Nick McGowan, Author at Lion.ie
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Nick McGowan

Life Insurance for Young Families

Having a baby is great (not literally having it of course, us menfolk have to deal with the horrors of manflu, how unfair would the lord above have been to lumber us with pregnancy too).

But those days after baby arrives, they suck...
February 20 2019 5 min read Life Insurance Uncategorized

Your 10 Point Mortgage Protection Insurance Checklist

Buying mortgage protection insurance should be quite straightforward.

But after taking advice from the bank, your friends, your family, your colleagues and some random you met down the vegetable aisle, your head is melted.

Don't worry, I'm here to set you straight.

Here's what you need to know before you sign on the dotted line for mortgage protection insurance:
February 13 2019 6 min read Mortgage Protection

Why Are Life Insurance Claims Not Paid?

Is life insurance a big scam?

Do the insurers ever pay out?

These claim stats may surprise you.

3 Reasons Why You Think You Don’t Need Income Protection (But Actually Do)

If you're like most people, you haven't a clue what income protection is.

It's up there with the

I don't know what a tracker mortgage is...
January 30 2019 3 min read Income Protection

Income Protection for the Self Employed

You and I have something in common.

Apart from being so damn pretty.

Like me, you’re self employed…(or unemployed and bored, why else are you reading this blog post?)

Like me, you’ve taken all the risk – maybe left a cushy role as an employee where where you had the comfort of knowing how much you would get paid every month. You left behind benefits like income protection and death in service. And you waved goodbye to illness benefit from the state should you get sick.

And, like me and “she that must not be named”, you may have felt like this just before you handed in your resignation:
January 23 2019 8 min read Blog Income Protection

How to Be Clever in a World of Stupid Workers

Can I be brutally honest with you?

And I don't mean honest in a "your bum looks big in that" sort of way.

I mean really honest.

Ok?

Here goes...
January 16 2019 6 min read Income Protection

Best Life Insurance Awards 2019 (who do we trust?)

Who do you trust for life insurance?

Do you trust the insurer with the biggest marketing budget, you know the one that follows you all over the internet the minute you leave their site #creepy.

Or do you trust the insurer your sister/friend/Jeremy from accounts recommends (even though Jeremy is a bit of a knob, all things considered).

Or do you trust me, some eejit tip tapping away at a keyboard?

Can You Get Life Insurance With Type 1 Diabetes?

It is difficult to get life insurance with type 1 diabetes but it's not impossible.

We can get you covered at a much lower price than you'll through your bank.

18 Ways to Compare Life Insurance Quotes

As consumers, we're fascinated by comparisons.

We love knowing the best, the worst, and everything in between.

And having all the information in the world at our fingertips has made us even hungrier to find out all we can before we make a purchase.

So today, to save you from spending hours on the interweb trying to compare insurers, in this article I'll do it for you.
December 12 2018 7 min read Life Insurance

Whole of Life Insurance That Pays For Itself

Bad manners

Queuing

Smelly people

All of the above are pet-hates of mine but what do they have to do with life insurance? Let me tells ya...
December 5 2018 5 min read Life Insurance

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