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Is Your Home Insurance Adequate

How to know if your Home Insurance is Adequate Almost everybody has home insurance nowadays. This is down to the fact that many mortgage companies will not let you take out a mortgage unless you have it in place. On this page I am going to walk you through how you can determine whether your home content insurance (and building insurance for that matter), is adequate. Building insurance is probably one of the most important components of home insurance (we will Read More...

Getting Funeral Cover in Johannesburg

Getting Funeral Cover in Johannesburg Are you looking for funeral cover in Johannesburg? You have come to the right place. Funeral Cover Quotes South Africa offers clients funeral cover anywhere in SA. On this page, we will look at different ways to get affordable cover. There are many ways to get insurance in Johannesburg and other city centers. Here are some of the most effective ways. Burial Cover from a Broker Firstly, you can get funeral cover in Johannesburg by contacting your Read More...

How to get Funeral Cover Quotes in South Africa

How to Get Funeral Cover Quotes in South Africa There is more than one way to get funeral cover quotes in South Africa. The first would be to get in touch with a broker. This might be an effective way to get cover. However, it might take long and be inconvenient to sign up. On this page, we would look at why getting online funeral cover quotes in South Africa is great. Firstly, getting funeral cover quotes online is easy and Read More...

Reasons You Need to Get Life Insurance Early in Life

Reasons You Need to Get Life Insurance Early in Life Many people end up getting life insurance far too late on in their lives. In fact; I know a fair few people out there who do not even entertain the notion of getting life insurance until they are well over fifty. This is an absolutely huge mistake. On this page I am going to talk you through exactly why you should be getting life insurance quotes sooner as opposed to Read More...

Long Term Vs. Short Term Insurance

Difference Between Long Term & Short Term Insurance Alright; you just got your funeral cover quote and signed up for your new policy. How will you know if this is a short or long-term insurance product? When you take out insurance, you will either have a long term insurance policy or a short term insurance policy. Other than the length of time that they last (which is variable depending on the insurance company and insurance policy that you opt for), Read More...

Funeral Insurance Company Premiums

How do Funeral Insurance Companies Determine Premiums? On this page we are not going to talk about the ways in which insurance companies generate a profit. Whilst profits are at the front of the mind of the insurance company when they are working out what premiums are, it is a rather complex subject and something that you really do not need to be concerned about. This is in part down to the fact that there are a lot of statistics Read More...

What is Life Cover?

What is Life Cover? Heard of life cover but do not know what it entails? Well; that is exactly what we are going to take a little look at on this page! Life coverage is, as the name suggests, designed to provide coverage in the event of your death. Insurance policies will tend to offer a payout to your immediate relatives upon your death. This could, depending on your age at the time of your death, cover any income that has Read More...

Why you need to Compare Insurance Quotes

Why you need to Compare Insurance Quotes There are many people out there who for some reason will not compare funeral or other insurance quotes. Perhaps in a bid to save themselves a bit of time (and some hassle!), they end up opting for the first insurance company that they come across. This may be a big name in the industry or simply a company that they are already using as their insurance provider. On this page I want to Read More...

I Don’t Have Burial Insurance?

What happens if you don’t have Burial Cover? Funerals are expensive. In fact; the average funeral nowadays costs somewhere in the region of R12,000. This is a very low amount considering the cost of many burials. Funerals can easily cost you up to R50 000. The vast majority of people will not have this sort of cash just hanging about. This is why many people opt for funeral insurance (sometimes known as burial cover). This insurance will help to cover Read More...

Funeral Policies Investigated

Funeral Policies Investigated by FSB The Financial Services Board, also known as the FSB is currently investigating various funeral policy schemes in SA. The FSB is an independent institution, established to oversee all non-banking financial services. This is done in the best interest of the South-African public. The FSB has warned the public to take caution when taking out funeral policies. There are various institutions that are offering funeral policies that are sub-par. When taking out a funeral policy, you need Read More...