health insurance
Insurance

How Does Life Insurance Cover Work?

If you’re in the market for life insurance cover, you’re one of the smart ones! According to a 2013 survey, a growing number of Australians are underinsured, or uninsured altogether. So, if you don’t know how everything works, you’re not alone. Life insurance cover can be tricky, so let’s go …

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InsuranceLifestyle

Private Health Insurance…How to Manage it On a Tight Budget?

There are many benefits to investing in private health insurance. Private health insurance allows you to check your family into a hospital as a private patient without worrying about the cost. It allows you to cut to the front of the line for important procedures or hospital visits. More than …

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income protection
Insurance

How to Slash Your Income Protection Insurance Costs in Half

Income protection insurance is one of the most important types of insurance you can buy, but it’s also one of the most expensive. Simply put, income protection insurance provides replacement income for you if you’re sick or injured and can’t work. Because of this, and the fact that most people …

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health insurance benefits
Insurance

Private health insurance… is it worth the money?

Getting a private health insurance policy to supplement Medicare will protect you against a wider range of situations than Medicare can. However, what happens when the burden of paying for your insurance premium is a heavy one? Here are some points to consider when figuring out whether getting private health …

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protecting the family
Insurance

Protecting Your Family: The Dangers of Being Uninsured

There are many steps you can take to look out after your family’s well-being; eating healthy food, creating a safe and welcoming home environment, and trying to stress the importance of right and wrong (however arbitrary as that might be) are just a few ways you can look out after …

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Creating a will
InsurancePersonal Finance

Why and When to Handle a Will in Australia

Writing a will is often viewed as too morbid of a conversation by many people. Here in Australia, we have a wonderful lifestyle and we choose to focus on that rather than anything remotely involving death. However, when looked at both practically and positively, a will is something that people …

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understanding car insurance
Insurance

Where Car Insurance Provides No Protection

There’s no escape from car insurance in Australia. As a bare minimum, compulsory third party insurance (CTP or green slip insurance) is required, and heavy penalties are levied for driving without it.

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common insurance claims
Insurance

Common injury claims filed in courts today

No one likes the thought of an accident yet the sad reality is that accidents will always occur. However, when you sustain injuries due to the carelessness of another person, you are eligible to file a personal injury claim lawsuit.

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top 100 insurance blogs
Insurance

Coupon Audits Top 100 Insurance Blogs

Coupon Audit has compiled a list of the top 100 insurance blogs to follow in 2013. The infographic covers virtually every type of insurance a person could possibly interested in. An infographic by the team at CouponAudit .

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mortgage insurance
Insurance

Understanding Lender’s Mortgage Insurance and how you can avoid it

So you’ve decided to buy a house. Congratulations! No doubt you have been building up a deposit for that dream home for some time. As a standard rule of thumb, saving a 20% deposit on the house’s total value will allow a borrower to avoid paying Lender’s Mortgage Insurance (LMI).

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