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Salary Protection 101

It may not be as well known as life or disability cover, but salary protection can be a lifesaver if you find yourself unable to bring in an income because of illness or injury. This type of insurance acts as a safety net for you and your family...

How does Salary Protection work?

Heard of Salary Protection cover? As the name suggests, this type of insurance safeguards a portion of your income in the event that you can’t work for a while due to illness or injury.

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9 Salary Protection FAQs answered

Ever considered taking out salary protection? If you have, you may have questions about this long-term insurance product which acts as a safety net for you and your family when you can’t work. Here, we answer nine of the ones we’re most often asked.

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Have you considered salary protection?

This long-term insurance product is designed to ‘safeguard’ your income in the event that you’re unable to work for a period of time due to injury or illness.

How to safeguard your salary

What measures can you put in place to guard against loss of income in the event that you aren’t able to earn a salary for a few months – or longer?