High cost of living can exacerbate financial catastrophe

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Australian life insurer, Integrity Life (Integrity) has warned the high cost of living in the latest CPI data, which, recorded an overall year on year increase from December 2018 – December 2019, may have particularly harmful consequences for underinsured Australians. The rising cost of living is disproportionately driven by the costs of the most important, life […]

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Integrity Life takes long-term outlook with launch of lifetime discount offer

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Australian life insurer, Integrity Life (Integrity) this week launched a lifetime discount offer, a move that it says strongly aligns with the best interests of advisers and consumers. Integrity has announced an 8% discount for the lifetime of a policy across its lump sum products (Life, Critical Illness and TPD). A move it says is […]

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Under-insured Aussies turn to crowdfunding in hard times

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The failure of people to take out adequate life, income protection and TPD insurance is driving a boom in online crowdfunding websites according to new research from Integrity Life (Integrity).   Integrity’s research found that Australians are stepping in to bail out those without adequate cover: 35% of respondents said they have donated following the death, illness or […]

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Australia, we need to talk about it

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Australians would rather talk to their partner about past relationships than address how they would manage their finances in the event of death or disability. These are the findings of recent research from Integrity Life (Integrity)[1], a new life insurance company that is urging Australians to consider the financial implications of their mortality. Integrity polled […]

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Integrity Life adds to product quality credentials with IRESS ratings

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Integrity Life continues to cement its position as a leader in product innovation and quality, announcing that it is now rated by and accessible to Advisers through IRESS. In this release, IRESS rated Integrity 100 for Life, Critical Illness and TPD, and a rating of 98 for Income Insurance across non-super policies, combined with Integrity’s […]

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Integrity Life rolls out first product enhancements 

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Australia’s newest life insurance company, Integrity Life, has announced nine enhancements to its products as part of its latest technology release.  The product and technology enhancements are available with immediate effect, bringing benefits to both advisers and their clients. Integrity Life MD, Chris Powell, commented, “When we launched to the retail market a few weeks ago […]

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Integrity Life strengthens senior team with collective of new hires

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New life insurance company, Integrity Life (Integrity), has strengthened its team with five new senior hires just weeks after its successful launch to the adviser market. The new hires span both the Group and Retail distribution teams. Liz Dzelmanis and Amie Pachos have joined Integrity’s Sydney distribution team as Business Development Managers and will play a […]

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New insurer to restore trust in life insurance 

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New life insurance company, Integrity Life (Integrity), has launched to the retail market. The launch follows Integrity’s successful pilot program, involving a pool of over 50 specialist risk-advisers, who helped co-create their new customer-focused life insurance proposition. The new proposition, which couples simplified value-for-money products with next generation technology, addresses the  evolving retail life insurance […]

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Royal Commission response from Integrity Life

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According to Integrity Life MD, Chris Powell, the recommendations in the Final Report of the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry will herald some positive changes for life insurance customers, and come at a time where the industry is already undergoing a shift in its models. “There has never been a […]

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Integrity Life grows retail team

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Integrity Life (Integrity) has announced the appointment of Julie James as Regional Manager – Retail, and Cornell Hoffman as Head of Finance. Julie will be responsible for building Integrity’s retail business in NSW, the ACT and QLD, while Cornell will oversee financial operations across the business. Managing Director Chris Powell said that Integrity continues to […]

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