Monday June 1, 2020

The changing face of life assurance costs

A market review shows significant price changes in life assurance over the last ten years, writes Emma Kennedy, Personal Finance Correspondent

1st January, 2011

Life assurance policies have become significantly cheaper over the last decade, due to changes in lifestyle and medical advances, according to the latest market review by Caledonian Life.

The review found that consumers could now expect to pay up to €12,000 less over the term of their life assurance policy, compared with premiums in early 2001. Premiums have dropped by up to 41 per cent because of lifestyle changes and advances in medicine which mean...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The best writing and and the biggest stories of 2019 from the Business Post

Richie Oakley | 5 months ago

Denis O’Brien is back in court, residents continue to fight the Council on halting site and a row surfaces in government over rent control proposals

Leanna Byrne | 4 years ago