Apia insurance company launches Samoa’s first funeral cover insurance

Apia Insurance Company Ltd in partnership with the United Nation’s Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) today launched a new solution that can help ease some of the financial burden felt by grieving families. Picture: SUPPLIED

Apia, Samoa – For most Samoans, funeral payments are one of the big expenses in life creating severe financial stress trying to meet traditional obligations that can cost families up to $50,000 WST. Cultural traditions regarding obligations and hospitality arrangements at funerals often mean bereaved families obtain expensive loans at short notice. Apia Insurance Company […]

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