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Boost family's protection at no extra cost

Research by Sainsbury's Life Insurance has revealed that the monthly average market life insurance premium has decreased for three quarters (74)% of customer profiles over the last 12 months.

Working women less likely to have financial back-up

Almost a century after women asserted their right to vote, a new report from protection specialist, Bright Grey reveals another step forward in equality by highlighting that almost half (46%) of working women currently describe themselves as the main earner in their household.

Life cover for over 50s launched by AA Financial Services

The AA has launched a new low-cost life insurance policy for those aged 50 and over, adding to its award-winning life insurance range.

Benefits of single v joint life insurance policies

It's widely reported that January is the most popular month for divorce, with couples putting the festive season behind them and making a clean start in the New Year.

Ex-smokers missing out on lower life insurance premiums

Around 3.3 million ex-smokers in the UK are collectively paying £316 million more a year on life insurance premiums than they need to because they haven't informed their policy provider they have quit, according to new research by Sainsbury's Life Insurance.

Majority of families do not feel they have adequate financial protection

Aviva's first Family Finances Report reveals that 93% of families do not feel they have adequate financial protection. On average a staggering 61% of families confessed they don't have even basic life insurance, with 87% saying they are without critical illness cover, and 89% without income protection.

LV= launches new 50 plus life cover advert

Insurance, investment and retirement group LV= has launched a new TV advertising campaign to promote its ‘50 Plus life cover.'

The best things about ‘life’ are free has revealed that in addition to offering protection to family and loved ones should the worst happen, having a life insurance policy can help with matters in the present, from counselling to tax, moving home to health and fitness.

Kick the habit and save a packet

With Brits across the country pondering their New Year resolutions, reveals those who kick the smoking habit could see a difference in their wallets as well as their health.

Top insurance tips to save on insurance in 2011

Insurance is a vital part of everyday finances for us all; but there is no need to pay over the odds for it. reveals quick and easy ways to save a typical family nearly £1,500 on their annual insurance costs.

Make a New Year’s resolution to save money on life insurance

This New Year, after all the presents have been opened, the food has been scoffed, and the wine quaffed, make sure your finances are fit to cope with the cost of that very merry Christmas to ensure it also turns out to be a happy 2011.

How to secure your financial 'safety net’

What would you do if you lost your job tomorrow? Do you have a financial safety net in place?

Half of UK adults have no life cover

More than half (54 per cent) of adults in the UK do not have life insurance, despite two-thirds of those surveyed also having dependants, according to new research from Barclays.

NFU Mutual scoops life insurance award

NFU Mutual has won ‘Best Life Insurance Provider' at this year's Personal Finance Awards 2010/2011 by readers of

Rest in peace - if your phone doesn’t ring

Photographs, cigarettes, mobile phones and cuddly toys are just some of the items that we want to take with us to the grave according to new research by Post Office Insurance. However many people could end up without their last request because they haven't made their intentions clear to their families.