Insurance


Looking For The Right Insurance Agent? Top 5 Characteristics

A good insurance agent can save you a lot of time and hassle. They deal with all the insurance providers directly and do all the donkey work in terms of identifying, comparing and selecting the right policy for you. It’s therefore an important relationship and so it’s worth taking your time to ensure you select the right insurance agent for you. To help with the selection process, in this article we identify the top five characteristics that the best insurance agents have in common.
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Are You At Risk? Why Mortgage Protection Insurance Is Essential

Could you continue to pay the mortgage if you were no longer working? For most Kiwis, the answer to this question is not for long, and that’s why mortgage protection insurance is essential. In this article, we look at what mortgage protection insurance is, and we share some tips on how to find the right policy.
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Have you had your free insurance “warrant of fitness” review?

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5 Ways To Keep Down The Cost Of Your Car Insurance

Having adequate car insurance is essential. Paying the premiums is well worth it to make sure that you are covered from the bigger costs should the unexpected happen. However, it is possible to minimise the costs so that you’re not paying any more than you really have to. Read on to discover our top tips for keeping down the costs of your car insurance.
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Income Protection Insurance: An Essential Element Of Your Insurance Portfolio

When it comes to insurance most of us make sure we have life insurance, homeowners insurance and car insurance. But an often overlooked component is income protection insurance. What would happen though if you were unable to work because of an injury or illness? How would you and your family manage? It may be a remote possibility, but the consequences of not adequately protecting your family are almost too awful…
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Things To Consider When Choosing Life Insurance

Selecting a life insurance policy involves making choices about many variables. In this article we look at the main types of cover available and the things that you will need to consider when selecting a policy that’s right for you. Types of cover. When it comes to life insurance, there are two main types of cover: term assurance and whole of life insurance.
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Life Insurance: Four Common Mistakes To Avoid

Protecting your family in the event of something catastrophic happening to you is a no-brainer and yet many of us make fundamental mistakes when it comes to choosing life insurance. These basic errors could mean that you are not adequately covered if the unthinkable were to happen. In this article we identify four common mistakes that people make. Read on to check whether you are falling into the same trap.
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Natural Disasters: The Cost To The NZ Insurance Industry

Natural disasters: the cost to the NZ insurance industry Figures recently released by the Insurance Council of New Zealand suggest that natural disasters cost the insurance industry $115 million in 2015. In fact, nearly 2,000 claims were made last year as result of floods, storms, cyclones and tornados. Major insurance events last year included the following  Whanganui River flooding Damage…
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5 Must-Have Insurance Policies

Protecting your most important assets with comprehensive insurance is a no-brainer. Accidents and disasters can and do happen, and if you aren’t adequately insured, it could leave you in financial ruin. Taking steps to safeguard your earning power and possessions from unexpected and unforeseen events is, therefore, a must. But with the wide variety of insurance policies available on the market…
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