Income Protection specialist, dg mutual, paid over 99% of its claims in 2009 for the second year running, reaffirming the mutual society’s commitment to support members.
As a mutual society, dg mutual is owned by members who all receive a share of the profits when their Income Protection Insurance policy ends.
The society provides a regular tax-free income to members if they can’t work because of illness or injury and specialises in Income Protection for self-employed professionals.
In 2009, dg mutual received the highest number of claims for ‘Infections’ with 40% of members claiming against Swine Flu and viral illnesses.
Chief Executive, David Thompson, hopes the news will boost the popularity of Income Protection Insurance amongst the self employed; “Customers are understandably looking for a company they can trust and our claim rates demonstrate our...