If you can’t work because you’re ill and you don’t have any insurance in place you’ll have to rely on what your employer pays you. Some employers are quite generous but plenty only pay statutory sick pay – and that’s currently less than £90 a week. And if you have a mortgage with your partner and one of you dies, with no insurance there could be a large debt to pay. Sarah spoke to Rose St Louis from insurance provider Zurich, to get the low-down on what women really want.
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