Wednesday, 20 October 2021
We're for making life easy (including life insurance claims)
One of the things people worry about, or are cynical about, when it comes to life insurance is claims.Getting facts about life insurance claims and pay-out rates is tricky.
Tuesday, 5 October 2021
Pinnacle Life recognised for Innovation (Industry awards 2021)
We are super proud that we are a finalist in the 'Innovation of the Year' category in the New Zealand Insurance Industry awards sponsored by ANZIIF.
Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Take time to korero – Pinnacle Life and Mental Health week
Mental Health awareness week kicks off next Monday.
Wednesday, 8 September 2021
We're for making life easier – top 7 kitchen utensils
While most of the country move to level 2 and can enjoy the delights of not just take-aways but eating out as well, Aucklanders must continue to self-cater.
Tuesday, 24 August 2021
Life Insurance, vaccines & Covid-19 – your questions answered
With another lockdown in place for the near future and vaccines gaining momentum, we thought it was time to share our answers to some of the questions we're getting from customers about Life Insurance, Covid-19 and vaccines.
Wednesday, 11 August 2021
7 things you need to do now the Olympics are over (start today)
If you're anything like the team at Pinnacle Life, your television viewing shot up in the last couple of weeks while you gorged on sport and athleticism.
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
How to make life easy – 7 hacks to start today
For those of us with school kids, this week can be a bit of a mixed blessing.
Wednesday, 14 July 2021
How is money affecting our wellbeing? (latest research from the FSC)
Worrying about money can be bad for our mental health, and poor mental health can be bad for managing money.
Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Matariki. A time to reflect and reset
There's something quite calm about a winter reset.
Tuesday, 15 June 2021
What is a good amount of life insurance? (3 ways to calculate)
What is a good amount of life insurance is one of the most often asked questions we get at Pinnacle Life.
Tuesday, 1 June 2021
Change in income? How should that affect your life insurance?
A pay rise is something most of us like to dream about, but with an income decrease, we do less daydreaming and more serious thinking and planning.
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Life Insurance, suicide and taxes (explained simply)
Suicide and taxes are among the most ‘googled’ terms when looking for life insurance, as there is a lot of confusion and misinformation about how they might affect your life cover.
Monday, 10 May 2021
Our own insurance young gun - Amy Cavanaugh GM Operations!
We’ve had a couple of things to brag about lately at Pinnacle Life.
Tuesday, 4 May 2021
What does a modern-day mother look like? And is Mother's Day still relevant in 2021?
At Pinnacle Life, we think a lot about who matters to us. Mothers, in whatever shape or form, matter.
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
What does life insurance cover? (and what's not covered)
Life Cover is a simple product.
Wednesday, 7 April 2021
What's a life insurance claims rate and why should you care?
Recent research conducted here at Pinnacle Life indicated a cynicism about life insurance claims payments.
Wednesday, 24 March 2021
Insurance is important even if you rent
If you’re worried about paying rent and putting food on the table each week, you’ve not got money going spare.
Tuesday, 9 March 2021
Our 8 top tips to having your best Autumn health yet
We scoured the health and wellness websites, googled health experts and asked our staff to come up with what we think are the 8 top tips for your best health this Autumn.
Thursday, 4 March 2021
Want life insurance advice without talking to anyone?
What if you could get advice about life insurance without paying a cent? And without having to talk to anyone? Where you are the expert?
Pinnacle Life is excited to be able to offer you just that. A tool you can use to get the advice you need, about what life insurance is right for you.
Wednesday, 24 February 2021
Rainbow families need Life Insurance too
With the pride festival winding down this week, we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge rainbow families. We know that finding the 'missing ingredient' takes consideration and planning that most heterosexual couples haven't had to give a second thought.
Wednesday, 10 February 2021
What do Valentine's Day and Life Insurance have in common?
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
Feeling stressed about money ? 7 steps to get back on track
If you've got school-age kids, you'll be hitting the final countdown for school to go back.
Tuesday, 12 January 2021
How do I choose a life insurance provider? A simple guide
We happily choose electricity providers, mobile phone companies and even car insurance providers for ourselves, so why does choosing a life insurance provider feel so much harder? If it's the first time you've decided that you need cover, and you've figured out how much you need, the next question is how to choose your provider.
Tuesday, 15 December 2020
Favourite Christmas ads for 2020
Something happened to time this year.
Wednesday, 2 December 2020
Five Life Insurance Myths - Busted
There are lots of excuses we use to delay getting around to sorting out our life insurance.
Wednesday, 18 November 2020
The 'new' great kiwi bucket list – what's on yours?
At Pinnacle Life we love bucket lists.
Wednesday, 4 November 2020
Why women need to start talking Finance and Life Insurance
Why do women not have the same financial knowledge as men? A new survey has highlighted that women’s financial knowledge falls far below men.
Wednesday, 21 October 2020
10 reasons to be happy you're back in NZ
For anyone returning to NZ, the welcome chorus of Maori powhiri and birdsong as one walks through the arrival's hall can be an emotional roller coaster.
Tuesday, 6 October 2020
How to talk about life insurance with your partner
Talking about life insurance means talking about death.
Wednesday, 16 September 2020
How to join in Māori language week - even if you're a beginner
Many Māori were denied recognition of te reo as their first language, including generations who had their knuckles rapped in school for speaking Maori.