iSelect have been around since 2000, and pride themselves on providing ease of comparison and choice to customers, making it easier to compare and save when purchasing health insurance.
The process should take no longer than 10 minutes as you are take through a questions relating to your health insurance needs and requirements. Your info will be analysed by iSelect, and you will be given a shortlist of policies which will be ranked in order of best fit to the information you provide. You can then select the best health insurance policy that suits your situation.
There is no cost for this service and you do not pay extra should you choose a health insurance policy through iSelect.
Choosing an insurance policy can be a little bewildering, one of the more complicated policies is the choice of health insurance. This is because potential medical liabilities can be complex. There are many health insurance providers in the market, but choosing the best fit for you can be quite difficult. This is where iSelect health insurance comes in. The service will help you select the best policy from a wide range of providers that best suits your requirements.
iSelect is your one stop shop for health insurance needs, a single visit will really make your options clear and you can go about simply choosing the policy you prefer rather than visiting each provider.
The best thing about the iSelect service is it is completely free of charge, instead of levying a fee on you for helping you select the best health insurance policy for you, they charge the insurance company instead. If for whatever reason you are not happy with the service provided by your insurer, iSelect provide a number of options including customer service that is designed to help take care of your problem for no additional charge.
The whole idea behind this service is to quickly show you what choices are available to you and save you time and money in comparing health insurance providers.
Choice, the consumer group is advising consumers who live in places that are prone to flooding from taking out insurance in an irresponsible manner, whilst at the same time heavily criticizing the industry according to the insurance council.
Recently the advisory group held its annual Shonky Awards, where the group awarded lemon trophies for dubious dodgy and deceitful goods and services.
Choice singled out the insurance industry, following this summer’s flooding in Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales. Continue reading
Shares of Australian insurers that have exposure to Japan are vulnerable to sell offs amid investor fears that reinsurance costs will soar.
Australia’s largest insurer QBE Insurance Group also has the biggest exposure to Japan warned on Monday that it expects net claims of US$125 million. Its shares fell by 1 per cent on Monday, whilst rival Insurance Australia Group saw its share price decline by 2.6 per cent, with Suncorp falling 1.3 per cent. Neither IAG nor Suncorp have any exposure to Japan, but their shares still sold off as investors expressed concern that the two companies would be negatively impacted by rising reinsurance costs.
Australian insurance major IAG reaffirming recent guidance given to investors posted a 51 per cent decline in first have net profit.
IAG’s first half profit for the six months ending December 31 fell 51 per cent to $161 million from $329 million during the same time period in the previous year.