British Friendly has signed up to the Protection Distributor Group's (PDG) funeral payment pledge and paid its first claim under the benefit.
Earlier this year, British Friendly added Bereavement Benefit to its Mutual Benefits programme. The benefit provides a lump sum to members who suffer the loss of their spouse, partner or child and is provided to all new and existing insured members at no extra cost. The amount payable will be a lump sum equal to thirteen times the member's weekly Income Protection benefit with a minimum payment of £1,000. On the day Bereavement Benefit launched, British Friendly received an enquiry...
Unum has published its third annual claims statement with information on every new group income protection (GIP) claim it paid in the last year.
'Vary in effectiveness'
Cura Financial Services are going to be hosting a live broadcast discussing how advisers can benefit from quirky marketing.
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