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One in six Kiwis have lied on their car insurance application
2020-07-28 03:56:00.0

One in six Kiwis have lied on their car insurance application

Roughly one in six (15%) New Zealanders admitted that they have not been fully truthful during their ...
Is free kids trauma benefit available for kids living overseas?
2020-07-17 05:17:00.0

Is free kids trauma benefit available for kids living overseas?

Kids living in New Zealand is eligible for trauma cover up to $50,00 for free. What about kids who a ...
Tower to refund $7.2 million due to lower motor claims
2020-06-10 05:00:00.0

Tower to refund $7.2 million due to lower motor claims

Tower to refund $7.2 million due to lower motor claims
IAG to close down all New Zealand stores
2020-06-24 02:07:00.0

IAG to close down all New Zealand stores

IAG has revealed plans to close down all 53 of its AMI stores, as well as its sole remaining State I ...
NIB extends COVID-19 member support package
2020-06-11 23:17:00.0

NIB extends COVID-19 member support package

nib New Zealand has announced that it is extending its COVID-19 member and community support package ...
Start-up Businesses in New Zealand
2020-06-10 04:27:00.0

Start-up Businesses in New Zealand

Having commercial insurance can protect your assets and employees, and prevent your business from fi ...
nib foundation donates $150,000 to Lifeline Aotearoa
2020-06-07 23:24:00.0

nib foundation donates $150,000 to Lifeline Aotearoa

nib foundation, the charitable arm of nib New Zealand, has donated $150,000 to Lifeline Aotearoa.
How to protect yourself online while working from home
2020-06-02 04:03:00.0

How to protect yourself online while working from home

With the vast majority of businesses working from home, New Zealand’s cyber risks have increased sha ...
Without Keytruda (Lung Cancer medicine), 30 deaths a week in NZ from cancer 
- Lung Foundation
2020-05-05 23:50:00.0

Without Keytruda (Lung Cancer medicine), 30 deaths a week in NZ from cancer - Lung Foundation

Lung Cancer medicine
Pre-assessment
2020-05-15 05:27:00.0

Pre-assessment

Pre-existing diseases cannot be covered? Try pre-assessment, you can know the result within one day.
Dream was shattered - Keytruda
2020-05-06 05:30:00.0

Dream was shattered - Keytruda

Pharmac's decision to backtrack on funding Keytruda is a major blow for equality in New Zealand's he ...
Fidelity Life introduces Sharecare to members
2020-05-01 03:01:00.0

Fidelity Life introduces Sharecare to members

Do you want to defy your age and live a happier, healthier life? Fidelity Life shows you how.
Kiwi's Health : Pharmac back-tracks on plan to fund lung cancer drug 
Keytruda
2020-04-27 04:37:00.0

Kiwi's Health : Pharmac back-tracks on plan to fund lung cancer drug Keytruda

Pharmac back-tracks on plan to fund lung cancer drug Keytruda
Pharmac back-tracks on plan to fund lung cancer drug Keytruda
2020-04-24 01:39:00.0

Pharmac back-tracks on plan to fund lung cancer drug Keytruda

Pharmac has frozen plans to fund a lung cancer drug that would have helped at least 1400 patients a ...
AIA NZ PROVIDES ACCESS TO THE LATEST CANCER TREATMENTS
2020-04-15 22:24:00.0

AIA NZ PROVIDES ACCESS TO THE LATEST CANCER TREATMENTS

Accidental Injury cover
2020-04-16 03:19:00.0

Accidental Injury cover

Accidental Injury Cover provides an up-front payment should you be injured accidentally. You can use ...
NZ insurers see NZ$100 million windfall due to COVID-19 lockdown
2020-04-20 21:20:00.0

NZ insurers see NZ$100 million windfall due to COVID-19 lockdown

Motor insurers in New Zealand are expected to save around NZ$100 million as the country sees a huge ...
Southern Cross pledges $50 million back to members and business clients
2020-04-15 22:35:00.0

Southern Cross pledges $50 million back to members and business clients

Southern Cross believes to pass on a short-term surplus back to their members is the right thing to ...
How to compare different Health Insurance companies?
2020-04-09 04:25:00.0

How to compare different Health Insurance companies?

