Paul Avis weighs up the differences between employer-led and personal income protection policies
Women are significantly behind men when it comes to financial resilience, says iPipeline's Stephanie Hydon, and this seriously needs to change
The recent DWP update on Universal Credit presents the protection industry with a 'wonderful opportunity'
Providing better protection to people with mental health problems, disabilities and 'just about managing' families on Universal Credit will help improve trust
COVER editor explores mental health 'resilience' and the importance of an open conversation in the workplace
How can advisers help support people with disabilities in the workplace?
Some companies - including the likes of Netflix, Virgin and LinkedIn - have moved towards offering unlimited paid leave for staff: the workplace is evolving
Why children's critical illness cover is essential
What can employers do to help promote a healthier workforce and reduce the UK obesity crisis?
Cashflow modelling tools can help demonstrate the reasons for a recommendation, where the risks are and the value an adviser is adding, writes Adam Higgs, as he highlights some of the key offerings in the market
The critical illness template is 'broken' - so start with the premise that any condition which results in an agreed outcome deserves to be paid
Forward-thinking healthcare insurers are transforming their business through robotic process automation (RPA) and cognitive technologies
COVER editor gets philosophical about life, death and protection advice
Does the importance of early intervention and effective rehabilitation during absence outweigh the financial benefits of group income protection?
Customers don't care about medical definitions, they just want to know they are covered
How can life insurance trust innovation can help secure consumer confidence in today's highly competitive landscape?
Early conversations about end-of-life care are crucial to ensure individuals living longer can make their own decisions, however right-to-die approaches vary all over the world
Advisers are the key to unlocking enhanced interaction with policyholders
Disabled women face unique challenges within the workplace but group insurance can provide specific benefits to meet their needs and attract their skills
Old Mutual Wealth's Paul Roberts explores how insurers can reinstate or continue cover following a critical illness claim
Difficult-to-diagnose critical illnesses such as lupus can take years to confirm and misdiagnosis is common. How can we as an industry help ensure claims are paid?
Digital tools help health insurers prevent and manage disease, cut costs and gain a competitive advantage
Telesales and misuse of bought data is damaging life insurance within the eyes of consumers. The industry must act before the FCA steps in...
People young and old are starting their own businesses, and many are faced with the first ever time they've had to consider their protection needs