Funeral insurance



The perceived value of insurance for low-income households

This report provides an extensive analysis of how low-income households both value insurance and what they consider when making their insurance decisions. The findings point to both practical barriers, such as cost, for low-income households, as well as attitudinal differences in the perception of how...
Journal article

The cost of dying

How do you address the costly business of funerals for those that can’t afford them? SVA and a host of unlikely partners might just have nailed it with an initiative tackling both funeral costs and the way people save.
Audio interview

Consumer groups shocked by Federal Court ruling on funeral insurance

Consumer groups are aghast at a Federal Court ruling they say will entrench disadvantage among Aboriginal people. The Government had planned to restrict welfare recipients from buying funeral insurance, but the court has stopped it from going ahead.