Some websites advise you to never go direct to an insurer first. They say you'll pay full price and have nothing to compare it with. We disagree. We think you should absolutely do your own homework. Approach insurers directly and understand what they offer. Then make your own comparisons. If you have a special health need or family situation, then talk to an expert. For most people, however, there's no reason why you can't choose for yourself.
How do I choose a life insurance provider? A simple guide
Five Life Insurance Myths - Busted
There are lots of excuses we use to delay getting around to sorting out our life insurance. A recent survey of our customers indicated most people took around six months to decide to get it sorted! That’s a long time when the actual process could take as little as 10 minutes. Some of the reasons given for procrastinating are touted as fact when they have no truth to them at all. We break down these myths and give you the facts.
Why you should buy your life insurance online
A recent survey by Consumer NZ indicated that you’re much less likely to be a satisfied customer if you buy insurance from a bank or an insurance broker, compared with those who buy direct from an insurance company.
Does life insurance pay for cancer? (the answer is yes)
Life Insurance can’t stop you from getting cancer but it can help you financially while you get treatment. If you’ve had cancer, bear in mind that each case is considered by our underwriters, so don’t assume you won’t be able to get any cover.
Is life insurance worth it? 5 reasons why we think it is
Having life insurance is a good idea if you have financial obligations that mean your loved ones would suffer if you weren’t around to pay for things like the rent or mortgage, the groceries, or your kids’ education. But is it worth it?
Expert tips to improve your life balance before Christmas
It can be a tricky time of year to feel like you’ve got things in balance. Take a deep breath. It is possible to find some equilibrium and have that summer holiday feeling before Christmas.
Your (simple) New Zealand wedding planning checklist
A wedding is just the start of you and your partners lives together.
How age affects your life insurance (explained)
One of the biggest factors in determining the price of your life insurance premium is your age.