Product Review of the Month

Old Mutual Wealth Critical Illness Cover

Old Mutual Wealth

Old Mutual Wealth has introduced a raft of changes to its CI plan including: * Ten new conditions have been added, taking the total number of conditions covered to 65. Full payment is made on diagnosis of intensive care (for ten days continuous duration); Kennedy’s disease; neuromyelitis optica...

Ageas Protect Term Life Assurance

Ageas Protect

This new plan from Ageas Protect is currently available through Transact for an initial user group of 30 firms, with a full rollout planned for 2015. The plan is a life insurance contract where the sum insured automatically takes account of selected platform assets. For example, if the client...

Multi-Family Healthcare Plan


WPA says this plan is the first multi-family healthcare plan. The concept is simple – extended families can, in effect, have a mini group policy for the whole family, offering significant savings overall. For example, a policy could be taken out by grandparents to cover children and/or...

Peter Le Beau: Why do consumers trust savings more than insurance?

"We are - whatever some might say - a nation with an 'insurance mentality'. So why aren't people buying?" Peter Le Beau