Category - Critical Illness Insurance

24
Sep

How Critical Illness Insurance could make a huge difference in your life

We all know someone that has suffered a heart attack, stroke or cancer.  After all, they are the most common reasons people have to claim on their health insurance.  Approximately 21 people have a stroke every day in New Zealand with a quarter occurring in people aged under 65, and over 2800 woman are diagnosed …

15
May

John’s Story – Critical Illness Cover

John, a 50 year old lawyer, had his world turned upside down when he was advised by his doctor to undergo quadruple by-pass surgery. A week later he had the heart surgery. John was well prepared and through his critical illness cover as part of his Risk Protection Plan, received a lump sum benefit of …

15
May

Kate’s Story – Health insurance with critical illness cover

Kate worked as a legal secretary at an Auckland law firm. In August 2009 she had tests carried out by her doctor as she had not been feeling right for a while. The tests indicated that Kate had ovarian cancer. Surgery followed, leaving Kate unable to work for six weeks. Kate had critical illness insurance …

15
May

David’s Story – Critical illness and Income protection

It seemed to be a day like any other. A busy senior partner in a successful legal firm, David, 45 years of age, thought he was in pretty good shape. However, in December 2010, after some unexplained weight loss, David went to have a check-up with his Doctor. After further tests in January 2011, it …