Zurich Life Blog

A round up of all the latest news, views, commentary and analysis on the insurance, pensions and investment industry.

The Zurich Cost of Education Survey 2021* reveals the staggering costs for college students whether they are living at home or in rented or student accommodation.
The Zurich Cost of Education Survey 2021* highlights the cost of primary school in Ireland and gives a breakdown of the back to school shopping list. 
The Zurich Cost of Education Survey 2021* highlights the cost of secondary school in Ireland and provides some handy tips and tools to manage your back to school budget.  

Congratulations, you’re getting married! Getting into the nitty gritty of planning is an exciting time. Here’s five tips to get you started.

If you are considering starting a home improvement project, take two minutes to read this article. It will save you time in the long run.  

Remodelling your home can increase the resale value and is a good opportunity to modernise and make your space more functional.

The arrival of Covid-19 may have added to the stress of planning a wedding last year, but if you’ve rescheduled or are thinking of getting married post the pandemic, this article will give you handy tips to prepare for your wedding day. 

Due to Covid-19, we are all spending a lot more time at home and lockdowns have spurred people to save for home improvements. Wherever you are in your home improvements journey, we've got some great advice on getting started, planning and saving.

Research by Zurich reveals that 78% of people who have a financial advisor believe the advice they have received has had a positive impact.
Some people are sandwiched in the middle of family lines, providing for both children and parents. What financial pressures do they face, and what are the advice needs of this sandwich generation?