Critical illness costs UK economy £15 billion a year

Critical illness costs UK economy £15 billion a year

Problems caused by critical illness are costing the UK economy £15 billion a year according to a Cost of Critical illness report by Legal & General. The insurer says £9.3 billion is related to cancer in all its forms and those returning to work after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis earn an average £8,000 a …

UK families running risks with critical illness

uk families running risks with critical illness

UK families are running the risk of their finances being hit by critical illness, despite insurance packages being available to protect them from as little as £5 a month. Scottish Widows believe we are ‘woefully under-protected’ should serious illness strike.