My story

Young, fit and fully covered – Sam’s story.

When you're young, fit and healthy, ‘it’ll never happen to me’ is a common reason to avoid getting life insurance. But Sam’s story proves that a little cover can go a long way, especially during the tough times.

Sam came to New Zealand from a southern corner of Ireland  with the idea of working on a dairy farm. He loved the country, and his job, so much that he decided to stay. A hard worker, Sam noticed something wrong when he started to get tired and fatigued on the job. After visiting his GP, he was diagnosed with testicular cancer.

What would have come as a shock to a young man, soon turned to concern about his job, his income and the operations and treatment ahead. Thankfully, his policy kicked in, and we were able to help Sam throughout his journey.


Read more from our July or September issue of Be Free