Zurich Life Blog

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

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?
Nearly half of parents surveyed believe their financial situation has been negatively affected by COVID-19, according to new research carried out by Zurich.

When it comes to planning your future, saving is a great place to start. Whatever your goals are, saving with Zurich Ireland is a smart move. The ‘Zurich Ireland Voice Services’ Action offers you multiple savings calculators to help when it comes to planning for your future.

Zurich enhances customers’ experience by developing a digital voice assistants for the suite of Cost of Education Calculators.


From the age of anxiety to an era of opportunity, workers across the globe are worried about their futures. To tackle those concerns effectively we may need to transform the employee benefit landscape.

Parents in Ireland continue to take on rising debt to fund children’s education with secondary school costs now more than double that of primary.

For parents, the cost of sending children to college can be significant according to Zurich’s 2019 report into the cost of education in Ireland. But it’s not all bad news and parents are seeing the benefits of developing a savings habit early in their children’s lives.

The cost of sending children to secondary school continues to rise, but Zurich’s new cost of secondary education calculator can help parents to understand the costs involved and prepare in advance financially.

Remember back to 2014 when pretty much everyone was having buckets of ice cold water thrown over their heads to raise money for the ALS Association?
Back in 2010, Sydney Opera House went green for St. Patrick's Day. Since then, Tourism Ireland’s annual 'Global Greening' initiative seems to have been embraced the world over.