No one fully knows what the future will bring but Friends First new risk check calculator provides some surprising statistics into the risks you face of:
- being unable to work for three months or more (due to an accident or illness)
- suffering a serious illness
- dying prematurely
- the probability of any of these life events happening before a chosen retirement age.
Most of us at some point in our lives have been affected by news of someone we care about falling seriously ill, being off work for a long period of time due to an accident or illness, or dying prematurely. Yet many of us still think ‘it won’t happen to me’ or ‘I’m willing to take the chance’. The actual risk of something happening to you might be higher than you think.
Enter just a few personal details to see the risk check calculator results for you. The results give you a rough idea of the chances of one of the above events happening before your chosen retirement age.
Please remember, these results are only a guide and are not certain to happen. Everyone is different, as are their financial needs. If you are unsure about what to do next, speak to your Financial Broker.