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James Martin

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James Martin is a senior writer for Insurance at Finder. He has written on a range of finance and business topics for over six years and his work has been featured in publications including The Irish Times, Companies 100, In Business and Q Magazine (UK). As a trained journalist, he can drill into the finer details of financial products to help you save time and money. James is a committed sports fan, novel reader and he holds a Tier 1 General Insurance (General Advice) certification.

Latest articles by James Martin

197 articles written by this author

Travel insurance that covers COVID

Here's how travel insurers are responding to the pandemic.

James Martin 6 April 2022
Travel insurance that covers COVID

How much should I spend on life insurance?

In these budget-conscious times, we asked 5 financial experts how people should plan their life cover.

James Martin 4 April 2022
How much should I spend on life insurance?

“Head to toe”: How the medical underwriting process works

Find out what typically happens in a life insurance medical assessment.

James Martin 31 March 2022
“Head to toe”: How the medical underwriting process works

How much is your health insurer putting up prices this week?

With health insurers increasing their premiums from 1 April, now is a great time to lock in a better deal.

James Martin 30 March 2022
How much is your health insurer putting up prices this week?

Private health insurance tax guide

If you just turned 31 or have started earning over $90k, you'll want to think about taking out health insurance now.

Gary Hunter & James Martin 26 March 2022
Private health insurance tax guide

What is the Medicare Levy?

The Medicare Levy is a 2% tax that goes towards funding the public health system – here's how it works.

Gary Hunter & James Martin 26 March 2022
What is the Medicare Levy?

Why was I turned down for life insurance?

Get clued up on how insurers view risk, the importance of accuracy in your application, and other tips to boost your chances of future success.

James Martin 25 March 2022
Why was I turned down for life insurance?

Travel insurance & COVID-19: Are you covered for cruises?

Find out which travel insurers are offering COVID-19 benefits for cruises.

James Martin 24 March 2022
Travel insurance & COVID-19: Are you covered for cruises?

Private health insurance rebate

What is the private health insurance rebate and how has it changed?

Gary Hunter & James Martin 18 March 2022
Private health insurance rebate

5 ways to tackle mould after floods

Learn tips on reducing mould damage and preventing issues from developing in your home

James Martin 11 March 2022
5 ways to tackle mould after floods
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