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# life insurance

Last year
AXA firm fined €3,640,000 for failures in handling conflicts of interest and risk management
The Central Bank’s Seána Cunninham said the failures could affect the firm’s ability to fulfil its commitment to consumers.
All time
'Even if a sheikh is waving 100 or 200 million euros... Haaland is Dortmund's life insurance policy'
The Norwegian became the first player to reach 10 Champions League goals in just seven games for a single club.
Four out of 10 smokers lie on their life insurance applications
A study by the AA found a discrepancy between the number of people who smoke compared to the number of people who say they do.
'Losing a spouse is soul-destroying, but you need to be prepared'
“You never think it’s going to happen to you.”
Allianz is creating dozens of jobs in Dublin (again)
The health insurer has announced 100 new positions at its Dublin offices.
‘Well-known’ billionaire buys record-breaking €144 million life insurance policy
The payout more than doubles the previous world record, sold in 1990.
€168m in claims were paid out by Irish Life last year --- including one of over a million euro
Data from the company’s 2013 accounts shows cancer accounted for almost half of all life insurance claims.
'Small differences' can help you save up to €5,600 on life insurance
The National Consumer Agency compared four different companies to see how much could be saved – here’s what it found.
Irish Travellers are prospering in America and "make most of their money from life insurance"
Two secretive Traveller communities allowed a TV3 documentary-maker access recently. He found that after 200 years in the US, some of their traditions remain the same – while some are markedly different.
This man is the new CEO of Irish Life
Bill Kyle will take over once the acquisition of Irish Life by a Canadian firm has been completed.
Life insurance prices can vary by up to €7,500 - study
The National Consumer Agency found that smokers pay on average 90 per cent more for their life insurance.
Men "value themselves more than women", says survey
Figures released by a life assurance provider show that men spend more money on their life assurance than women do – raising the question if men value themselves more.