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Insurers Look Towards Hiking Prices As Covid Subsides; Hike To Hit Consumers

Insurers Look Towards Hiking Prices As Covid Subsides; Hike To Hit Consumers

A lot of life and health insurance players are looking to raise charges that are likely to be passed on to consumers. Higher premiums may mean profitability to insurers, but this could hit policyholders hard.

14 April 2022
Maternity In India Is Under-Insured By Corporates

Maternity In India Is Under-Insured By Corporates

Many companies provide maternity cover for employees but it is usually lower than the actual cost in Tier 1 and metro cities, finds a study

12 April 2022

Policyholders Want Insurers To Restart Sending Physical Copies Of Policies

Most people want insurance companies to restart sending physical copies of policy documents as Covid-19 infections have fallen in India, finds a survey

The 4 Things to Invest in Year 2022

The 4 Things to Invest in Year 2022

The health plans offered by ManipalCigna is linked to 27 patient-friendly hospitals and service over 4 million patients. It offers reward programs, health...

13 April 2022

What Are The Best ways To Make Your Retirement Corpus Last?

Pay as much attention to the spending stage of retirement as you did to the accumulation stage. Here are a few ways in which you can make your retirement...

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27 March 2022
5 Post-Pandemic Money Goals

5 Post-Pandemic Money Goals

Lessons learnt during the pandemic have become the post-pandemic money goals for many people. Here’s a look at five of the main financial goals.


21 March 2022
Importance of Group Medical Insurance For Employees

Importance of Group Medical Insurance For Employees

Many employers include a group medical insurance policy as a healthcare benefit towards their employees. Besides saving on costs, it also offers multiple...


15 March 2022
3 Quick Tax-Saving Options That Have Dual Benefits

3 Quick Tax-Saving Options That Have Dual Benefits

There are ways by which you could save tax even at the last minute, before the financial year comes to an end. These three quick tax-saving products do more...


11 March 2022
Govt Appoints Ex-financial Services Secretary Debasish Panda As IRDAI Chief

Govt Appoints Ex-financial Services Secretary Debasish Panda As IRDAI Chief

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved Panda's appointment as chairperson of the insurance regulator initially for a period of three years from...


12 March 2022
Does Your Health Policy Cover These Benefits Or Is It Time To Port To Another?

Does Your Health Policy Cover These Benefits Or Is It Time To Port To Another?

As hospital costs continue to escalate, it’s time to switch to a health insurance policy that gives more coverage in terms of sum insured as well as better...


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08 March 2022
Women Make More Number of Health Insurance Claims Than Men But For Lower Amount, Says Survey

Women Make More Number of Health Insurance Claims Than Men But For Lower Amount, Says Survey

Women make 31 per cent less claims in monetary terms when compared with men, according to a survey by SecureNow


07 March 2022
International Women’s Day: 3 Ways Women Can Build A Financial Safety Net

International Women’s Day: 3 Ways Women Can Build A Financial Safety Net

It is important for women to build a healthy financial safety net for themselves and their families.


05 March 2022
International Women’s Day: 5 Must-Have Insurance Policies For Women

International Women’s Day: 5 Must-Have Insurance Policies For Women

Women must look at health, critical illness, personal accident, motor and cyber insurance covers to build a comprehensive layer of protection for themselves...


28 February 2022
Check Out These 6 Key Ratios Before Buying an Insurance Policy

Check Out These 6 Key Ratios Before Buying an Insurance Policy

If you want to measure an insurer’s reputation, you should look at the key ratios of a company. The higher the claim settlement ratio, the greater are the...


24 February 2022
Insurers Expand Health Insurance Covers To Include LGBTQ Persons

Insurers Expand Health Insurance Covers To Include LGBTQ Persons

Companies as well as health insurers now offer health covers to LGBTQ persons. Consider your needs, the cost of treatment and network hospitals available...


23 February 2022
Indian Protection Quotient Rises Post-Covid, Finds Max Life Survey

Indian Protection Quotient Rises Post-Covid, Finds Max Life Survey

Post-Covid, there has been an increasing financial awareness alongside health awareness. IPQ witnesses a rise in 2021, finds study.


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22 February 2022
How You Can Use Restoration Benefit in Your Health Insurance Policy

How You Can Use Restoration Benefit in Your Health Insurance Policy

The health-insurance-based restoration benefit has served many, and its demand has risen steadily over time, most importantly during the pandemic.


21 February 2022
Buy Health Insurance Within 7 Days of Being Diagnosed With Covid

Buy Health Insurance Within 7 Days of Being Diagnosed With Covid

Some insurers, including Niva Bupa Health Insurance, Care Health Insurance and Digit General Insurance, have reduced the cooling off period to zero to seven...


19 February 2022
What Benefits Should A Comprehensive Health Insurance Policy Offer?

What Benefits Should A Comprehensive Health Insurance Policy Offer?

The Covid scenario has made people more conscious regarding health insurance and medical coverage. There has been a massive demand for health insurance schemes...


11 February 2022
5 Easy Ways To Avoid Becoming A Victim Of Mis-selling

5 Easy Ways To Avoid Becoming A Victim Of Mis-selling

Mis-selling can be avoided if you understand your requirements, risk appetite and biases and learn about the product


06 February 2022
5 Ways To Check If Your Health Cover Is Adequate

5 Ways To Check If Your Health Cover Is Adequate

Having health cover is important, but if it is not adequate, you will still be left exposed to high healthcare costs. Here are five ways to check that.


04 February 2022
Future Generali Launches A Unique Insurance Gifting Solution

Future Generali Launches A Unique Insurance Gifting Solution

Future Generali has launched two insurance policies which you can gift to those who need one.


31 January 2022
Budget 2022: Plugging The Health Insurance Gap For India’s Missing Middle

Budget 2022: Plugging The Health Insurance Gap For India’s Missing Middle

Missing Middle is that large part of our population—about 56 crore individuals—who are not protected by any type of health cover. This insurance gap has to...


26 January 2022
Tips To Ensure Your Health Claim Is Not Rejected

Tips To Ensure Your Health Claim Is Not Rejected

Health insurance claims often get rejected due to various reasons, leaving the policyholders in dire straits. Here are some tips to ensure your health claim is...


25 January 2022
98% Rise In Demand For Health Cover Post Covid, But Sum Insured Level Remains Low, Finds Study  

98% Rise In Demand For Health Cover Post Covid, But Sum Insured Level Remains Low, Finds Study  

After the pandemic hit India, there has been a growing demand for health insurance among people and more people are getting life cover, but the amount...


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