LifeSearch reveals UK's 'worrying' lack of life insurance cover

2017 Health, Wealth and Happiness Report

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Emma Thompson: "Perhaps through the media's focus on Brexit and terrorism, our awareness of national issues is greater than more personal risks."

More than two-thirds of the UK adult population either have not purchased any life insurance (57%) or are unaware whether they have or not (11%), research from LifeSearch has found.

According to the firm's Health, Wealth & Happiness Report 2017, just over a quarter (27%) of over-55s had life insurance and were the most under-insured out of all of the age groups surveyed. Ju...

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