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BT enhances LifeCENTRAL+

KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 7 JUN 2021
... for claimants. Over the period, Craig said the tele-claims offering has also grown. As most new claims across income protection, trauma, life and terminal illness policies now being processed over the phone, this removes the need to fill out forms and ...

Premiums to increase at ESSSuper

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 4 JUN 2021
... death and TPD cover have increased by 6.8%. This is less than the average market increase of 13.7%. Premiums for income protection have not increased." "The increase reflects two significant cover improvements: greater ability for members who are unemployed ...

Licensee awards tech mandate

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 1 JUN 2021
... Shammaa said digitising this and adding in information to the broad transcript on topics such as insurance, income protection and retirement, which can be tailored to an individual client's needs, provides a better client experience of advice. Finchley ...

PPS Mutual launches member offer

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  MONDAY, 17 MAY 2021
... timesaving underwriting offer for existing members to add cover to their policy. Members who have a current income protection policy with PPS Mutual can now apply to add or increase life, total and permanent disability (TPD) or trauma cover without providing ...

QSuper makes changes ahead of merger

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021
... will also be a range of changes in insurance terms and conditions for members too. From 1 July members on an income protection payment who are also on a workers compensation benefit at the same time will have their income protection payment reduced by ...

Media Super ups fees, premiums

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 13 MAY 2021
... was aimed at reducing costs. Meanwhile, the fund is also increasing death, total and permanent disability and income protection premiums from July 1. In December 2020, Media Super had already increased income protection premiums. From July, income protection ...

MLC Life hires general manager

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 4 MAY 2021
... 3. Hinton is responsible for ensuring the sustainability of MLC Life Insurance's portfolio, including the new income protection product that will launch later this year. She reports to chief life insurance officer Michael Rogers and is a part of the ...

Raiz acquires superannuation platform

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 28 APR 2021
... 2020. The fund uses MetLife for death and terminal illness and YourCover for total and permanent disability and income protection. The custodian is Sandhurst Trustees.

Spirit Super drops fees after merger

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 1 APR 2021
... raised their insurance premiums. MTAA increased its group insurance premiums twice; and Tasplan increased its income protection premiums in September 2020 by 7% ahead of the merger. MTAA attributed its February 2021 premium hike to COVID-19 and government ...

Risk inflows stagnant, satisfaction varies

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 MAR 2021
... 10,000 directly held life insurance policyholders that have life insurance or various types of risk insurance income protection insurance, disability insurance, accidental death insurance, and trauma or critical injury insurance.
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