Research finds over 40 per cent of workers think they would last less than three months before running into financial difficulties.
New product range will initially only be available via Lifesearch.
Provider says new technology has “transformed how customers buy income protection”.
New appointment speaks of “ambitious plans” for growth.
Statement of best practice has meant the share of declined claims has steadily fallen, trade body states.
Aviva claims updates to Friends Life benefit calculator will make it a “positive experience for advisers.”
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