TAL income protection with critical illness benefits

Income protection insurance is essential for medical professionals to help them protect their family in the event that they contract an illness or injury which prevents them from working for a significant period of time. Having critical illness benefits on top of your standard income protection insurance could also mean a substantial increase in your…

Business Expenses Insurance Benefits

If you have your own business you have probably protected yourself with income protection insurance and various aspects of your business with commercial insurance but have you considered Business Expenses insurance to protect your business in the event that you are rendered unable to work in it? Business Expenses insurance varies from income protection insurance…

More obligations | Superannuation Funds | Life & Income Protection Insurance

An amendment to the Exposure Draft Superannuation Legislation was released by the government in December 2011. Known as the Exposure Draft Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Obligations and Prudential Standards) Bill 2012, this amendment added a number of covenants to the existing legislation document and increased the scope of obligations for trustees and licensees of superannuation…

Life insurance held within your SMSF | The pros and cons

Self-managed super funds (SMSFs) give people more control over their superannuation, and they can also hold personal insurance policies such as life insurance, total and permanent disability (TPD) insurance, and income protection insurance. There may be several advantages of purchasing life insurance through your SMSF, but there are also some drawbacks you may not have…