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Why do we support Cure Kids?

Why do we support Cure Kids?

In the last issue of Partners Papers, we published a column promoting our partnership with Cure Kids. We are extremely proud of this special partnership, but as you can imagine as a large, successful New Zealand business, we are often approached to support a wide variety of other charitable organisations.

Issue 14 - July 2018
A grisly history

A grisly history

There are several insurance options available to protect your children in the event of illness, but there is an important rule all insurance companies must follow when it comes to Life Cover. Section 67B of the Life Insurance Act 1908 states that a company cannot pay a sum insured greater than $2000, plus the total premiums paid so far on the policy, upon the death of a child under 10 years of age.

Issue 14 - July 2018
A brave boy

A brave boy

Kruden Johnson is a typical 5 year old boy. He is active and busy, he loves his sport, playing with his friends and being outdoors as much as possible.

Issue 14 - July 2018
Caring for our children

Caring for our children

Being a parent is one of the most rewarding journeys a person can experience, but that joy and fulfilment also brings its own set of worries and stresses.

Issue 14 - July 2018
Turning tragedy into gold…

Turning tragedy into gold…

After getting hit by a truck, losing his leg, and enduring over a dozen surgeries from the age of 3 years old, Cantabrian Rory McSweeney has become one of the best amputee athletes in the world.

Issue 14 - July 2018
Things left unsaid...

Things left unsaid...

It can be scary to contemplate what might be around the corner. Mentally we try to stay positive about the future, and avoid thinking about the worst that could befall us or our loved ones.

Issue 13 - March 2018
Does my insurer understand me?

Does my insurer understand me?

I am fine, I am healthy. Aren’t I? Health can be a complex issue in life’s journey of bumps, bruises and illnesses. Your doctor is there to look out for your best medical interests and their advice is invaluable.

Issue 13 - March 2018
Something so small...

Something so small...

Andrew is one of those fathers who exudes optimism, warm smiles, career success and a wisdom beyond his 37 years. Unknown to many, he is also a man who has spent his most recent years fighting for his life.

Issue 13 - March 2018
BODY WORLDS Vital

BODY WORLDS Vital

We are proud to be the Principal Sponsor of this educational event - helping all kiwis learn about the effects of daily life on their bodies.

Issue 13 - March 2018