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Are There Any Useful Alternatives To Income Protection?

Income Protection, outright, is the best way you can protect yourself from whatever life throws at you.

No messin’, no foosterin’.

It’s the insurance that’s worth its weight in gold because: it covers up to 75 per cent of your salary if you’re unable to work long-term for any reason.

Do You Need Life Insurance if Renting?

Cosy one-bed in heart of city centre. Suits one person, ideally.

€1,500 a month.

A more accurate description is Shoebox, 20 minutes outside of town. Literally isn’t big enough for two people.

No smokers. No craic. No hope.

The magic of Mortgage Income Protection: Or why you should get it instead of Serious Illness Cover 

Paying your mortgage is a pain at the best of times.

But imagine if you couldn't work long term due to illness.

What happens then?

Whole of Life Insurance That Pays For Itself

Your two life insurance bugbears are:

Cost, and losing all your money if you outlive the policy

Fear not, I have the solution - life insurance that can pay for itself, and will pay out whenever you shuffle off this mortal coil.

Listen up and I'll tell you all about it

Best Income Protection Broker In Ireland

You're seriously considering income protection.

But how can you be sure you're buying the best policy for you?

Speak with an independent broker who knows the 5 insurers inside out.

How Much Critical Illness Cover Should You Buy?

Critical illness.

It’s a two-word pairing that strikes fear in your heart.

Like terminal cancer and heart disease.

Or Boris Johnson.

All equally calamitous harbingers of doom.

Mortgage Protection or Life Insurance

For millennia, philosophers have mused the difference between Life Insurance and Mortgage Protection.

Well, they haven’t, but I’m giving you the answer. 

Life Insurance with Overactive Thyroid

Suffering from overactive thyroid?

You're not alone, it's one of the most common health conditions we see in life insurance applications.

An overactive thyroid or hyperthyroidism shouldn't affect the price of your life insurance provided...

Where Can I Get Mortgage Protection Quickly?

Need mortgage protection quickly?

You've come to the right place.

I'm Mr Wolf, I solve problems.

How Smoking Affects Life Insurance Premiums

I’m not going to tell you not to smoke.

I’m not your ma.

I’m also not going to tell you about the health risks, because we all already know. After all, we’ve seen the big rotten tumour on the fag packets.

I am going to tell you that smoking makes your Life Insurance premiums more expensive.

And don’t think you’re not included in this one too, holier-than-thou-vape-smokers. While your vape may smell like cotton candy or whatever notion-y flavour you’ve gone for, the insurers will charge you more too.

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