CIXpert reviews Canada Life's upgrades to to the critical illness component of its CanProtect policies.
Most notably it has fallen into line with its main competitors by exceeding the ABI model wording for heart attack. As heart attacks represent around 18% of male claims it is an important improvement. Similarly, children's payments have been adjusted to reflect the industry norm of lower of £25,000 or 50% of sum assured. The Changes New Additional Payment Condition - Lower of £25,000 or 25% of sum insured Carcinoma in situ of the cervix With a positive...
Zurich has launched a 'selfie' app called FaceQuote which estimates how much life cover someone might need.
The official supplement of this year's COVER Excellence Awards is available to read now as an eBook.
Child cover within critical illness plans has assumed a far greater importance in recent years, writes CIExpert's Alan Lakey.
Holloway Friendly has widened its new online underwriting process allowing protection advisers to write both full and short term income protection business in minutes.