confusion over plan b advertising?

recently there has been a profusion of adverts on tv advising people to take out insurance policies to cover the cost of living in case of injury or disability that might cause us to become unable to work.Am l wrong to assume that the reason we pay 12% of our earnings as national insurance contributions is for that very same purpose.Maybe l should try confused . com

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
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    Yoo are quite right, the insurance is extra to any Govt health schems.

  • 9 years ago

    No, you're not confused. What they are suggesting is that the amount of money you receive after becoming disabled may not be enough. We have multiple "Plan B" deals here too. Helping to cover prescription costs for example.

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