Category Archives: Gay Income Protection

HAPPY PRIDE SEASON … SUMMER 2018 … LGBT Insurance Survey 2018

Our friends at Compass would like to take the opportunity of wishing everyone a very happy Gay Pride season. We feel that it’s sometimes important to remember people that have struggled and fought for the freedom, we are all able to enjoy in these more modern times and also take time think about people that […]

Gay & LGBT Mortgages … Hot Mortgage Topics 2017

2017 has seen many changes to the Mortgage Market in the UK, in particular to the types of mortgages available and the way that products are distributed. Since the end of the last recession there have been continued and relentless changes to mortgage criteria and the rules that govern mortgage lending. None of these changes […]

Compass and LGBT Insurance Featured In Money Marketing …

Our friends at Compass the LGBT Financial Adviser have recently been featured in Money Marketing the leading financial magazine. The feature debates the need for specialist Protection advisers in the LGBT Community and of course Compass came out very favorably in this feature … These are some of the quotes that were included from their […]

LGBT Insurance Discrimination Research Statistics …

Our friends at Compass were recently asked to comment on statistics that were released into the LGBT Community. The Financial Times – FT Adviser, approached them for an opinion because they are aware that they were the people that ended “hardcore” discrimination towards the LGBT Community by the UK Life Insurance Industry in 2005. They […]

Your Rights Are Our Business …. LGBT Life Insurance & Gay Life Insurance

Our friends at Compass first used this “strap line” over a decade ago, in the height of Financial Discrimination against gay men, when they were fighting for Equality on Insurance products. In September 2005 the whole of the UK Insurance Industry was forced to change their best practice towards gay men, because of the work […]

Compass Featured In The National Press – LGBT & Gay Life Insurance

Our friends Compass and Chris Morgan have been featured across the national press this last few months, with their latest LGBT Insurance Survey featuring strongly. In their latest survey it was established that Lesbian, Gay, Bi Sexual and Transgender people take out an average of £176,695 of Life Insurance. Chris Morgan has a long history […]

The Association of British Insurers – HIV & Life Insurance – New Guiding Principles & Consumer Guide …

Our friends Chris Morgan, Compass and Unusual Risks have been working closely with the Association of British Insurers on their new Guiding Principles for HIV and Insurance over the last 12 months, and they are very pleased to be supporting the recent launch of the new HIV and Life Insurance Consumer Guide. They are very […]

LGBT Insurance Survey 2016 … Gay Life Insurance

Our friends at Compass, the Gay insurance advisers have today published their latest survey into the insurance needs of the LGBT Community. The research measures the Average amount of Life Assurance currently being taken out by Lesbians, Gay Men, Bisexuals and Transgender people, including policies taken out by LGBT people living with HIV. This year […]

Where Can Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People Find The Best Life Insurance Advice?

Lesbian and Gay Insurance seems to be a very popular subject in the UK national press at the moment, with what appears to be a special focus on applicants being treated “sensitively” by Insurance companies … The national press campaign in question seems to miss the most important point, that UK life Insurance companies have […]

Gay Life Assurance & Gay Life Insurance – Latest News …

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) have recently been consulting with stakeholders from within the Gay Community about their new “Guiding Principles” for insurance companies around HIV and Insurance. Some of the community stakeholders that have recently been consulted include National Aids Trust, Terence Higgins Trust, Nam Aidsmap, HIV Scotland, George House Trust and Waverley […]

  • About Us

    Pink Finance was first launched in the year 2000, as the UK’s first gay finance magazine. Over the years we have covered many discrimination issues affecting gay, lesbian, bi sexual and transsexual people.

    Our articles cover issues such as Gay Life Assurance, Gay Life Insurance, Gay Mortgages, Gay Income Protection, Gay Critical Illness Cover, HIV Life Assurance, HIV Life Insurance and HIV Mortgages.

    We also include feature articles on planning Life Assurance and Mortgages for LGBT and Alternative Families, along with articles with subjects such as Pensions and Investments for LGBT people.

    Our editor, Chris Morgan was part of the consultation group that led to the introduction of HIV Life Assurance and HIV Life Insurance for people living with HIV.

    He was a consultant to the Association of British Insurers for over five years and served on their HIV Insurance Working Group.

    Chris has recently rejoined the ABI working group, assisting them with their latest Best Practice guidelines and agreeing to write a new HIV and Insurance consumer guide.

    Our sponsors Compass have a long history of supporting worthy causes within the gay and HIV communities. Currently they are supporting NAM AIDSMAP who work to change lives by sharing information about HIV and AIDS.

    They believe that, wherever you are in the world, having independent, clear and accurate information is vital in the fight against HIV and AIDS.

    Compass Mortgage & Insurance Services is Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.