Cover yourself properly to ensure you earn even while ill

25 June 2019 - 05:05 By CHARLENE STEENKAMP

Not all income protection policies are created equal, and being aware of key features to look out for can avoid disappointment and a financial shortfall at claims stage.

An income protection policy pays out your income, or a percentage of it, when you are unable to work. It typically offers better protection against loss of income than a lump-sum disability cover, but you need to navigate some policy pitfalls...

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