Benefits of seeking life insurance advice

Anyone watching TV recently would be well aware of the increasing number of Life insurance companies promoting direct insurance to consumers. Increasing the awareness of the need for personal insurance cover is great as most Australians and their families are underinsured. Many people have been misled by the advertisements and believe that insuring direct without…

Life Insurance and Income Protection – Frequently Asked Questions

Some people have second thoughts about protecting themselves with Life Insurance and Income Protection as they find them unnecessary, only to realise later on that it can provide them and their families with the financial assistance that they need. Life Insurance and Income Protection are two of the most common types of insurance. Sickness, accident,…

Do’s & Dont’s When Buying Income Protection Insurance.

You’ve got recommendations from colleagues and friends, you’ve read quite a good reviews for Insurance providers, you’ve got choices, now you’re confused than ever over which Income Protection Insurance to buy. So, how do you make the process easier? Pick the one that you’ve come across simply because it offers the cheapest rates? That’s definitely…

Asteron life upgrades income protection insurance offer for 2012

Asteron life has recently announced a number of upgrades to their income protection insurance product. Previously known as “Asteron Lifeguard,” the updated portfolio will be known as “Asteron Life Complete” and includes revisions to their disability definition and the implementation of a three tiered approach to disability claims. Under the new policy there will be…

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…