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Life Insurance with Asthma


Most people take it for granted.

But for some people with asthma, like our friend Dean, every breath in and out can be a struggle.

Fortunately, we got cover for Dean but we had to tread carefully because some insurers wanted to go to town on his premium.

Serious Illness Cover – The Ultimate Guide

Here’s the number one thing you need to know about Life Insurance: it isn’t actually for you; it’s to prevent a financial crisis for those you leave behind.

However, if you want to protect yourself then Serious Illness Cover is what you need.

Also known as Serious Illness Cover or Critical Illness Cover, Specified Serious Illness Cover pays you cash money if you get a serious illness. Get everything you need to know here.

Cancer Cover is Possible (even if you can’t get serious illness cover)

She walked slowly into the room and looked John straight in the eye.

“I’m sorry, but I have bad news…”

John heard the word “cancer” then his own thoughts drowned out the words tumbling from his doctor’s mouth.

Getting Life Insurance with Multiple Sclerosis

You may have scared the life out of yourself if you have been googling life insurance and MS.

Don't worry, it's not too difficult to get cover.

In this article, we go through what you need to know before you apply.

Non-Resident Life Insurance – Getting an Irish mortgage but living abroad

Most life insurance companies will turn their back on you if you're a non-resident.

You're dead to them.

Apart from one.

Cheap Life Insurance | 5 Simple Tips

The easiest way to get cheap life insurance or mortgage protection is by shopping around online.

You could, of course, call into your local broker, but that would mean a lot of faffing about only to find he or she might not offer discounted life insurance premiums.

However, most online brokers will give you a discount on the standard price to win your business - it's a dog eat dog online market ?

How Much is the Commission on Life Insurance?

Some people like to know how much commission we make, others couldn't give a toss.

They're happy with the service and realise we don't work for nuthin'

But look, we've nothing to hide

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...

Laya Life Insurance – How Does it Compare?

Laya life insurance markets itself as no-frills life insurance, but is it a viable alternative to what's already on the life insurance market?

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