Life insurance coverage against death, TPD and critical illness is necessary and most people I know do not have adequate coverage. They think it is expensive to get themselves adequately covered. However, that is not the case. Adequate life insurance can be affordable, yet leave you with good cash flow to live life.
First and foremost, the basis of insurance is for protection.
When we purchase insurance, we sought to address a particular health risk that would create monetary challenges for ourselves or our loved ones.
Some of the most common ones are:
The risk that if you passed away, your loved ones will have a difficult time getting on with their lives, servicing still outstanding debts and mortgages. We buy life insurance against death for this The risk that if you suffer from some major illness or require a major hospital stay, you do not have the money to