Monthly Archives: May 2011

Life Assurance – The HIV Question?

A message from our sponsors … In 2005 the Association of British Insurers issued new guidelines which encouraged insurance companies to provide Life Assurance for people living with HIV. It took a further four years for insurance companies to actually issue the first HIV Life Assurance policies, releasing HIV Positive people from discrimination that had existed for […]

What is? … HIV Life Assurance

HIV Life Assurance is taken out by people living with HIV to protect themselves in the event of death. Most HIV Life Assurance policies taken out are either Level Term Assurance or Decreasing Term Assurance plans. Traditionally the UK Life Assurance Industry has not been very friendly towards HIV Positive people in the past. HIV people were excluded […]