IRDAI asks insurance companies to cover mental illness in policies
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has directed all the insurance companies to make a provision to cover mental illness also in insurance policies.
Aug 18, 2018
Kerala floods: Insurers asked to expeditiously settle claims
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India has issued guidelines on settlement of insurance claims of victims of floods in Kerala.
Aug 18, 2018
Become Insurance Smart: Duties of a policyholder to be better insured
Insurance products require Investor's awareness and smartness right before buying to availing. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority ( IRDA) has also laid down some attributes of a smart
Aug 16, 2018
Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana now available at Airtel Payments Bank
Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana”- a government-backed life insurance scheme offers Rs 2 lakh life insurance cover for a nominal premium of Rs 330 per annum.
Aug 16, 2018
Explained: How technology can help make buying insurance easier
From purchasing a policy to raising a claim to assessing risks more accurately, technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things and wearables can make it easier for both customers and
Aug 08, 2018
Life insurance investment: Understand traditional and non-traditional insurance plans
Non-traditional products like unit-linked insurance plans are there in the market which serve as both an investment and insurance. Whereas, traditional policies mostly invest in bonds and are low-risk
Aug 07, 2018
14 add-ons which will give your vehicle a full coverage
During the time of monsoon, it is wiser to opt for engine and gearbox protector cover to protect the engine and electronic circuit in the car. Water-logging which increases the chances of damage.
Aug 01, 2018
10 facts about life insurance which you must know before buying one
The contract of insurance follows the principle of uberrima fides, meaning utmost faith. The chances of your claim getting rejected are high if you do not provide the relevant information correctly.
Jul 30, 2018
New SC mandate on auto-insurance: How will it benefit customers
The new move by the supreme court has been done in order to reduce the number of vehicles plying without insurance and also to make sure that the accident victims receive the compensation they deserve
Jul 30, 2018
No claimaints for Rs 15,167 crore! IRDAI issues this instruction to 23 life insurance companies
As much as Rs 15,167 crore amount of policyholders is lying unclaimed with 23 life insurers, according to Irdai data.
Jul 29, 2018
8 mistakes which may lead to claim rejection by your auto insurer
The number of road accidents is too high. Adding insult to injury is the case where your insurance claim is declined. Sticking to the rules of the protocol becomes paramount in successfully achieving
Jul 27, 2018
Auto Insurance: 7 things you must ponder while getting your vehicle insured
Auto insurance can be one of the most overlooked to-do-list. So much so that we don't ponder before buying or renewing the policy. However, there are multiple variables one must keep in mind before ge
Jul 25, 2018
Irdai for minimising exclusions in health insurance policy
In a significant consumer-friendly move, insurance regulator Irdai today said it has started the exercise to minimise the number of illness/diseases which are not covered under the health insurance po
Jul 24, 2018
Future Generali India launches policy to cover diseases like Malaria, Dengue, Zika virus
Future Generali India Insurance Company Limited (FGII) is a joint venture between retail giant Future Group and global insurer Generali. They have released an insurance policy called "Future Vector C
Jul 24, 2018
Life Insurance: Protection policies drive new premium
This year will be moderate for ULIP inflows though focus on the protection business will continue to drive value of new business for large insurers.
Jul 20, 2018
Life insurers see soft APE growth in June
The life insurance industry reported flat premium growth in June.
Jul 17, 2018
Life Insurance: Can you extend the period of a term plan? Here is the answer
An insurance policy is a contract that you agree to at the time of the policy purchase.
Jul 17, 2018
Insurance: Growth momentum eased in June
While the growth momentum seems to be moderating, we maintain that predisposition for savings will persist and the industry will regain its growth tempo.
Jul 16, 2018
New premium collection of life insurance companies rose by nearly 15 per cent to Rs 16,611.57 crore in June
New premium collection of life insurance companies rose by nearly 15 per cent to Rs 16,611.57 crore in June compared to the same month last year, according to the Irdai data.
Jul 13, 2018
‘Private general insurance firms post higher growth than PSU players’
With a 55 per cent marketshare, private general insurance companies outpaced their public sector counterparts in 2017-18, growing at 22 per cent, according to a report.
Jul 12, 2018
HDFC ERGO launches “Title Insurance Policy”; risk related to defect in property title is covered
HDFC ERGO has announced the launch of “Title Insurance Policy”, an insurance product in the private insurance segment in India. The risk related to defects in the property title arising out of thi
Jul 10, 2018
Buying a life insurance policy? Here’s how to choose the right insurer
Life insurance is the most secure way to provide safety to your loved ones. However, choosing the right insurer is not an easy job.
Jul 09, 2018
Health Insurance: NHPS rate not fixed, government will pay what market decides
Whatever the cost of the ambitious National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS), the government is committed to bear it, NITI Aayog member Vinod K Paul said on Monday.
Jul 03, 2018
Home insurance: Why you need to get your house insured today
An effective home insurance plan will help you in reducing the financial stress in case of any mishap.
Jun 29, 2018
Why life insurance is utmost important to Millennials
Getting the right life insurance policy is crucial for any Millennial who is looking to build a strong financial future for himself and his prospective families.
Jun 28, 2018
5 reasons why you should buy a life insurance plan today
Life Insurance has several benefits. We often ignore how valuable it can be because of the unawareness. Here are reasons why you must cover yourself under a life insurance plan today.
Jun 27, 2018
Private insurers focus on Ulips for individual business
The product mix is slowly shifting towards Ulips as stringent cap on surrender charges offer better proposition to policyholder than traditional par-savings.
Jun 22, 2018
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