Story: Insurance

Life begins anew

Life begins anew

Endowment insurance policies pay out not when the policy-holder dies but at an earlier point in their life. This 1960 leaflet from Government Life Insurance promotes its endowment assurance as offering a happy and secure retirement.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-A-INSURANCE-1960-01-front

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Alan Henderson, 'Insurance - Government regulation and control', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 March 2024)

Story by Alan Henderson, published 11 Mar 2010