We never expect a major illness to strike us and we’re often unprepared for when it does happen.
Sometimes, life can change in an instant and the futures we dreamed of can end up being vastly different. An accident or serious permanent illness might strike when you least expect, leaving you totally and permanently disabled and unable to work again.
How would you want your family to continue if you couldn’t keep taking care of them? Would you want the mortgage on your family home to be paid, and see your children head off to university?
57% of Kiwi's have life insurance. (Statistics NZ, 2015)