Statistics from the Irish Cancer Society show that one in three people will develop cancer during their lifetime and for this reason, it is extremely worthwhile considering a comprehensive Cancer Cover that can help reduce the financial stress of living with cancer.
Most of us are aware of the medical implications of cancer and the dramatic effect it will have on our lives. But have you ever considered the financial consequences of living with cancer?
It is estimated that six in every ten* cancer sufferers experience increases in their household bills. Coupled with the potential reduction in earnings due to long periods out of work, this could have a significant impact on your finances.
Cancer Cover costs significantly less than traditional serious illness cover and so is an affordable way of providing financial protection. A person aged 35 can secure a cancer cover benefit of for a monthly premium of €22.37**.
The amount of Cover you purchase depends on how much you want to protect yourself financially. For a general idea, consider the following: