Rise in protection cold calls - beware

Don't get fooled

There have been reports of a rise in cold calls off ering alternative protection policies, with telesales companies appearing to take advantage of an increased awareness of the importance of life and health protection due to the pandemic.

Cold callers have been trying to take advantage of consumers by telling them, for instance, that they work with all the major life insurance providers and are ringing to review their current policy. The cold caller is then reported to talk about recent changes, including in life expectancy, which means they can save you money.

This leads them on to off ering you a cheaper policy.

As we all know, cheapest is not always the best. Before making any changes to your protection policies, contact us.