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Just under two thirds of women have never taken out life cover

Women are less inclined than men to take out life cover, according to insurance and pensions provider, Friends Life.

Women failing to safeguard their families’ financial security

Women across Britain are undervaluing the amount they are worth and failing to safeguard their families' financial futures by placing a much lower monetary value on their lives compared to men, according to figures from Scottish Provident.

Kick the habit and avoid hard-earned cash going up in smoke

With National No Smoking Day (13 March 2013) around the corner, research from MoneySupermarket reveals those who kick the habit will not only reap the health benefits but their wallets would get a much needed boost as well.

Post Office offers £30 towards winter fuel payments with Over 50s Life Cover

The Post Office is offering customers £30* towards their winter fuel bills when they take out Over 50s Life Cover.

Ageas enhances critical illness cover for new customers

Ageas has further enhanced its critical illness cover (CIC), offering customers additional peace of mind for their protection needs.

Ageas adds more value with Best Doctors on life insurance

Ageas Protect has extended its existing partnership with Best Doctors to give new life insurance customers access to expert medical opinions as soon as their policy goes on-risk.

Zurich reports record life cover applications

Zurich has reported record levels of customers applying for life assurance ahead of the Gender Directive taking effect on 21 December 2012.

December is the cruellest month

Insurance companies write more life cover policies in January than any other month of the year thanks to customer’s New Year resolution to put their houses in order.

Tackling misconceptions to improve family protection

Over a third of British families (37%) have never discussed with their partner or another family member what will happen to their dependent children if either of them dies, according to research commissioned by Tesco Bank Life Insurance.

Women - Beat the clock and make your dreams come true

Are you a woman? Then your time is running out! urges women to take out life insurance cover now, before costs go up on the 21st December.

Apathy and high prices leave 55 per cent of Brits without life cover

Despite rising levels of financial commitment, British adults are rejecting the peace of mind offered by life insurance, a new study has found.

Life insurance a misunderstood subject

Price comparison experts are encouraging people not to be put off buying life insurance as just over a third of Brits - 35% admit they find it a complicated issue; with the age group 35-44 finding it the most complicated.

People are more likely to insure their houses than their spouses

Over a third of people will insure the contents of their homes before they insure their lives, according to new research from Zurich.

Women unaware of impending rise in life and critical insurance cost

A survey by London & Country Mortgages has revealed that more than 80% of women are completely unaware of the forthcoming introduction of the European Gender Directive this year.

Aviva and Tesco Bank enter into life protection agreement

Aviva has announced an exclusive five-year deal with Tesco Bank to provide life protection products for its UK retail customers.