Money Doctor: John Lowe on family finance

With the uncertainty surrounding DB pension schemes, you should weigh up all options before you make any decisions about your future, writes Brendan McGinn.

9th March, 2014

Question

My wife and I are in our mid-30s, and have just had our first baby. We've been told we need to update our life cover to reflect our little girl's arrival. How much cover do we need? How much will it cost?

Woody Allen once quipped that his idea of a nightmare was being stuck in a lift with an insurance salesman. Sometimes it is difficult to really see the benefits and need...

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