Craig Nolly and Richard Toon - Abacus New Plymouth

Craig comes to us. He’s listened to our goals, our investment needs and our insurance needs & he’s sold us products that fit best to suit our lifestyle.
Louis & Barbara Kuriger

Craig has really looked after us, He’s gone and got the best deals. That’s his job.
Ross & Shelley Clark

Dealing with a specialist company like Abacus is vital. That relationship thing is absolutely important because you know someone is going to bat for you.
Steve Day, MD Pace Engineering

I am truly grateful to Jamie and consider myself extraordinarily fortunate to have received the benefit of his astute advice and assistance.
- J. F. Pickett

It has felt very good to know we have Richard and the team at Abacus Group Ltd on our side.
- Brian and Tracey Downes

Richard bent over backwards in his endeavours to help us every step of the way through the claim, making the process as simple as possible.
- John & Carole Lynskey

Trauma Cover



Many people take out life insurance policies, but a large proportion overlook the importance of taking out Trauma cover to cover yourself in the case of a serious illness without death. Trauma cover pays a lump sum or a regular income when you are diagnosed with specific illnesses or injuries. Unlike income protection, it does not rely on whether your can work or not, it is a lump sum payment that gives you the financial stability to pay off your mortgages and debts, go on a holiday, or if you’re in business, ensure your business can continue to run smoothly.

Around 42 of the most common illnesses are covered. Some examples of these are:

Trauma cover is also known as Living Assurance, Critical Illness Cover or Serious Care.

Why do I need Trauma cover?

Medical treatment both nationally and internationally is ongoing and rapidly advancing, which means New Zealanders have a greater chance of surviving than ever before. If you suffered a serious illness, would you be able to pay your debts or maintain your lifestyle? How hard would it be on your family?

Read a real life client story.  View PDF.


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Sovereign Living Assurance

Asteron Trauma Recovery Cover

Partners Life Trauma Cover

Sovereign Progressive Care