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With house prices increasing more in the first six months of 2017 than the whole of 2016 and the cost of renting now 8% higher on average than at the peak of the Celtic Tiger in 2008, renters in Ireland are stuck sliding down slippery paths to no savings and no mortgages rather than climbing successfully onto the property ladder. The question is: with these odds, how do you roll the dice and win?

If you rent your property you will still need the same protection as if you had a mortgage and by not having life insurance cover, generation rent could be generation lost.

When taking out a life insurance policy questions often arise, and because circumstances can change, it's a good idea to regularly ask yourself if your cover is working for you.

If you plan today, you can have the peace of mind that should the unimaginable become a reality, you have the support you need.

There is a common misconception that if you have health insurance you don't need serious illness cover, when in fact this couldn't be further from the truth.