Category: Protection

Research from Openwork has found that nearly six out of 10 say they would benefit from regular financial advice.

People believe they will be physically fit to work on average until 68, beyond the rising State Pension age.

The new updates are available via intermediaries from 12t May 2019, and also include more competitive pricing on its IP products and an income guarantee specifically for specific NHS workers.

The workshops will focus on the knowledge and skills brokers need to be able to grow their protection business. Registration is open to all advisers who are members of the PRIMIS network. 

The Which? Financial Services operation sent out a note to its key partners today, which has been seen by Mortgage Introducer.

The Rewire Routines campaign runs for 21 days, from 4 June to 24 June, and is open to all advisers across the industry.

The figures raise the total amount Legal & General has paid in individual protection claims over the last five years to £2.9bn.

The awards, now in its fifth year, were voted for by Paradigm’s DA member firms. Natwest won Best Overall Lender whilst Santander took the Best Residential Lender award.

The insurer assigns a dedicated claims handler for each case, provides regular client updates and ensures payment of a claim within 72 hours of it being approved.

Secondly the FCA wants to change its rules to make it clear that tools which allow customers to search and filter available mortgages may not be giving advice.