Critical Illness Insurance – Explained

How Critical Illness Insurance could make a huge difference in your life

We all know someone that has suffered a heart attack, stroke or cancer.  After all, they are the most common reasons people have to claim on their health insurance.  Approximately 21 people have a stroke every day in New Zealand with a quarter occurring in people aged under 65, and over 2800 woman are diagnosed with breast cancer each year.  No one expects it to happen to them, but imagine that you have just found out that you or your loved one has a serious medical condition.  How would you cope financially during the recovery period?  Would the financial stress impact the healing process?  How would your partner cope, and would they be able to support you during your recovery as well as continue with their work? [Read more...]