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Mental health and your life insurance

Around 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. Yet, we hear a number of cases where life insurance providers still discriminate against people with a disorder. With numbers rising, it’s about time we start tackling the issue to improve cover options for those suffering from mental health. […]

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Business Owners: How to prepare for the unexpected

As a business owner, the unexpected can always happen. No business is bulletproof. But if you’re not prepared for the unexpected it can put your business at risk. In honour of national preparedness month, we’ve put together a guide for business owners that can help you prepare for the unexpected. 1) Keep on generating new […]

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How much life cover do you really need?

Life insurance is designed to pay out a lump sum of money in the event that you pass away. This type of insurance policy can really help to protect your family financially during a difficult time. Not only that but setting up your life cover in a trust can help to negate any tax payments. […]

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Your life insurance trust and how it works

Arranging a life insurance trust can be easy, but what exactly do you need it for? When you take out a life insurance policy, you’ve made a conscious decision to protect your family’s financial future. Therefore, it’s often important to make sure that your loved ones have the maximum possible benefit available to them. With […]

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Legal and General life insurance introduce online trust

Legal and General have launched an online trust application platform for both customers and advisors to use. It provides an online solution when writing business protection policies and relevant life cover into a trust. This online platform is a simple process which allows customers and advisors to set up the trust online, rather than have […]

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Divorce and the family business: Financial tips

Going through a divorce is never easy. The process of a divorce or dissolving a civil partnership can be tough on both the heart and your finances. Assessing which assets are to be shared on divorce can be complicated. Yet, can be made easier depending on how comfortable you and your partner are at discussing […]

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Exit strategies for small business owners

With entrepreneurs starting companies at a record pace of 80 businesses an hour, it’s important we learn how to protect our businesses. Business owners will need to think about having a sensible exit strategy for all situations. Protecting your business now can help to plan for the future after years and years of hard work. […]

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Can you afford a career change?

  Looking for a new start in your career isn’t a bad thing. Some people get fed up with the 9-5 slog, don’t enjoy their job roles or dislike the hours they work or salary they receive. Whatever the reason, it’s really important to plan your career change properly. There isn’t just a salary to […]

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Effective estate planning for business owners

When you own a business, an effective estate plan can be integral to ensuring that you have control of your assets. Uncertainty in the business world is common. That’s why effective estate planning can be really important to help minimise any risks. What is estate planning? Estate planning at its simplest is planning ahead and […]

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Employee Significant Illness Cover with Relevant Life

Relevant life Insurance with employee significant illness cover Aviva first launched a relevant life insurance and critical illness cover product in 2016 for customers. Their aim was to provide tax-efficient life cover with critical illness cover that enabled business employees and directors to save money. However, due to confusion around the tax and legal implications, […]

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