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Comparing Apples & Oranges
As you have read, there are quite a number of changes that can be made to benefits to make the overall premium you pay cheaper.Issue 12 - November 2017
A Delicate Balance - When Life changes so do Insurance Premiums
You have read how Insurers set the premiums that you pay for your cover based on actuarial calculations. While you may be expecting these premiums to only increase with your age over time, every so often your insurer may also need to adjust their underlying insurance rates, which form the basis of the premiums you pay.Issue 12 - November 2017
5 Stars for 7th year running
Partners Life has once again received a 5 Star Rating in this year’s Lewers Survey.
Welcome to Partners Papers 11 - A Very Special Announcement...
The Partners Life team is incredibly proud that our founder, managing director, leader, mentor and friend,
Naomi Ballantyne has been awarded an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list.
The birth, present & future of Trauma Cover
Long before Trauma Cover came into the world, there existed only Life Insurance. The concept of Life Insurance isn’t just old, it’s ancient!Issue 11 - May 2017
It was just a routine check-up...
The first thing that strikes you when Ali Aliev walks into the room is how he looks. Ali stands tall and straight, the navy hounds tooth suit he is wearing is stylish and well fitting, and he looks very young – which he is at just 24 years of age. But the thing that is most surprising is how healthy and vibrant Ali looks despite the fading scar across the front of his throat.Issue 11 - May 2017
Trauma Cover improvements over the years...
These benefit improvements apply to all clients courtesy of our guaranteed upgrade feature:Issue 11 - May 2017
Partners Life gets Rating Uplift
A.M. Best has upgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to bbb+ from bbb and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) of Partners Life Limited.
Partners Life names Jim Minto as new Chairman of Board
Coming off its first five years of successful start-up development and rapid growth, New Zealand's leading life insurer Partners Life has appointed well-known and respected Australasian industry personality Jim Minto as its new Chairman.
Welcome to Partners Papers 10 - Whats all the fuss about?...
You may have noticed an increase in media coverage over recent months regarding financial advisers, more specifically relating to insurance commissions and a thing called ‘’churn’’.Issue 10 - November 2016