Banks Still Overcharging for Mortgage Life Insurance

It has been bounded around the press over the last few years that banks are significantly overcharging for their insurance products, such as mortgage life insurance and payment protection....  

Increased Mortgage Life Insurance Flexibility With Aviva

Aviva, one of the UK’s largest insurers, has released plans to increase the level of flexibility with its mortgage life insurance products. Under the new plans consumers who have...  

With MPPI Lower Rates Are Not Necessarily Better Rates

In the mortgage payment protection insurance (MPPI) market there is currently a huge variation in the rates offered by competing insurers. In many cases this difference seems unnaturally high....  

AXA Withdraw From Mortgage Protection Market

AXA, one of the UK’s largest insurers has announced that it intends to withdraw from the Mortgage Payment Protection Insurance (MPPI) and Accident, Sickness and Unemployment (ASU) markets. As...  

Mortgage Protection Dictionary

There are a number of terms and definitions when it comes buying mortgage insurance that are specific to the industry and are important to understand when making your decision...  

Record inflation rises promote mortgage protection

The latest UK Consumer Price Index (CPI) figures show that annual inflation hit 2.9 percent in December 2009, up from 1.9 percent in November 2009.* This one percentage point...  

ABI: 31% concerned about job security

A recent survey by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) has found that 31% of those surveyed in the fourth quarter of 2009 were concerned about job security (ABI...