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 insured for $30m
  • Bond star Daniel Craig has insured his entire body for $9.5m
  • And footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has his legs covered for $144m!

Returning to reality, protection insurance policies can be much cheaper than people think and can offer vital financial support at what is often a very difficult time. To find out about the various types of cover available and which might suit you, speak to us for help in finding a cost-effective policy. 

As with all insurance policies, conditions and exclusions will apply.


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