LV= discusses how it would like to see financial resilience top of the agenda for the new Single Financial Guidance Body (SFGB).
The proposal is that the new body will replace the Money Advice Service, The Pensions Advisory Service and Pension Wise, to deliver more targeted support for consumers. LV= is strongly supportive of this reform but think it could go even further to help vulnerable and under-protected UK households to cope with financial shocks. We believe this merger is a golden opportunity to increase the financial resilience of UK households and provide ‘event driven' guidance that is both impartial and...
LV= has signed up to Synaptic's Multi-Benefit quoting service, enabling advisers to compare its multi-benefit and single benefit products and share the most suitable protection product with its clients.
Shepherds Friendly paid 97% of income protection claims during 2016.
The Association of Medical Insurers and Intermediaries (AMII)'s petition to scrap Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) on health insurance has been postponed due to the forthcoming 'snap' General Election.
Aetna International has launched a redesigned secure member portal, Health Hub, which offers members a one-stop-shop to manage different aspects of their health online.