If you can only afford to have life cover for one spouse or partner, rather than leaving one partner uninsured, taking out a joint life policy could be a good option.
Category - Insurance
The annual report released by The Ombudsman for Short-Term Insurance (OSTI) shows that complaints around motor vehicle insurance are the most common.
By having a blood test you can significantly reduce your life cover premium. So why are people so reluctant to do so?
Maya and Mapalo chat to Dr Thabani Nkwanyana, lead specialist medical officer at Liberty, on why an insurance claim could be turned down, and what your rights and responsibilities are.
Many consumers do not know they have credit life insurance which settles your loan should you die, become disabled or get retrenched.
We all understand life insurance. But what about all those other insurances that we are told we need, like income protection, disability lump sum insurance and critical illness?
Many people wonder whether they should claim from their car insurance after an incident that causes minor dents or scratches on their vehicle.
The main reason we take out car insurance is so that we are covered in case of an accident. But do you know exactly what you are covered for?
An unavoidable expense when planning a holiday, particularly if you're going overseas, is travel insurance.
What are the pros and cons of taking out funeral cover through a burial home versus going directly through an insurance company?
If you have an elderly parent who has been paying towards a life or funeral policy for many years but can no longer afford the premiums, it may make sense to take over the policy payments if you are the beneficiary.
It’s the time of year for festive-season parties and holiday travel and, along with them, headlines and awareness campaigns about carnage on South Africa’s roads.