August 2013

Marilyn Cole of Space01 asks “Could the Insurance Industry give the NHS the injection it needs?”


If the British public are becoming increasingly worried about the NHS; it goes without saying that this could present an exciting opportunity for the protection and health insurance industries. Yet any re-positioning must acknowledge that this remains - fundamentally - a hugely sensitive subject both culturally and politically in the UK A recent YouGov survey carried out by FirstAssist Insurance Services discovered that 48 per cent of the British public believe that NHS services are going to get worse in the next 12 months. The same proportion believe that the State will be unable to sustain NHS spending in its…
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Karin Lloyd shares her online search experience


By the time you are reading this, I will have moved up an age category on all those annoying tick-box forms. If I had a car, it would be cheaper, but I don’t. Pretty much everything else is more expensive or laden with exclusions but it doesn’t matter because no-one in the insurance world is trying to sell me anything anyway! I had thought this was because I am one of those creatures the industry doesn’t seem to think have any money to spend and will be a drain on the portfolio when I get depressed, and at first, my…
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