Life insurance

Guard against life's booby traps

Wednesday, 09 September 2009 | Article

Too few people cover themselves against redundancy, illness or death while others buy inappropriate products. Ruth Emery explains how to find good-value policies and make sure you're properly protected.

Five tips when buying life insurance

Friday, 24 July 2009 | Article

Nobody likes to think about what would happen to their loved ones when they die, but if you want to ensure your dependants are looked after, taking out life insurance is often a must.

Can my life insurer put up my premiums?

Tuesday, 21 July 2009 | Article

"10 years ago we took out a whole of life and critical illness policy with Legal & General. The policy documents stated that it would be reviewed after 10 years and premiums might increase substantially.

Where's your salary's safety net?

Tuesday, 15 January 2008 | Article

Take a moment to stop and think about how you would cope if you suffered an illness that prevented you from working.