11 August 2011 | News

Insurance company Direct Line has pulled out of the life insurance market.

The most trusted protection insurance providers for customer service

Tuesday, 12 July 2011 | Article


PPI mis-selling victims in line for compensation

Wednesday, 20 April 2011 | News

Consumers who have been mis-sold loan insurance could be in line for a payout after a judge ruled against UK banks in a landmark case.

Women could pay 30% more for life insurance

Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | News

Women may soon have to pay up to 30% more for their life insurance premiums, according to reinsurer RGA UK Services. 

How to buy life insurance

Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | TV /Video

Death is hardly top of the list when it comes to dinner party conversation. But the irony is, it's only once you've got your life insurance fixed that you can really forget about it.

Will smoking affect our life insurance payout?

Friday, 05 November 2010 | Article

Q: My husband and I have joint life insurance for payment on first death only. We have had this policy since 1989.

How to choose between Term and Whole Life Insurance

Wednesday, 29 June 2011 | Article

Policies are created to suit different life-styles and are supposed to make life easier. Well, they do if you start off with understanding the main two types, generally known as term insurance and whole life insurance.

Cut the cost of critical illness insurance

Thursday, 13 October 2011 | Article

Critical illness insurance pays out a tax-free lump sum should you contract a serious illness such as cancer or have a stroke.