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Life insurance

Tens of thousands of Aviva customers to be refunded up to £100

About 50,000 Aviva customers will be refunded up to £100 each after the insurer admitted they had been overcharged

24 May 2018

Families hit by soaring funeral costs

The cost of cremations and burials is up by 5% in the last year with big variations in price depending on where you live

10 May 2017

Getting an annuity? Providers will soon have to tell you if there's a cheaper deal elsewhere

New rules from the regulator will force firms to tell you if their rivals are cheaper

25 November 2016

'I've got something unpleasant to tell you'

Protect yourself and loved ones from the 3Ds - Death, Divorce & Dementia

14 October 2016

Major strategy launched to improve financial skills

A major 10-year strategy to help consumers prepare for and manage their money has been published today

28 October 2015

Stonebridge to axe life insurance cover for thousands: consider alternatives now

Stonebridge set to axe its monthly renewable life protection product for thousands - consider getting cover elsewhere

19 October 2015

Got life insurance before March 1984? The price you pay may soon rise

Life insurance holders with policies taken out before 14 March 1984 could pay higher premiums from 6 April

2 April 2015

New insurance laws will stop insurers wriggling out of claims

The Insurance Act 2015 will help stop insurers unfairly rejecting customers' claims due to wrong information given

16 February 2015

Banks agree to improve complaints processes after FCA review

Several financial firms have agreed to improve the way they deal with customer complaints

17 November 2014

Are you due an Aviva refund? Insurer correcting 'historical errors'

Hundreds of thousands of Aviva life insurance customers could be due a refund

12 February 2014

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