What to do when a loved one passes away

June 1, 2023

Handling the death of someone you love can be one of the most challenging experiences in life. When a loved one passes away, complex emotions rise to the surface, depending on the quality of your relationship with the one who died. You may need to...[Read More]

It’s not easy being the executor of an estate

March 16, 2023

Being appointed as the executor of an estate is a significant responsibility that requires careful consideration. While it may be an honour to be entrusted with this important role by a loved one, the reality is that estates can be quite...[Read More]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying Life Insurance

January 26, 2023

Like any other insurance policy, life insurance has many variations to meet different users’ needs. Thus, before choosing one, you must determine what you need in a life insurance policy. The best way to determine the best policy is by evaluating...[Read More]

Protecting your family with Life Insurance

December 29, 2022

For some people, a major reason for beginning to prepare for life’s ‘what if’ scenarios is starting a family. If your primary concern is taking care of your family, life insurance is an excellent option. It makes sure that your loved ones are...[Read More]

The Importance of Taking a Break During the Festive Season

December 22, 2022

There are countless countdowns everywhere, whether it’s for Christmas or the new year, and yet, when the festive season happens, it always comes as a bit of a surprise. Some people experience a touch of panic and get lost in the holiday rush....[Read More]

Financial management when we lose a loved one

December 1, 2022

Financial Management When a Loved One Dies Losing a loved one is probably one of the most stressful events one will ever go through in life. It will leave you feeling distraught and devastated, so sorting out their finances is the last thing you’d...[Read More]

3 tips to retire comfortably

October 6, 2022

Whether you’re planning to retire soon or have another 10 years or so before you actually do, you want to be prepared when the time comes. After all, having enough money to live a happy, comfortable retirement is essential. But how much is...[Read More]

Study questions male-female longevity

August 3, 2022

A new study has called into question the long-held belief that women outlive men. Although men have a lower life expectancy than women, men have a “substantial chance of outliving females”, according to academics from Denmark. Life...[Read More]

Get the maximum value from your life insurance

April 13, 2022

Your life insurance is flexible and can be adapted to your changing needs. Make sure you have a cover review with your adviser every 12-18 months to ensure you’re covered or when major life events occur, for just the right amount, paying the right...[Read More]

A critical illness or serious injury can make it difficult to continue to work. Trauma insurance can help.

April 7, 2022

What trauma insurance covers Trauma insurance, also called ‘critical illness’ or ‘recovery insurance’ pays a lump sum amount if you suffer a critical illness or serious injury. This includes cancer, a heart condition, major...[Read More]

Know where you stand: Myths about life insurance

March 24, 2022

Here we dispel some common myths about life insurance to help you make informed decisions about your cover. Myth # 1 – Life insurance companies don’t pay claims There’s a common perception that life insurance companies will...[Read More]

Why do we really need life insurance? Are we overconfident?

March 17, 2022

Life insurance protects our future financial circumstances against unexpected illness or injury. Deep down, most of us probably know that’s a good investment in our future. But the truth is many people struggle to engage with life insurance...[Read More]

Here’s why you need to consolidate your super

February 24, 2022

New super rules that have been introduced mean employees are now ‘stapled’ to their existing superannuation fund, unless they choose otherwise. That’s why it’s more important than ever to consolidate your super and take control of your...[Read More]

What is a life insurance beneficiary?

February 17, 2022

Tips and traps when choosing your beneficiary When you buy life insurance, you usually do it with a specific goal in mind – like eliminating debts or providing for loved ones. So how do you make sure your money ends up in the right...[Read More]

Trauma insurance, what is it and do I need it?

February 10, 2022

A critical illness or serious injury can make it difficult to continue to work. Trauma insurance can help support you and your family at this time and pay for medical and rehabilitation costs. What trauma insurance covers Trauma insurance, also...[Read More]