Product Review of the Month

Relevant Life Insurance

Ageas Protect

Ageas Protect’s new individual policy provides relevant life insurance for employees outside a group scheme, allowing both employer and employee to benefit from the tax reliefs larger schemes enjoy. Both the employer and the employee must be resident in the UK. The policy pays out a lump sum on...

International Solutions


Aviva is introducing a raft of changes to its International Solutions international private medical insurance plan, from 1 February for both new and existing customers. The main changes are: * Global regions for pricing have been simplified down from six to just two – Worldwide and Worldwide...

Allianz Worldwide Care Standard Plan

Allianz Worldwide Care

Allianz Worldwide Care has introduced a number of revisions to its standard plans, as part of its annual review. The plans are available to individuals and to groups and the key changes are: * Palliative and long-term care (LTC) cover has been extended. Palliative care is now full refund for an...

Tony Levene: Lack of choice - the only aspect of private healthcare that is truly transparent

"The Competition Commission's market investigation is unlikely to change much for customers" Tony Levene