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Productivity Commission counters group insurance research
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 29 OCT 2018
... protection insurance and additional tax revenue on insurance payouts. Rice Warner's analysis on the other hand is focused on TPD insurance, the Commission said. Both analyses are "partial" as neither considered the effects of super balance erosion ...
NobleOak wins best direct life insurer award
KARREN VERGARA  |  FRIDAY, 19 OCT 2018
... In addition to scoring the Overall Direct Life Insurance Excellence Award, NobleOak took home three other gongs. It won the TPD Award for its Premium Life Direct - TPD Option Rider product; the Income Protection Award for its My Protection Plan - IP ...
Royal Commission hears industry fund admitted wrongdoing to ASIC
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 24 SEP 2018
... staff member whose claim was the subject of litigation after the fund's administrator - upon realising an error - returned TPD benefits to Rest without informing the member.
Insurance in super code weak: ASIC
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 10 SEP 2018
... superannuation trustees, which included 11 life insurance providers. From the outset, there was "a very high level of variation" in TPD definitions used in the insurance products offered through the super funds. These variations make it difficult for ...
BT overhauls life cover limits and definitions
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 AUG 2018
... farmers will now be able to access up to $5 million in total permanent disability cover. Meanwhile, the amount of Term Life and TPD cover made available to homemakers has increased to $2.5 million and the limit on living insurance has been raised to ...
Foreign owners take over life insurance: KPMG
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 21 AUG 2018
... insurance in superannuation announced in the 2018/19 budget are implemented, KPMG warned. The profitability of products such as TPD, trauma and disability income, continue to be an issue. Claims management initiatives alone are unlikely to be sufficient ...
Same insurance cover, different price: Research
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 3 JUL 2018
... contracted a major illness would only have to prove that they can no longer perform their regular job. But in most current TPD policies, to successfully claim against these policies they will now have to prove they can no longer perform any job aligned ...
ASIC takes civil action against AMP
HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 JUN 2018
... The practice allowed planners to receive higher commissions than normal by advising clients to cancel their existing life, TPD, trauma and income protection insurance policies. By advising clients to take out new replacement policies instead, planners ...
Efficiency and transparency drive client satisfaction during life claims: Beddoes
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 21 JUN 2018
... assessment, payment, claims staff and ongoing claims management. The report tracks the experience of customers with a paid TPD, trauma or income protection claim against the core aspects. Five-hundred recent claims customers who took out a policy through ...
Super State of Origin: Who wins?
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 JUN 2018
... product between the two states. On average, a 25-year-old will pay more per week for Death and Total and Permanent Disablement (TPD) insurance in a NSW superannuation fund. Again NSW has the most expensive and cheapest MySuper product when it comes to ...
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