Providing that you read the small print set out in a policy and it is suitable for your circumstances then UK mortgage insurance can still be worthwhile taking out. There are exclusions in a policy and you must understand these if you are to be sure that a policy would work in your circumstances but providing it does it could help to keep the roof over your head if you lost your income through accident, sickness or unemployment.
If you were to be out of work for at least 30 days and the product meets your requirements then the UK mortgage insurance would start to pay out a fixed monthly sum each month which would be tax free. The income would last for up to 12 months and with some providers for up to 24 months and would ensure that you wouldn’t have to worry about finding the money each month to cover the cost of your mortgage.
UK mortgage insurance can be taken out to safeguard against the possibility of you coming out of work due to accident and sickness only, unemployment only or for accident; sickness and unemployment together but serious consideration has to be given to the product before you purchase it.
The premiums for the UK mortgage insurance can sometimes be extortionate and the advice that is given can be very little and this means that you have to take care as to where you get the insurance from. When it comes to getting the best deal on a policy then you should always take the advice of a specialist and a standalone provider will not only be able to give you the advice needed to ensure you get the right policy for your needs but also the cheapest premiums for the cover.
A standalone provider is typically cheaper than the high street and it is them usually where the information regarding UK mortgage insurance can be found to ensure that a policy is right for your circumstances.