Common questions

How much does life insurance cost?

Our cover starts from as little as £5 each month, but the costs could vary depending on the cover you need. Watch this short video to find out more.

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How much life insurance do I need?

The amount of cover you need depends on a number of factors. For example, your lifestyle, expenses and financial commitments, and the people who look to you for support. Watch this short video to find out more.

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What is critical illness with life insurance?

This kind of cover can help you if you are diagnosed with a serious illness. We will provide a cash lump sum to help you and your loved ones at a difficult time. Watch this short video to find out more.

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How long do I need life insurance for?

The length of cover that is right for you can vary. You might only need cover to make sure the mortgage can be paid off in the event of your death. Or you might take out cover to help your loved ones while they rely on you for financial support. Watch this short video to find out more.

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Mortgages - Do I need life insurance or critical illness cover?

You do not need this cover to get a mortgage but it could help pay off your mortgage if something happens to you. Many mortgage lenders recommend it. Watch this short video to find out more.

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How do you claim on a life insurance policy?

Life insurance claims come at a difficult time. We try to make it as easy as possible to get the support you need. Watch this short video to find out what to expect when you make a claim.

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