Monthly Archives: May 2010

Our ‘sponsors’ Compass hit national headlines in the Pink Paper ….

Compass, the gay financial advisers are this week praising Life Assurance providers after the last remaining companies increased their HIV testing limit to £1,000,000 for gay men.

Gay Life Assurance – The Latest

Finding Gay Life Assurance, Critical Illness Cover and Income Protection can be a tricky business, so following our series of ‘classic’ Pink Finance articles here’s an up to date guide to buying Gay Insurance products in the United Kingdom.

Sexual Behaviour

Are you promiscuous? This month Chris speaks to a client who is concerned about his sexual history affecting his Life Assurance premiums.

Application Changes !

Are you facing questions about your same sex partnership? Chris advises one client being asked about his relationship on a Life Assurance application.

Equal Opportunities!

On the 30th September 2005, we will finally have the opportunity to insure our lives, partners and income without fear of discrimination. This will be the end of a personal journey that started back in March 1999, with a promise to remove the ‘gay question’ from all Life Assurance application forms.

  • 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.