How to buy life insurance
- Find the best type of life insurance for your needs
- Easy ways to cut the cost of a life insurance policy
- Pitfalls to watch out for when buying a policy
- Use life insurance to reduce your inheritance tax bill
What's in this guide
Which type of life insurance best suits your family's circumstances? We explain level-term, decreasing-term and whole-of-life options
Find out how shopping around, using a broker and visiting a cashback website can cut the cost of your life insurance policy
If you want to buy life insurance direct from the provider, we round up the cheapest deals
You could pay over the odds or invalidate your policy if you fall for these common pitfalls
Friendly societies are mutual associations, owned by their members. Long-term savings plans usually include life insurance as standard.
Discover two ways you can use a life insurance policy to cut your estate's IHT bill when you die and to speed up the probate process
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