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Services Offered by Diaspora Insurance: Flight Tickets and More Explained

The Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan (‘DFCP’) is a bespoke cover offered by Diaspora Insurance which is Authorised and regulated by the FCA, UK. Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan has been offering unrivalled benefits for over ten years. The Diaspora Funeral Cash Plans offers a host of benefits and various packages that are enough to cover flight tickets and other services needed for one to have a dignified send off.  The Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan does not look only into covering basic funeral expenses like the casket, and  flight tickets like most funeral directors do, but also looks further in covering various… Read More
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Currency Flexibility Explained: Policies in Different Currencies

The bespoke Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan is underwritten in the major currencies of the world: US Dollar, the Euro, British Pound, Australian Dollar and Canadian Dollar. These currencies are historically known to maintain their value over time compared to the rest of the world’s currencies.  Diaspora Insurance is a dynamic company which was formed with the goal to speak to clients’ needs, especially Diasporans who found themselves in trying times when grieving their loved ones. (Targeted at transnational citizens) First, we need to define what are Diasporans. According to the Oxford dictionary, it defines them as a group of people… Read More
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Managing the Impact of Dying in the Diaspora: Strategies and Support

For those who die in a foreign country, the cost of dying can be overwhelming. There are a variety of expenses associated with death, including funeral costs, repatriation costs, and more. In addition to these direct costs, you may also have to deal with legal and administrative costs. It is therefore important for individuals traveling abroad to plan ahead and take steps to protect their loved ones in the event of their death abroad. By understanding the potential costs involved, having a will in place, and ensuring family members have access to the necessary documents upon death, individuals can try… Read More
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Who Can Benefit from This Product? Exploring Diaspora Insurance’s Coverage

Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan is a bespoke product offered by Diaspora Insurance which is a very simplified product that guarantees peace of mind and comes on a guaranteed acceptance basis. Guaranteed Acceptance basis basically means we do not conduct any medicals both on application and on claiming, the following are the key features of the cover: Guaranteed acceptance with no medicals at all. Immediate US$, £, €, ZAR cash pay-out upon proof of death Worldwide cover, it truly is protection with no borders. Permanently US$, £, €, ZAR denomination policy Up to US$/£/€20,000 cover per life Body repatriation is not… Read More
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Understanding the Consequences of Not Having a Funeral Plan

When a loved one passes away, it can be a difficult time for the family and friends. Not having a funeral plan in place can cause additional stress and worry during this already difficult time. Without a plan, families may have to make decisions about the deceased quickly, without taking into account their wishes or financial situation. This could lead to financial strain as well as emotional distress. It is important to consider the consequences of not having a funeral plan in order to ensure that your family is taken care of after you pass away. Planning a funeral for… Read More
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Convenient Payment Methods: How to Pay Your Premiums with Diaspora Insurance

As Diaspora Insurance we pride ourselves in providing specialist and bespoke insurance products to transnational citizens otherwise called Expatriates or Diasporans. Diaspora Insurance is a global company that provides a global service to meet our clients’ needs all over the world. It is possible to pay premiums from anywhere in the world. As part of treating our customers fairly Diaspora Insurance has different ways that our clients can use to Honour their payments depending on their location. Below is a list of the payment options that we have: Recurring Card payments The recurring card payment option is available to Mastercard… Read More
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Addressing Mental Health Concerns: Waiting Period for Suicide Deaths

Suicide is defined as death caused by self-directed injurious behavior’s with the intent to die as a result of the behavior’s as defined by Institute of National Mental Healthy. A suicide clause is a provision in most insurance policies that states that the policy will be void if the policyholder commits suicide within a specified period following the policy start date. This period is usually two years. The Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan policy excludes any claim arising as a result of suicide (whether sane or insane) during the first 24 (twenty-four) calendar months from the date of commencement or reinstatement… Read More
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Day in the Life: The Challenges of Kenyans Living in the Diaspora

For many Kenyans living in the diaspora, life is characterized by a daily struggle. Life in the diaspora can be hard because people have to adapt to new and strange cultures, deal with language barriers and cultural differences, and deal with homesickness and economic struggles. Despite this, Kenyans living abroad have found ways to retain their culture while navigating through the various complexities of life in a foreign country. When you don’t have a supportive community nearby, living in the diaspora can be a lonely and depressing experience. It’s difficult to find anything that brings joy and optimism in this… Read More
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Understanding Waiver Premium Benefits in Insurance Policies

Waiver of Premium is an additional insurance for the protection of the risk of failing to pay your monthly premium itself and usually means that the policy premium will be paid for by the insurance company for after a pre-agreed deferment period if you are unable to work either due to serious injury or critical illness. Other stipulations may apply, such as meeting specific health and age requirements. It is therefore a benefit that can be added to protection insurance policies, like life insurance, income protection and critical illness cover. As a type of add-on cover, also called a ‘rider’… Read More
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Understanding Premium Payment: Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan Policy

Insurance cover is a contract between the insurer and policyholder to protect the policyholder against a specified risk for which the policyholder pays a premium for the benefit. With pure protection insurance, premiums are normally payable for as long as the cover is required by the policyholder. On Diaspora Insurance’s bespoke Diaspora Funeral Cash Plan whilst the policyholder is protected for life the premiums are not payable for life. As part of the treating customers fairly culture embedded in the Diaspora Insurance business model policyholders pay premiums until the age of 85 irrespective of when they started the policy. Paying… Read More
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