Your finances


You may be looking into buying insurance or making a claim. It can help to understand how cancer can affect insurance.

  • Cancer and buying insurance

    Insurance protects your finances against unexpected events. Cancer can sometimes affect buying insurance.

  • Health insurance

    Cancer may affect your decisions about buying or claiming on health insurance.

  • Life insurance

    Life insurance policies pay out money when you die. Having cancer may affect the life insurance you can get.

  • Protection insurance

    Protection insurance can pay out money if you become too ill to work or are diagnosed with a serious illness such as cancer.

  • Car insurance

    Your car insurance should only be affected if the cancer makes it difficult or dangerous for you to drive.

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