Having private health insurance allows you to avoid those public hospital waiting lists and get the ...
AIA offers Premium Relief Package
2020-04-06 04:40:00.0

AIA offers Premium Relief Package

Some of you are experiencing financial hardship due to Covid-19, AIA is here to support you.
nib campaign about Pre-existing conditions
2020-04-01 04:09:00.0

nib campaign about Pre-existing conditions

nib just launched a new campaign targeting pre-existing conditions
nib update of Covid-19
2020-03-27 02:18:00.0

nib update of Covid-19

Two options available to all nib private healthcare members
Update of Underwriting from Partners Life regarding COVID-19
2020-03-25 04:58:00.0

Update of Underwriting from Partners Life regarding COVID-19

Applicants with health issues that would make them particularly susceptible to serious consequences ...
Covid-19 Update: We care about your safety
2020-03-25 04:51:00.0

Covid-19 Update: We care about your safety

Your health and wellbeing remain our highest priority. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation clos ...
Allianz Travel Insurance covers Covid-19 under certain benefits
2020-03-12 21:31:00.0

Allianz Travel Insurance covers Covid-19 under certain benefits

Allianz is currently covering medical and emergency medical transportation claims related to Covid-1 ...
Free Fitbit plus one-month premium free at AIA
2020-03-08 21:37:00.0

Free Fitbit plus one-month premium free at AIA

AIA is running two promotions of Fitbit and one-month premium free. Check out the details to see if ...
From student visa to work visa, what should you do about insurance?
2020-02-21 03:42:00.0

From student visa to work visa, what should you do about insurance?

For most New Zealand students, applying for an open work visa is the first priority after graduation ...
Why you need travel insurance
2020-01-31 01:07:00.0

Why you need travel insurance

We’ve seen a lot of the problems that could go wrong on your trip, from lost luggage to medical emer ...
What you need to know about EXCESS
2020-01-31 00:19:00.0

What you need to know about EXCESS

Excess is an insurance term, which is the amount you must pay when you make a claim.
When it comes to car insurance or house insurance claims, why excess is 
required to pay even you are not at fault?
2020-01-24 00:25:00.0

When it comes to car insurance or house insurance claims, why excess is required to pay even you are not at fault?

More than a year ago, Edward was driving at a motorway...
AIA Living Health Insurance - Private Health
2019-08-22 14:00:00.0

AIA Living Health Insurance - Private Health

On 5th August 2019, New Zealand insurance company Sovereign was officially incorporated into AIA Gro ...
Autosure announced a new range of Autosure policies
2019-05-16 16:59:00.0

Autosure announced a new range of Autosure policies

New Zealand people will be always the priority of all insurance companies. SP Insurance always keen ...
What can Mortgage and Protection Insurance cover
2019-06-20 17:19:00.0

What can Mortgage and Protection Insurance cover

Mortgage protection cover will give the chance to enjoy your life and look after what your health if ...
Mortgage, Income and rental Insurance Cover
2019-06-06 16:21:00.0

Mortgage, Income and rental Insurance Cover

Some built-In benefits you really to need to know for some insurance companies and it might help you ...
Changing your lifestyle is the key word for type 2 diabetes
2019-05-30 18:04:00.0

Changing your lifestyle is the key word for type 2 diabetes

Adjust your lifestyle is the main role to prevent Type 2 Diabetes and to control it especially withi ...
Fidelity Life with their first two months’ premiums for free
2019-05-10 09:25:00.0

Fidelity Life with their first two months’ premiums for free

Why take out life insurance? Because if the worst happens, you want to trust that you or your family ...
In New Zealand, the importance of Landlord Insurance
2019-05-06 11:54:00.0

In New Zealand, the importance of Landlord Insurance

As tenants maliciously destroy houses, damage to houses, and the number of incidents of meth contami ...
Health Insurance provide overseas medical treatment
2019-04-26 10:07:00.0

Health Insurance provide overseas medical treatment

As the origin of the world's most advanced medical technology, the United States can be said to be t ...
New Zealand have the unique ACC scheme in the world
2019-04-12 05:25:00.0

New Zealand have the unique ACC scheme in the world

This no-fault scheme is provided by the Accident Compensation Corporation of New Zealand, referred t ...
The symptom and prevention of oral cancer
2019-04-05 05:20:00.0

