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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 MoreHow to manage the impact of dying in the diaspora
Is this product only for Zimbabweans?
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 MoreIs this product only for Zimbabweans?
The consequences of not having a funeral plan & how it can affect your family
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 MoreThe consequences of not having a funeral plan & how it can affect your family
How do I pay my premiums?
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 MoreHow do I pay my premiums?
With the times that we are in, and people are suffering from depression, why is your waiting period for suicide death, 24 months.
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 MoreWith the times that we are in, and people are suffering from depression, why is your waiting period for suicide death, 24 months.
DIASPORA INSURANCE’S 2022 YEAR END PARTY -IN PICTURES
December 29, 2022 Diaspora Insurance News, South Africa News
The Diaspora Insurance SA team celebrated their denim and black themed year end party in style. We were graced by the presence of the Directors all the way from the UK at the event. The day was filled with laughter, games, food and ended with a dance-off.… Read MoreDIASPORA INSURANCE’S 2022 YEAR END PARTY -IN PICTURES
KZN FLOOD DEATH TOLL RISES TO 448
April 20, 2022 Diaspora Insurance News, South Africa News
By EyeWitness News KWAZULU-NATAL – The death toll from the devastating floods in KwaZulu-Natal has risen to 448. The latest figure was confirmed by KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikala a short while ago. This comes as Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said the international community had rallied behind South Africa as it battled the aftermath of deadly storms. Government declared a national state of disaster over the severe weather that has led to the latest number of deaths in KwaZulu-Natal alone. Relief efforts have been underway to find shelter for displaced people and to recover the bodies of… Read MoreKZN FLOOD DEATH TOLL RISES TO 448
Durban-born musician Mira Calix has died, aged 52
March 29, 2022 Diaspora Insurance News, South Africa News
Mira Calix has died, aged 52. The ‘One on One’ electronic musician – who was born Chantal Passamonte in Durban in South Africa -has passed away, according to her record label. In a statement, Warp Records wrote: “We are devastated to learn about the death of our dear Mira Calix.” “Mira was not only a hugely talented artist and composer, she was also a beautiful, caring human who touched the lives of everyone who had the honour of working with her.” They praised the ‘Absent Origin’ creator – the first female to sign with them – and her work for… Read MoreDurban-born musician Mira Calix has died, aged 52
Diaspora Insurance Team in South Africa visits Cradle of Humankind
March 2, 2022 Diaspora Insurance News, South Africa News, Uncategorised
What a great and refreshing time: The Diaspora Insurance team took some time out to nurture team building and bonding through sightseeing visits, dining, games, and more. The team together with the CEO of Diaspora Insurance Jeff Madzingo took some time off in February of 2022 to refresh and reflect after a very successful 2021. Diaspora Insurance’s peace of mind ethos does not just apply to customers. The company wishes peace of mind to every human being and more so to the staff. “Charity starts at home and we foster a peaceful and happy working environment knowing very well that… Read MoreDiaspora Insurance Team in South Africa visits Cradle of Humankind
South Africans in the UK Get Together
March 1, 2022 Diaspora Insurance News, South Africa News
South Africans in the United Kingdom had an enjoyable night on Saturday 26.02.2022. They held a 60s/70s soiree in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Since this was their first time to come together as a community since the COVID-19 pandemic, they appropriately named the event Van Toeka Af – meaning since the beginning or for a long time or way back, in Afrikaans. They wanted to take their community to the beginning, before COVID, when people were free and enjoyed life to the fullest. The CEO of Mzanzi Ltd, the organisation that put together this event, Mr. Joel Sedumedi, explained that older… Read MoreSouth Africans in the UK Get Together