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Income Protection

How Income Protection Works In Ireland in 2020

I asked my clients, people like you, what they wanted to know about income protection.

To be fair to them, they responded well.

Here are my answers to their questions, think of it as a no bullsh1t guide to income protection.
January 15 2020 10 min read Blog Income Protection

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.
January 8 2020 6 min read Blog Income Protection

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?

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?

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December 5 2019 5 min read Blog Income Protection

What Is Life Insurance Guaranteed Insurability?

A question I'm often asked is "Can I get more life insurance in the future if I need it?"

My answer is "Yes, but you'll have to answer medical questions....unless you can use the guaranteed insurability option"

The response to which is invariably "What the hell is a guaranteed insurability option???"

What is Reviewable Income Protection?

You ever see a TV show or movie where a desperate character takes a loan from a shady one but when they go to make a payment the interest is so high that all of a sudden there’s no hope of them ever paying it back?

And then it cuts to the next scene and there’s a large gangster dude standing on their doorstep threatening to break their legs.

Okay, so I may be exaggerating a bit here but that’s kind of what Reviewable Income Protection is like.
September 4 2019 5 min read Blog Income Protection

Sick Leave & Sick Pay

But then Sarah gets sick.

She’s out of work for a week because of cramps. The company she works for are decent and pay her for up to 10 sick days a year. Sarah’s not worried.

But then the cramps don’t go away and she finds out she’s got cancer and she’s about to face a long medical battle, and god knows how long out of work.

Those 10 paid sick days are all the company cover.

So, what happens next? And what if something like that were to happen to you?
July 31 2019 5 min read Income Protection

Income Protection for Contractors

No doubt, as an independent contractor you’ve experienced it all.

The hopes.
The dreams.

The days where it’s gone spectacularly well and the ones where you consider packing it all in to permanently push pens.

It’s a rollercoaster. But what happens if you get sick? And I’m not talking a dodgy belly or a sore head after a long weekend...
July 24 2019 5 min read Income Protection

Income Protection or Serious Illness Cover?

Income protection is the Daddy of all protection products.

If you don't have it through work, you're a lunatic if you don't buy your own policy.

Seriously, think about what would happen if your income stopped long term.

Stick a few quid away on income protection and breathe easy knowing you're covered.
May 8 2019 4 min read Blog Income 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.

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