The symptom and prevention of oral cancer

Oral cancer does not necessarily produce symptoms, so it is often diagnosed at a later stage of its ...
One of the top cancer rates in New Zealand
2019-03-28 09:36:00.0

One of the top cancer rates in New Zealand

Bowel cancer mortality are very high, but if it can be detected early and treated in time, bowel can ...
Changes have been made towards KiwiSaver
2019-03-22 12:11:00.0

Changes have been made towards KiwiSaver

Changes will be made towards KiwiSaver. KiwiSaver includes three parties, employee, employer, and go ...
Why do many people choose to buy life insurance along with trauma 
insurance?
2019-03-13 11:30:00.0

Why do many people choose to buy life insurance along with trauma insurance?

We often come across many people around us who are buying trauma or life covers. Today, let's discus ...
Meth Contaminated Houses in New Zealand
2019-02-22 08:56:00.0

Meth Contaminated Houses in New Zealand

“P House” have become a long-term issue involves with many aspects such as government, society, and ...
What does Mechanical Breakdown Insurance cover?
2019-02-13 17:25:00.0

What does Mechanical Breakdown Insurance cover?

There are a number of insurance companies offering mechanical breakdown insurance in New Zealand, AA ...
Summary of FMA's Report on Life Insurance Industry
2019-02-07 14:06:00.0

Summary of FMA's Report on Life Insurance Industry

The report starts with product design, customer's actual needs, understanding of product characteris ...
Skin Cancer, do you know much about it?
2019-01-31 16:46:00.0

Skin Cancer, do you know much about it?

Skin cancer is preventable. More than 90% of skin cancers are caused by excessive sun exposure. It i ...
Why is pre-existing condition necessary to declare?
2019-01-09 15:32:00.0

Why is pre-existing condition necessary to declare?

Different types of insurance products and different insurance companies will treat different medical ...
New Zealand Third Party Vehicle Insurance
2019-01-21 17:37:00.0

New Zealand Third Party Vehicle Insurance

New Zealand insurance companies will refuse to cover the vehicle due to vehicle structure, machinery ...
Great news from nib
2019-01-11 10:53:00.0

Great news from nib

As parents and grandparents, we care about our children or grandchildren all the time. When we think ...
Partners Life: Product Changes and Benefit Improvements
2018-11-27 17:24:00.0

Partners Life: Product Changes and Benefit Improvements

At Partners Life we are relentless in our pursuit of products that protect our valued mutual clients ...
How does 80% of New Zealanders’ office look like?
2018-11-20 16:19:00.0

How does 80% of New Zealanders’ office look like?

Home-based office can only be used for corporate management, clerical or other professional purposes ...
New Zealand BCG Shortage
2018-11-20 16:46:00.0

New Zealand BCG Shortage

After waiting for a long time, at the end of July 2018, the New Zealand Health Authority announced t ...
There are ACC in New Zealand, but people are still buying health insurance
2018-10-11 18:02:00.0

There are ACC in New Zealand, but people are still buying health insurance

Everyone in New Zealand is covered by the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC). ACC is a New Zeal ...
What does content insurance cover?
2018-10-11 14:56:00.0

What does content insurance cover?

In terms of house insurance offered by SP Insurance, unspecific jewelry is generally valued at 15% o ...
What is Pre-existing Condition?
2018-10-11 11:46:00.0

What is Pre-existing Condition?

As for life and trauma insurance, some insurers will also determine whether to insure or increase pr ...
New Zealand's Kindergartens
2018-09-10 15:20:00.0

New Zealand's Kindergartens

The babies grow up day by day, and eventually they will be sent to the kindergarten. In this article ...
Can you go to a private hospital in case of Emergency?
2018-08-27 14:41:00.0

Can you go to a private hospital in case of Emergency?

In the public health system, people with a work visa for two years or more, residents and citizens c ...
NiB Major Enhancements
2018-08-01 16:22:00.0

NiB Major Enhancements

At the end of April, nib announced some enhancements to three products. Check out to find out what t ...
Are you qualified for 10% deposit first home loan?
2018-08-20 16:07:00.0

Are you qualified for 10% deposit first home loan?

Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand, which plays a very important role in New Zealand econom ...