Tag Archives: Insurance

Reviewing your personal insurance policy: when, why and how

Posted on 01. May, 2021 by .

Insurance might not always be top of mind, but it’s important to review your policies regularly to make sure you’ve got the right cover Whatever your mix of cover — life, total and permanent disability, income protection and trauma — insurance can be an important part of protecting yourself and your family, now and into […]

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5 life insurance questions you’ve always wanted to ask

Posted on 05. Feb, 2019 by .

What impact do factors like your weight, age and smoking status have on your ability to buy life insurance?  Life insurers take into account a number of different factors when assessing insurance applications, but asking your insurer about the impact these factors might have can sometimes be difficult.  Here are the answers to some commonly […]

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I’m young – do I need life insurance now?

Posted on 01. Nov, 2018 by .

Life insurance is usually not something people think about until they begin to accumulate assets, debts and dependants. And there can be a fair amount of information to sift through, including some little known and commonly misunderstood facts.  But you shouldn’t leave it too late in life to think about your cover. By ensuring you […]

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One in three Aussies travel without protection

Posted on 01. Mar, 2018 by .

© AMP Life Limited. First published October 2017 It’s that time of the year when our thoughts turn to summer holidays, but amid the excitement of choosing a destination, don’t forget to arrange travel cover. In the last three years, one in three Australians have headed off internationally without the protection of travel insurance. If […]

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Blinded by optimism

Posted on 01. Nov, 2016 by .

We’re designed to believe bed things won’t happen but it pays to think clearly and put plans in place, ahead of time. Behavioural science reveals that it’s in our nature to believe bad things won’t happen to us in the future, even if we’re accustomed to bad things occurring in the past. It may be […]

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Taking the risk out of life

Posted on 01. Oct, 2013 by .

A small mole on his leg seemed innocuous enough to Peter, but with a history of melanoma in his family, he knew to keep an eye on it.

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Financial Planning Asset Protection

Posted on 08. Aug, 2010 by .

An area of Financial Planning often overlooked or discarded is that of Asset Protection. The cost of this cover is usually insignificant compared to the potential benefits and peace of mind the agreement and insurance provides.

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Sickness doesn’t discriminate so why should insurance?

Sickness doesn’t discriminate so why should insurance?

Posted on 21. Mar, 2010 by .

Anyone can get sick or injured but when it comes to protecting their lifestyle with insurance, it seems females have some catching up to do. […]

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Financial Planning – General Insurance

Posted on 30. Nov, 2009 by .

In order to achieve your future goals and objectives you need to protect your current assets as part of your overall strategy. This can be done through effective risk management. There are many different aspects to insurance and it is best to tailor a package that suits your needs as well as your budget. […]

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