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Protection Insurance Options & Protecting Your Future

20 June 2023
Mark Friend
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Life is unpredictable and having the right protection insurance in place can provide invaluable peace of mind.

When it comes to securing our financial well-being, protecting ourselves and our loved ones from unforeseen circumstances is of paramount importance.

What are my options for Protection Insurance and how do I get the right advice for me?

In this blog we explore the significance of life cover, critical illness cover and income protection for individuals, with a specific focus on business owners.

Moreover, we offer the expertise of our sister company Friend & Grant Wealth Management and our independent financial advisors who can provide a free protection review tailored to your unique needs.

What is Life cover?

Life cover, often known as life insurance, is designed to safeguard your loved ones financially in the event of your untimely death.

It provides a lump sum payment to your beneficiaries, enabling them to maintain their quality of life, cover outstanding debts, such as mortgages, and meet other financial obligations.

Life cover ensures that your family is financially protected and can help alleviate the burden of unexpected expenses during a difficult time.

What is Critical Illness Cover?

Critical illness cover provides financial support if you are diagnosed with a serious illness, such as cancer, heart disease, or stroke.

This insurance pays out a tax-free lump sum that can be used to cover medical expenses, ongoing care costs, or even necessary lifestyle adjustments during your recovery period.

Critical illness cover offers a financial safety net, enabling you to focus on your health and well-being without worrying about the financial implications of a serious illness.

What is Income Protection?

Income protection, also known as disability insurance, safeguards your income if you are unable to work due to an illness, accident or disability.

It provides a regular replacement income, typically a percentage of your salary, ensuring that you can meet your financial obligations and maintain your standard of living.

Income protection is especially crucial for business owners who may not have the same safety nets as employees, as it helps protect their livelihood and business interests during periods of inability to work.

Why should I speak to an Independent Financial Advisor?

Understanding the intricacies of insurance products and identifying the right coverage for your unique situation can be challenging.

That’s where an independent financial advisor comes in.

Independent advisors exist to understand your personal circumstances and what you need from your coverage.

Using this information they apply their expertise and assess the full market and identify the optimal protection insurance options for you.

They can then guide you through the various options available and help you make informed decisions to protect yourself, your family and your business.

Safeguarding your financial security

Life cover, critical illness cover and income protection are essential safeguards that provide financial security during life’s uncertainties.

Whether you’re an individual seeking protection for yourself and your loved ones or a business owner looking to secure your business interests, these types of cover offer peace of mind and stability.

Don’t leave your financial security to chance; act now and ensure a more secure tomorrow.

Reviewing your Protection Insurance

Our sister company, Friend & Grant Wealth Management Ltd, are able to offer reviews with our experienced advisors who specialise in tailored protection reviews assessing your current circumstances and identify any gaps in your coverage.

Complimentary Protection Insurance Review for Friend & Grant Clients

We are currently offering all of our clients the opportunity to get a free complimentary review of all your personal insurance protection to ensure that your cover is both adequate cover and also the best value for money.

Get in touch with us

To speak to us about a protection insurance review please contact the team at Friend & Grant on 01634 731390.

Alternatively call Friend & Grant Wealth Management directly on 01474 619620.

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