Protection and the gender paradox

Protection and the gender paradox

Despite a better understanding of the limitations of state health and welfare support than men, women are less likely to engage with group protection benefits. Its a phenomenon that Legal & General1 have termed the ‘gender paradox’. Despite knowing that state...
A major barrier to property purchase

A major barrier to property purchase

Saving for a deposit has been cited as a major barrier to purchasing a home by 59% of people, according to the latest survey from the Building Societies Association (BSA)1. Climbing from 54% in December last year and just 40% last June, raising a deposit is currently...
Insurance isn’t always this expensive!

Insurance isn’t always this expensive!

There’s a widespread belief that insurance is extremely expensive – but it doesn’t have to be.  Perhaps the myth comes from the fact that many celebrities have insured parts of their body for astronomical sums? For example:  Julia Roberts’s smile is reportedly...