Use Healthier Substitutes When Preparing Christmas Meals

By JN Life Insurance

The Heart Foundation of Jamaica is encouraging Jamaicans to consider healthier substitutes for food ingredients and reduce caloric intake during this Yuletide Season to minimise the potential of developing lifestyle illnesses in the New Year. The Foundation says that for many Jamaicans, traditional Christmas meals can be enjoyed by using healthier substitutes when preparing various…

Life Insurance Products Available After Retirement

By JN Life Insurance

Mr. Othneil Blagrove, senior manager – sales, JN Life Insurance says there are insurance products available for seniors, contrary to what many persons believe. The insurance executive explained that seniors can purchase insurance products that can provide them with coverage in years after retirement and that they should consider having a product that protects them…

Use Critical Illness Policies To Assist With Financial Planning

By JN Life Insurance

Othneil Blagrove, Senior Manager for Sales, JN Life Insurance, is urging Jamaicans to make Critical Illness insurance a part of their financial planning because of the high cost associated with caring for persons with Critical Illnesses such as breast cancer. Mr. Blagrove explained that the need for families to invest in a Critical Illness insurance…

Earning an Income during Retirement

By JN Life Insurance

Othneil Blagrove, Senior Manager for Sales, JN Life Insurance Company. “Many persons are opting to find creative means, or a side job, to earn an income during retirement; and this is commendable because the extra income can supplement their pension from their retirement scheme, or from the National Insurance Scheme,” says Othneil Blagrove, Senior Manager…

Victoria Jubilee Hospital, accepts a gift basket from Hugh Reid

By JN Life Insurance

Caption: Kishauna Griffiths, a patient at the Victoria Jubilee Hospital, accepts a gift basket from Hugh Reid, general manager, JN Life Insurance Company Limited during a presentation to mothers at the institution in Kingston on Sunday, May 9.  The women were provided with the gifts courtesy of JN Bank  and JN Life Insurance Company. Twenty-five…

Increase Pension Contributions Where Possible – JN Life GM

By JN Life Insurance

General Manager, JN Life Insurance Company, Mr. Hugh Reid, is urging Jamaicans, who contribute to an individual retirement scheme, to increase their contributions to the maximum of 20 per cent of their earnings, where possible. Mr. Reid, who also urged Jamaicans who are a part of the labour force, to become a member of an…

Use Experience Of Pandemic To Implement Business Continuity Plan – Earl Samuels

By JN Life Insurance

Earl Samuels, chief development financing officer at The Jamaica National Group, believes the COVID-19 pandemic represents an opportunity for companies to implement business continuity planning and undertake risk assessments as a function in their business operations to become more resilient. He stated that business continuity planning and risk analysis should be undertaken by companies going…

Resist The Urge To Cash-In Insurance Policies – Experts

By JN Life Insurance

With the COVID-19 pandemic affecting many persons financially, two of the country’s leading insurance executives are advising policyholders to resist the urge to cash in on the investment portion of their policies. Mr. Orville Johnson, Executive Director of the Insurance Association of Jamaica said the insurance industry paid out $23.2 billion in claims in 2019,…