The true potential of protection insurance

The implications of the coronavirus pandemic are being felt by all of us around the world and without doubt these are extraordinary times, however we are working closely with all the major UK providers of protection insurance, determined to do the right thing by our customers and to be here... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow

Experts warn coronavirus crisis could lead to more cancer deaths

Prior to the Covid-19 crisis, it was reported that every 2 minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with cancer, every 7 minutes someone will have a heart attack, and every 12 minutes someone will have a stroke. These are undeniably worrying health statistics, but now experts Professor Harry Hemingway... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow

Insurance industry provides welcome news in uncertain times

During worrying times like these, being able to have the confidence that, if the worst did happen, you’d get a successful life insurance pay out if you, or your family, ever had to make a claim,  is more important than ever. New figures released last week by the Association of... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow


11th February 2020, Essential Insurance, one of the UK’s largest personal, business and HNW protection insurance brokers - specialising in life insurance, income protection, critical illness cover and group risk - today announced the appointment of David Jackson as Relationship Director.  Jackson will oversee the future growth of Essential Insurance’s... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow


Essential Insurance is proud to be one of the first companies to win the Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award. The prestigious Platinum Trusted Service award is reserved only for those businesses that go above and beyond to provide a consistently excellent service and dedicate themselves to acing their customer experience... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow

How to buy life insurance and get it right

As parents, we want to see our children grow up happy, healthy, safe, secure and successful. The thought of not being there, and the effect that would have on them, is almost too distressing to think about. However regrettably, a parent of a child under 18 dies every 22 minutes... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow

A monthly payment could become your life saver

It's not nice to think about what would happen if you found yourself unable to work because of a serious illness. Far too many of us adopt an ostrich-like response that the worst will never happen, or we choose to ignore how far our lifestyle could be devastated - that’s... Read More button-arrowbutton-arrow